Greuther Fürth appoint new sporting director

Rouven Schröder has been appointed by Greuther Fürth as their new sporting director and has been given a contract up until 30 June 2015.

Schröder replaces Rachid Azzouzi who left the club last summer.

The club’s president, Helmut Hack said:

“Rouven Schröder has impressed us not only with his football-specific knowledge, but also on a personal level.”

The new sporting director had this to say about his hiring:

“I’m extremely motivated. We’ve been working as a team at this club and that’s how it will continue – that’s our great strength.”