DGAP-News: Borussia Dortmund GmbH & Co. KGaA / Key word(s): Miscellaneous Borussia Dortmund: Employment contracts of Michael Zorc and Jürgen Klopp prematurely renewed until 2016
30.01.2012 / 12:32
Borussia Dortmund GmbH & Co. KGaA has prematurely renewed the employment contracts of its director sport Michael Zorc and its head coach Jürgen Klopp. The employment contracts that were due to expire on June 30th, 2014 were prematurely renewed until June 30th, 2016.
'We are very delighted to extend both contracts at that early stage. Both did an outstanding job in the last years', chairman Hans-Joachim Watzke said. 'In the course of the meetings with Michael Zorc and Jürgen Klopp one was left with the impression that both feel the enormous desire to help to create and shape the future of Borussia Dortmund. We are now going to pursue our objetives further on with personnel continuity and full of vim and vigour'.
'I am very pleased to further accompany Borussia Dortnund on its sporting path', director sport Michael Zorc said. 'The basis for a succesful future is personnel continuity on all key positions.'
'I have the fortune to work for a great club', head coach Jürgen Klopp said. 'It is also important for me that the club even renewed the contracts of my team with Zeljko Buvac and Peter Krawietz. We hihgly appreciate that Borussia Dortmund placed trust in us for such a long period of time.' Klopp further said 'that he has a huge desire to promote further on club's development'.
Dortmund, 30th January 2012 Borussia Dortmund GmbH & Co. KGaA Borussia Dortmund Geschäftsführungs-GmbH
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