Former Bayer Leverkusen coach Heiko Herrlich is the top candidate to take over from Martin Schmidt as Augsburg coach.
|Heiko Herrlich.||Photo: Bayer 04 Leverkusen|
Heiko Herrlich is considered the most likely candidate for the vacant job as Augsburg coach, according to reports from Kicker and Bild.
Augsburg are set to announce a new coach following the dismissal of Martin Schmidt on Monday.
Herrlich could be presented as new the club's new coach as early as at a press conference on Tuesday, as per the reports.
The 48-year-old worked as coach for Bayer Leverkusen from the summer of 2017 until December 2018.
Markus Weinzierl and Manuel Baum have been linked with the job as well.