Stefan koch is expected to lead the badly struggling bundesliga basketball team s.Oliver baskets wurzburg back on track, at least in sporting terms. The 49-year-old coach receives a contract at the last team in the table until the end of the season, as the unterfranken announced on friday. Koch will take office at the beginning of next week. At the home game against FC bayern munich on saturday evening (20.05 clock/sport1 live) will be once again michael meeks as head coach. After that, meeks will again serve as co-coach.
"Stefan koch is a very experienced coach who knows the league better than almost anyone else. We trust in his competence and experience and are firmly convinced that he will be able to turn things around in the athletic area, said steffen liebler, managing director of the financially stricken wurzburger. Due to debts of 835,000 euros, the baskets face sanctions by the league.
Koch most recently worked for the artland dragons, whom he led to the playoffs the past three years. However, he was unable to agree on a contract extension with the quakenbrueckers. Koch was named "coach of the year" in 2000 and 2005 excellent.
Bayreuth awaits berlin
the BBC bayreuth expects on saturday (19.30 p.M., oberfrankenhalle) alba berlin, which has won five of its seven bundesliga games. The newly formed team of coach sasa obradovic is also doing well in the eurocup. "It’s going to be an extremely tough home game for us", said the bayreuth coach predrag krunic. In the past two years, however, the upper franconians achieved much-celebrated surprise victories against the "albatrosses" in their own hall, so that the supporters of the medi team hope for the third strike tonight.
The 10. Matchday at a glance
saturday bayreuth – berlin (19.30 pm), quakenbruck – ulm, oldenburg – vechta, tubingen – frankfurt, wurzburg – munich (20.05 a.M./sport 1 live), hagen – ludwigsburg
sunday bremerhaven – bonn, weibenfels – braunschweig
monday bamberg – trier (19.30 hrs/livestream on sport1.De)