Werder Bremen appoints new team manager
Werder Bremen has appointed former player Tim Barten as team
manager in the latest reshuffle of management since former sports
director Klaus Allofs joined Bundesliga rival Wolfsburg.
Bremen says the 36-year-old Barten, who previously worked in the
club’s marketing department, will handle organizational duties for
the team, while working closely with sports director Thomas Eichin,
scouring director Frank Baumann and coach Thomas Schaaf.
Eichin, Baumann and chairman Klaus Filbry were all appointed
since Allofs left for Wolfsburg last November after 13 years at the
Barten says he is ”happy about the trust which has been placed
Bremen lies 12th in the Bundesliga.