Lucien Favre is definitely the new coach of Borussia Dortmund. The 60-year-old Swiss rider signed a two-year contract until the summer of 2020 in the Signal Iduna Park.
Favre was for some time cited as the main candidate to be at Dortmund to get started, and after last week his departure from OGC Nice had announced that the negotiations gain momentum.
The former midfielder at the German club, the successor of Peter Stöger, who in december dismissed Peter Bosz succeeded.
Favre last year, was also already in the picture at Dortmund, but at the time, left OGC Nice him not to go, and chose the eight times champion, be sure to Bosz way to hijack at Ajax.
Favre grip this season with Nice, just next to European football. Last season ended his team on the third place in the Ligue 1. Nice switched Ajax out in the preliminaries of the Champions League.
The ex-international also worked in Germany with Hertha BSC and Borussia Mönchengladbach, and in his homeland at Echallens, Yverdon-Sport, Servette FC and FC Zürich.
Dortmund settled this year behind champion Bayern Munich, Schalke 04 and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim are on the fourth place in the Bundesliga and suggested thus a ticket for the group stage of the Champions League safely.
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