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Jurgen Klinsmann is staying as the United States coach to the 2018 World Cup .
Six months before leading the Americans at the 2014 tournament in Brazil, Klinsmann agreed to a four-year contract extension through 2018. Hired as coach in July 2011, Klinsmann is gaining the additional title of technical director of the U.S. Soccer Federation. His new deal was announced on Thursday.
"One of the reasons we hired Jurgen as our head coach was to advance the program forward and we've seen the initial stages of that happening on the field and also off the field in various areas," said US Soccer President Sunil Gulati. "In the past two years he has built a strong foundation from the senior team down to the youth teams and we want to continue to build upon that success."
The 49-year-old coached Germany from 2004-06, leading the team to a third-place finish at home in the 2006 World Cup and then quit. He coached Bayern Munich in the 2008-09 season. After winning the 1...
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On Thursday, United States soccer coach Jurgen Klinsmann agreed to a four-year contract extension that will keep him with the U.S. team through the 2018 World Cup, while also making him the team’s technical director. The deal was a no-brainer for the U.S. Soccer Federation after Klinsmann turned around a lackluster team into arguably the deepest, most talented and most entertaining...
Sometimes, the sensible thing to do is nevertheless unexpected. On Thursday, the United States Soccer Federation announced that it had renewed its contract with United States men's national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann through 2018 in a plain press release.
His prior deal, which began on July 31, 2011, ran through 2013. The new contract will see to it that Klinsmann remains...
Even before leading the United States into next year's World Cup, Jurgen Klinsmann has been signed to stay on as the American coach for the 2018 World Cup.
Klinsmann agreed to a four-year contract extension through 2018, the U.S. Soccer Federation said on Thursday.
Coach since July 2011, his new deal gives him the additional title of USSF technical director.
The “Group of Death” won’t end Jurgen Klinsmann‘s tenure as head coach of the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team.
Klinsmann a new contract with the U.S. Soccer Federation on Thursda. His new deal will see him continue as national-team coach through 2018 and also make him U.S. Soccer’s Technical Director, according to USSoccer.com.
“I am very fortunate to continue the work...
In a wise move, the U.S. Soccer Federation gave head coach Jurgen Klinsmann a new four-year contract extension that will keep the former World Cup champion with the U.S. Men's National Team through 2018. He also becomes the Technical Director for U.S. Soccer.After a shaky start, Klinsmann's vision started to come to fruition in 2013, as the U.S. dominated CONCACAF qualifying...
Head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has extended his contract to remain in charge of the United States national team until 2018. […]
USA Faces The Group of Death – Or Glory - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It’s been awhile, and there’s still only two ways to look at the USA’s World Cup draw, there’s only two potential outcomes in Brazil: Death, or glory.
The natural and first reaction is that the draw was crushingly cruel to the USA. Jurgen Klinsmann, only wished that his team avoid his native...