Coach Lukas Kwasniok will succeed Steffen Baumgart (49) at the second division club SC Paderborn. The East Westphalia announced on Monday.
The 39-year-old, who recently led third division 1. FC Saarbrücken to remarkable success, signed a two-year contract with SCP. Baumgart changes for the new season to the Bundesliga club 1. FC Köln, who, however, as seventeenth in the table, is in great danger of relegation.
“We are very happy that we have been able to hire an ambitious and ambitious head coach in Lukas Kwasniok, who fits perfectly into the requirements profile of the SCP07”, said Paderborn’s managing director Fabian Wohlgemuth.
The new coach has “a clear approach, strives for maximum success and attaches great importance to team spirit”. In Saarbrücken, the football teacher showed “that he can achieve great success with manageable financial possibilities,” said Wohlgemuth.