Simon Rolfes confident ‘Xabi Alonso’ will stay in control

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Simon Rolfes, sporting director of Bayer Leverkusen, is confident that Xabi Alonso, their hot manager, will stay in charge of the team this summer.

Following the announcement of Jurgen Klopp’s retirement from Liverpool. Alonso’s name has emerged as a top candidate to take over from the Heavy Metal boss who is set to… Leaving the team this summer

With a masterpiece performance in the opening of the Bi Arena, defeating the “Southern Tigers” Bayern Munich 3-0, the name of the Spanish coach has become even more popular throughout the football industry at this time.

Bayer Leverkusen sporting director Simon Rolfes said Sunday he was certain in-demand coach Xabi Alonso would stay with the league leaders beyond this season.

Meanwhile, Rolfes is confident Alonso will stay with the club this summer. After being asked about his future with the team.


“I am confident about this,” Rolfes told local media. “First of all, he still has a contract with us. And another thing is his comfort with the team. “

He knows that we will build a top team at this club next year.”

Alonso just signed a new contract with the “Drugstore” team before the opening. His season and contract expire in 2026 amid speculation he will take a job with another team this summer.