Official | Bayern Munich sack Niko Kovač

Bayern Munich have announced the dismissal of head coach Niko Kovač following a 5-1 defeat at Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday.

The Croatian had been given two games: Olympiacos and Borussia Dortmund but events have moved forward quickly in the past 24 hours with Kovač no longer is charge of the club.

Kovač has come under scrutiny from Bayern Munich bosses and players for his tactics while numerous reports suggest that players had distanced themselves from the 48-year-old.

According to Christian Falk, Kovač offered his resignation. Hansi Flick will take charge of the club for the foreseeable future.

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