In the case of the return of Niko Kovac on the old site at Eintracht Frankfurt, the sun was shining as if on the Cote d’azur. Particularly good is the warm-heartedness fact, the former Coach of the Hesse and the new coach of AS Monaco but in the case of his reception on the Main. “It is like coming home. I am welcome, that I felt. Frankfurt is something Special for me,” he said after the 1:1 (0:0) in the test game on Saturday for the Bundesliga club, and added jokingly: “I have dealt more with you than with us.

The Principality is likely to be for him once more not a feel-good oasis. The claims of owner and billionaire, Dmitry Rybolovlev are high. Since October 2018, the Russian moved from the Trainer to the French first division club often. Kovac has since then been the number five when year-on-ninth, he again to the top and, if possible, for the ninth title. With Bayern Munich he won the 2019, the German championship and the DFB Cup, but had to go eight months in advance.

looking for apartment

“We have a lot of work ahead of us. Therefore, it is said, roll up your Sleeves,“ said the native of Berlin, after a poor performance of AS Monaco, the short before the final whistle, by Anthony Musaba (85. Minute) after the 1:0 by Gonçalo Paciência (58.) the draw made. “We have a heavy week in training camp behind us, that one has seen already. However, we are confident that we have the start of the season at the 22. August are prepared,“ said Kovac. The first opponent will be Stade Reims. To duel with Champions Paris St. Germain and Coach Thomas Tuchel it arrives on the 22nd. November.

After a week of Training in Monaco and in the training camp in Poland Opalenica want to get used to Kovac in the control and game Paradise only once. “I landed two weeks ago in Monaco and still live in the Hotel. It will still need some time,“ said the former Croatian national team player. “I’m looking for me a apartment. I’m in my own four walls and can sleep in your own bed.“ In addition, Kovac does not want to learn the French language to listen to like in the Frankfurt game, to the player only with “Allez” (Come on) cheering.