After the release of Dimitrios Grammozis, FC Schalke 04 is looking for a new coach for the coming season. A candidate should be Kosta Runjaic. But is the 50-year-old available at all?
Until the end of the season, you have found a coach at FC Schalke 04 in Eurofighter Mike Büskens. The 54-year-old club icon should lead the royal blue as much as possible back to the Bundesliga. But Büsk’s time as a chef coach is limited. Finally, a fresh coach should finally stand at the sideline. According to the latest rumors, Kosta Runjaic could be a candidate in Gelsenkirchen.
Runjaic has been training the Polish first division of Pogon Szczecin since the end of 2017 and is currently on the first place in the table of Ekstraklasa. But after the season, the 50-year-old, who was already looking for the VFR Aalen, Darmstadt 98, the MSV Duisburg, the 1st FC Kaiserlautern and 1860 Munich, is looking for a new challenge, as he announced at the end of last week.
“That’s not a simple decision, my heart hurts. But I’m still here. If you feel in life that you have to change something, then you have to do it,” Runjaic said at a press conference, but did not reveal how and where it goes on for him.
In Polish media, Runjaic has already been associated with two clubs since its familiaries: with Legia Warsaw and FC Schalke 04.
FC Schalke 04: Rouven Schröder is considered Runjaic fan
With both clubs, the coach should be in negotiations. According to “WAZ”, especially S04 Kosta Runjaics chief Rouven Schröder is considered a big fan of Runjaic’s work. The native of Viennese with German pass enjoy an excellent reputation and is appreciated by Schröder.
According to information from “Sky” is the speculation about a Schalke-engagement of Runjaic, however, nothing. According to the TV station, rumors have not been able to harden the rumors in more intensive research.
Although Runjaic is to have already found a new employer, the FC Schalke 04 is this according to “Sky” but not.