St. Louis CITY SC is wasting no time in building a best-in-class sporting department. Hot off the heels of introducing German soccer legend Lutz Pfannenstiel as Sporting Director, it became Lutz’s turn to make HIS first announcement – that he is tapping two top international executives, Bernhard Peters and Mike …Read More »
Lutz Pfannenstiel to be St. Louis City SC’s sporting director before joining MLS 2023!
St. Louis City SC have hired a world-renowned sporting director in Lutz Pfannenstiel of Germany, the expansion club announced Monday, August 17 ahead of their inaugural MLS season in 2023. Pfannenstiel arrives stateside from Bundesliga side Fortuna Düsseldorf, where he was the club’s sporting director and served on the managing …Read More »
Lutz Pfannenstiel to leave Fortuna Düsseldorf at the end of the season!
Fortuna Düsseldorf’s sports director Lutz Pfannenstiel has asked the clubs supervisory board for an early termination of the contract for private reasons. Accordingly, the 46-year-old will leave Fortuna on May 31, 2020. His successor will be the current director of scouting and team planning Uwe Klein, who will be appointed …Read More »
Lutz Pfannenstiel appointed new Fortuna Düsseldorf sporting director!
Bundesliga club Fortuna Düsseldorf has today announced the appointment of Lutz Pfannenstiel as their new sporting director. The 45 year old former goalkeeper joins the club from Bundesliga rivals TSG 1899 Hoffenheim, where he occupied the position of Head of International Relations, besides scouting for the club since 2011. “I’ve …Read More »