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"Officer of the East": Kirsten to advise Dynamo

“Ostbeauftragter”: Kirsten soll Dynamo beratenUlf Kirsten to be consultant at Dynamo Dresden-© SID-IMAGES/Getty Images /.

The three-time Bundesliga top scorer Ulf Kirsten is traded after the withdrawal of Reiner Calmund in his tribal Club Dynamo Dresden as a new consultant.

Dresden (SID) - the focus will be "thin" - now the "Schwatte" must confess colour. In the tradition Club, Dynamo Dresden continues the chairs on the prominently occupied consultant staff. After Reiner Calmund announced his retirement, the former top scorer Ulf Kirsten as Advisor to the third Division in the conversation is.

"A delightful task, I can well imagine", said Kirsten the Saxon newspaper. A change to his tribal Club Dynamo comes for Kirsten but not in question. The bonavena remains at Bayer midfielder, although he will no longer coach of the second team to the new season in Leverkusen.

As the "Eastern officer" by Bayer, Kirsten to advise Dynamo in questions about Scouting and player transfers. Bayer's Sports Director Rudi Voeller has given the apparently green light. Bohn also dynamos Supervisory Board Chairman Thomas supports the deal. Kirsten to advise without being a member of the Supervisory Board.

Calmund said a few weeks ago, that he "would tackle nothing more with Dynamo in the operating business". The former manager of Bayer Leverkusen complained that everyone in the Club would cook his own soup. "It is communicated much too little with each other", as Calmund.

Kirsten seems not discourage that. The ex-professional have never cancel the contact with Dynamo Dresden. When the "Schwatte" 2003 announced his departure, he had to end his career with a farewell match in the Dresden Rudolf-Harbig-Stadion. Time and again supported the former striker, who in 1993, was top scorer of the Bundesliga in 1997 and 1998, the youth of the Saxons. Son Benjamin is goalkeeper of the team, which has two matchdays before the end of the season as table third still good chances of promotion to the 2nd League.

Kirsten joining Dynamo had announced at the beginning of the week after a meeting with the Supervisory Board of the Club Calmund. Also, a result of the meeting was that it would take into the Club in the future together. Most recently, there had been repeatedly changes internally despite of good sporting performance. Beginning of March a new Athletic Director was established in Steffen Menze, mid-April, coach Matthias Maucksch had to go. New coach was Ralf loose.

Leverkusens ex-manager Calmund had brought in 1990 after the fall of the wall for 3.7 million DM from Dresden to the Rhine Kirsten. The striker remained until the end of his career at Bayer and won the Cup in 1993. From 1990 to 2003, the attacker in 350 games scored 182 goals. For the German national team, he was in 51 games (20 goals) in use, he wore the Jersey of the GDR selection in 49 games (14).