Hannover 96 have announced Horst Heldt as their new sporting director, the club confirmed on Sunday. The 47-year-old previously held the same position at Schalke 04.
Both Martin Bader and Christian Möckel have departed H96.
After suffering a 2-0 defeat against Karlsruher SC at the weekend, Hannover 96 now find themselves sitting third in the 2. Bundesliga.