The favourites to replace him as Germany manager
Joachim Low will step down from his function as Germany supervisor following Euro 2020, it has actually been revealed.
The 61-year-old assisted Pass away Mannschaft to World Cup success in 2014, when they memorably beat hosts Brazil 7-1 in the semi-finals.
They went on to reach the semi-finals of Euro 2016, losing to hosts France, however then suffered an exit at the group phase of the World Cup for the very first time in 2018.
Low, who was assistant to Jurgen Klinsmann from 2004 prior to prospering him, had actually been contracted till the 2022 World Cup however has actually asked for an early departure following the conclusion of this summertime’s postponed competition.
“I take this step very consciously, full of pride and enormous gratitude, but at the same time continue to be very motivated when it comes to the upcoming European Championship,” he stated upon the statement.
“Proud because it is something very special and an honour for me to be involved with my country and because I have been able to work with the best footballers in the country for almost 17 years and support them in their development.
“I have great triumphs with them and painful defeats, but above all many wonderful and magical moments – not just winning the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
“I am and will remain grateful to the DFB, which has always provided me and the team with an ideal working environment.”
Low’s exit leaves among the most preferable tasks in world football up for grabs.
These are the present favourites to take the function:
Stefan Kuntz – 2/1
Jurgen Klopp – 3/1
Julian Nagelsmann – 6/1
Hans-Dieter Flick – 8/1
Jurgen Klinsmann – 10/1
Arsene Wenger – 16/1
Christian Streich – 20/1
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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.