sport news Xabi Alonso confirmed as Bayer Leverkusen's new manager trends now

sport news Xabi Alonso confirmed as Bayer Leverkusen's new manager trends now
sport news Xabi Alonso confirmed as Bayer Leverkusen's new manager trends now

sport news Xabi Alonso confirmed as Bayer Leverkusen's new manager trends now

Liverpool favourite Xabi Alonso takes his first senior job in management as he replaces Gerardo Seoane as Bayer Leverkusen boss following the Bundesliga club's disappointing start to the season Bayer Leverkusen have confirmed they have parted ways with Gerardo Seoane They have replaced him with former Liverpool and Real Madrid star Xabi Alonso The Spanish manager left Real Sociedad B in May in pursuit of a new challenge  It is believed Thomas Tuchel turned down approaches from the Bundesliga club

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Bayer Leverkusen have appointed former Liverpool and Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso as their new manager after sacking Gerardo Seoane on Wednesday.

The German club have endured a woeful start to the new campaign, recording just five points in eight matches so far as the second-lowest side in the Bundesliga.

And now, Leverkusen have acted by firing Seoane and replacing him with Alonso following their disappointing 2-0 defeat by Porto in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Head coach Xabi Alonso left Real Sociedad B in May

Gerardo Seoane has endured a miserable start to the season at Bayer Leverkusen

Xabi Alonso has replaced Gerardo

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