Jesse Marsch has said he is looking forward to taking the "next step" at Bundesliga club RB Leipzig, with the former New York Red Bulls coach saying his eventual ambition is to return to the United States as national team coach.
Marsch, 44, left his role at ed Bulls last week to become assistant to new head coach Ralf Rangnick at Leipzig.
The former U.S. international had been touted as a potential head coach, but on Tuesday told reporters he was delighted to be part of Rangnick's staff.
As summer continues, the focus in MLS shifts to the opening of the secondary transfer window. Plenty of players arrive and a few leave, with FC Dallas' Mauro Diaz the latest player to depart. But this time there has been a different kind of MLS export: some of the league's managers.
Last month it was Patrick Vieira leaving New York City FC for Ligue 1 side OGC Nice. Now it appears that Vieira's Hudson River rival, the New York Red Bulls' Jesse Marsch, could be following him across the pond....
RB Leipzig's sporting director Ralf Rangnick is taking over as coach again while the club wait for Hoffenheim's Julian Nagelsmann to join in 2019.
American Jesse Marsch, who left his post with the New York Red Bulls on Friday and had been linked to the head coaching job, will instead serve as an assistant alongside Leipzig's under-19 coach Robert Klauss.
"It came down to carrying responsibility. I know the league, the team and I speak the language," Rangnick said. "That isn't the case yet for...
Liverpool have announced that new signing Naby Keita will be given the No. 8 shirt last worn by former captain Steven Gerrard.
Keita will officially become a Liverpool player on July 1 from Bundesliga side RB Leipzig.
Gerrard, who left his post as Liverpool's under-18s manager to take charge of Rangers this summer, met Keita during the midfielder's first visit to Melwood shortly after a transfer had been agreed in August.