Sports Compper ends his career and becomes assistant coach at MSV Duisburg
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Marvin Compper has ended his active career and becomes assistant coach at MSV Duisburg.
The MSV reports end of career and new function on Saturday afternoon on its website. Compper moves into the team of coaches around head coach Torsten Lieberknecht, assistant coach Philipp Klug, goalie coach Sven Beuckert and athletic coach Miro Lusic. Assistant coach Darius Scholtysik left office two weeks ago.
During his active time, Compper played 195 first and 70 second division games (Gladbach, Hoffenheim, Leipzig), 16 appearances in Serie A (AC Florenz) and an A international match against England. For the MSV, he was there in 25 point games on the lawn.
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Grlic praises analytical thinking
In his first statement, the 35-year-old from Tübingen thanked sports director Ivo Grlic and head coach Lieberknecht for the opportunity to start the coaching career in Duisburg: "I am happy to contribute with my expertise and my knowledge and I look forward to learning from the experience that Torsten and Ivo have, "he said. The step is "an active step, and therefore it is a good decision for me". Ex-professional Grlic regretted that "after so many years, the bones have stopped working" at Compper. "But with his highly intelligent, analytical thinking, Marvin will be an absolute win for us. He will make his way."
Lieberknecht is looking forward to the new collaboration with joy: "I learned to appreciate Marvin as a player and as a person and was immediately open to it when we developed the idea. A win-win situation that I am looking forward to."
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