“In medicine, one would say that it is an open heart surgery,” Rangnick said before his team in London’s groundbreaking Premier League game at Arsenal with a view of the relay change to the former amateur coach of the German champion Bayern Munich at the end of the season.
In his situation analysis a few days after the humiliating 0: 4 bankruptcy of the Red Devils at title candidate FC Liverpool, Rangnick said very clearly.
“It is crystal clear, you don’t even need glasses to recognize where the problems lie. For me it would not be done to make some minor adjustments to take a few smaller cosmetic measures. A little and there to change a little, and that is one of the few positive aspects of our situation, “said the 63-year-old.
Manchester had signed Ten Hag last Thursday as a future team manager. The Dutch received a contract in Old Trafford by 2025 with an option for extension by one year.
Ten HAG, who worked in Munich from 2013 to 2015 as a coach of the second team in the regional league in Munich, is currently on the bench with record champions Ajax Amsterdam. With the Ajacieden, the 52-year-old has good prospects for winning the title in the current season.
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In Manchester, Ten Hag will be the fifth festival coach since the farewell of the coaching icon Sir Alex Ferguson nine years ago. Before Rangnick’s taking office as an interim coach at the end of last year, club idol Ole Gunnar Solskjaer failed. At the end of the season Manchester will not have won a title in the fifth year.
In the league, the team around Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is still fighting for the consolation price Champions League-Platz. However, the team of Rangnick, who should remain in a different function in the club from the coming season, can no longer achieve this goal on its own.