Wolfsburg’s caretaker-coach Lorenz-Gunther Kostner wants to know
if he has a future at the club sooner rather than later with a
decision over a permanent replacement for Felix Magath yet to be
Kostner was placed in temporary charge of the club following
Magath’s resignation at the end of October, and he has led the club
off the foot of the table and 10 points clear of the relegation
Yet the club’s new director of sport Klaus Allofs remains quiet
about his chances of being given the job ona full-time basis, and
the wait to find out is now getting to Kostner.
“I have taken the team from the bottom of the table and if they
still don’t want to carry on working with me, then they should just
tell me quickly,” he said after his side’s 2-0 defeat at home to
Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday.
“There has been absolutely no information for how long this
whole thing should go on for and that is what I’m talking
A bit of clarity is all Kostner is after, yet Allofs was more
concerned with conspiracy theories after the Wolves’ latest
“It seems like the impression is we did not deserve to win last
weekend and they wanted to even things up,” he told Sky television
when asked about Josue’s sending off in the 16th minute of the game
with the visitors a goal up.
“That was never a red card. There’s no question about it being a
foul, but certainly not a red card.”