We will not allow ourselves to be hurried – quality is taking priority over time here. I can confirm however that we are currently in productive discussions and have the feeling that we've identified the right candidates for our club and our philosophy.
He said: "Thanks to their commitment, we have not been left with a vacuum in the sporting director role... But as I said before, we wish to complete our management team with a new sporting director, despite the good work done in the absence of one and the extra responsibilities that others have taken on."
Krösche joined Leipzig in 2019 from SC Paderborn, where he had been Managing Director of Sport, and moved onto Eintracht to succeed Fredi Bobic, now the Sporting CEO at Hertha BSC.
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