Xabi Alonso will be the new coach of Borussia Moenchengladbach, the agreement between the two sides has been signed and he will lead the German club from June, replacing Marco Rose’s position.
Marco Rose is leading the team playing in the bundesliga, but they are currently in very bad form, losing 8 of the last 10 matches and being knocked out of the Champions League by Man City.
Despite having just won a strong 3-0 away victory over the weekend to temporarily forget the forgettable achievement, Bild newspaper reported that the leaders of Monchengladbach had made the decision to change the general.
Xabi Alonso will lead Monchengladbach
The credibility of the former Liverpool and Real Madrid midfielder is very high, he also has experience as a coach having coached in the B team of Real Sociedad, playing in the third division of Spanish football.
It has been reported that Xabi Alonso will rise to coaching at Sociedad’s first team, but with Imanol impressing in the current hot seat, Alonso has chosen to take a risk by leading a team playing in the Bundesliga. .
The 39-year-old former player ended his career at Bayern Munich in 2017, before joining Real Madrid’s youth academy to begin his coaching career.
He then returned to his boyhood club Sociedad in 2019 and has worked there ever since.
He has won 23 of the 48 matches of the Sociedad B team this season, they topped Group A, consisting of 10 teams from Group 2, of the tournament called Segunda B.
Xabi Alonso has had a bit of coaching experience
With his other former team Liverpool struggling in the Premier League this season, there have even been calls for him to take over at Anfield when his contract with Sociedad expires at the end of the season.
At Liverpool, Xabi Alonso won the 2005 Champions League, as well as an FA Cup and a Community Shield, and was loved by the club’s fans.