Praise from the 2nd. Bundesliga. Sports director Armin Veh of the football-2-player 1. FC Cologne has congratulated the Bundesliga Schalke 04 on the commitment of Jochen Schneider as the new sports director.
“I was surprised that he has never become number one anywhere, to be honest. It is a very good handle for Schalke,”Veh told the newspapers of the”Funke Mediengruppe”.
Veh knows Schneider from his time at the VfB Stuttgart. I am convinced that he can do it, from his character, from his skill, from his intelligence. He also has the necessary network. He also had a large share in our championship 2007. He was also not in the front line, but he always had a clear opinion,”said Veh.
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Schneider, as successor of Christian Heidel at the royal flowers, is to receive a contract by June 2022. The 48-year-old is currently head of Sports and Internationalisation at RB Leipzig.