RB Leipzig have appointed Jesse Marsch as their new manager.
Julian Nagelsmann is due to head over to Bayern Munich after the 2020/21 season.
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Red Bull promoted Marsch from Salzburg to their bigger brother, Leipzig in the German Bundesliga. The American coach previously served as a number two to Ralph Ragnick at Leipzig before taking charge of Salzburg. He has also been linked to jobs at Eintracht Frankfurt, Tottenham and Celtic.
RB Leipzig CEO Oliver Mintzlaff said, “With Jesse Marsch, we were able to sign our dream candidate as the new head coach and quickly fill the most important position in the sporting field with a top coach.
“Jesse has done an excellent job in all of his previous positions and has developed step by step. It is naturally a great advantage that he has already worked for RB Leipzig for a year.
“Jesse knows the club, the city of Leipzig and above all our club and game philosophy. In addition to his qualities as a coach, Jesse is characterised above all by his positive and ambitious manner he can inspire people in and around the club extremely and take them with him.
“We look forward to working with Jesse Marsch so that we can continue on our chosen path with him and continue to develop the club.”