Gemany Head Coach Hansi Flick has been relieved of his duties with immediate effect.
Germany suffered a humiliating 4-1 defeat to Japan during the weekend, which put Flick’s job under immense pressure. In the run-up to hosting Euro 2024 next summer, the German national team has had a string of disastrous losses. The team has already lost four times in their previous five games, including losses to Colombia, Poland, and Belgium. Since March, they have also gone winless.
The Germany national team released a statement confirming the sacking. “Shareholders’ meeting and supervisory board DFB GmbH and Co. KG today, at the suggestion of DFB president Bernd Neuendorf, decided to relieve national coach Hansi Flick as well as two assistant coaches, Marcus Sorg and Danny Rohl, from their duties with immediate effect. Read the statement.