OL Mercato: While Pierre Bosch is not certain to spend the summer on the Lyon bench, one of the candidates for his succession is moving away from Lyon.
OL Mercato: Who to succeed Peter Bosz?
Appointed in May 2021 to replace Rudi Garcia, Pierre Bosch should not go to the end of his commitment with Olympique Lyonnais, that is to say until June 30, 2023. Regularly criticized for his disappointing results, the Dutch technician could perhaps be replaced by another coach in the weeks to come. It must be said that his record on the OL bench this season is not really recommended. Under his leadership, the Gones finished in eighth place in Ligue 1 and will not play in any European competition next season. A dismal failure for Les Gones, which could cost Pierre Bosch.
In the event of the dismissal of the Dutch coach, several names are already circulating in Lyon to replace him. And one of the avenues studied internally would lead to a certain Niko Kovac. foot market Recently revealing that the Croatian coach was the big favorite to succeed Peter Bosz. Especially since he has been free of any contract since leaving AS Monaco and his profile would please the OL boss a lot, Jean-Michel Aulas. Except that Niko Kovac should not join Olympique Lyonnais this summer, since he is approaching another destination.
OL Mercato: Niko Kovac close to a return to the Bundesliga
The German media Wolfsburger Allgemeine Zeitung reveals that Niko Kovac is close to committing to the VfL Wolfsburg. The case would be in very good progress between the different parties. After a mixed stint in France, the Croatian technician should therefore return to the Bundesliga, a championship he knows well for having trained Eintracht Frankfurt (2016-2018) and Bayern Munich (2018-2019). For its part, the management of Olympique Lyonnais should turn to other avenues to take the dreams of its first team, in the event of the departure of Peter Bosz.