Dortmund Sack Bosz As Head Coach

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Borussia Dortmund have sacked head coach Peter Bosz and installed former Cologne boss Peter Stoger as his replacement until the end of the season.

"I'm really happy to be coach of this team and to be in this stadium", Stoger said as he appeared at the press conference. Bundesliga to the Europa League. But this season didn't go to plan.

BVB were also knocked out of the Champions League after finishing third in Group H and Saturday's 2-1 home defeat to Werder Bremen was the final straw for Bosz, whose six-month stint at the club came to an end on Sunday morning.

Dortmund previously had a 41-game unbeaten run at home, but since Leipzig inflicted a 3-2 loss on October 14, the side slumped to two defeats and a draw at the Westfalenstadion.

Bosz led Dortmund to its best-ever start in the Bundesliga with six wins and a draw from seven games and a league-high goal difference of 19.

Dortmund sit now on the 7th place with a 13 point gap to front runners and rivals Bayern Munich.

Dortmund is now without a win in eight Bundesliga matches having gone down to Bremen - which was second-bottom at the start of the match - thanks to goals from Maximilian Eggestein and Theodor Gebre Selassie either side of the interval. "We are training today at 3pm, tomorrow is still a training session, then we are on the way to the opponent". "For now it's about empathy and getting to know the team and the staff".

Brought in during the summer by BVB CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke and sporting director Michael Zorc to replace Tuchel, Bosz arrived in Dortmund as one of the hottest coaching prospects in European football.

The 54-year-old Bosz, a fluent German-speaker, signed a two-year contract with Dortmund.

"I stand here every time and people probably think: he says the same thing over and over again".

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