Stoger to stay at BVB if it ‘fits’

first_imgBorussia Dortmund Stoger will stay at Dortmund if ‘everything fits’ Tom Webber 20:02 1/17/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) PeterStoger - cropped Bongarts Borussia Dortmund Bundesliga Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang The 51-year-old believes he could stay on at the German giants after replacing Peter Bosz in December Peter Stoger plans to stay at Borussia Dortmund beyond the end of this season “if everything fits”.Dortmund turned to Stoger following the dismissal of Peter Bosz in December, but only handed him a contract until June 2018.The 51-year-old has suggested he could remain at Signal Iduna Park beyond his existing deal, though he is confident he will have interesting alternatives should things not work out. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player “I’ll try to take my chance and then we’ll see what happens,” said Stoger in an interview with Sport Bild.”If I am successful – but do not remain – I would probably have good opportunities afterwards. If everything fits, I’ll stay.”I’m in a really happy phase here. Instead of doing nothing, I can coach Borussia Dortmund for six months.”Training! Let’s go!— Borussia Dortmund (@BVB) January 16, 2018One of Stoger’s biggest challenges at Dortmund is dealing with star striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who was left out of the squad for Sunday’s 0-0 draw with Wolfsburg for “disciplinary reasons”.Gabon international Aubameyang has been linked with a move to the Chinese Super League and Arsenal, and the BVB coach is struggling to understand his recent actions.However, he does not feel it will damage his chances of getting the Dortmund job on a long-term basis.”Disappointment is the wrong expression. It’s more like incomprehension, because I cannot really understand his behaviour. But I’m not the only one,” said Stoger.”I want every player to find support in the team. That’s my top priority. I don’t think about whether someone could spoil my future.”last_img read more