German FA rewards Julian Nagelsmann after strong Euros start

 Julian Nagelsmann, Head Coach of Germany, poses for a portrait during the Germany Portrait session ahead of the UEFA EURO 2024 Germany on June 10, 2024 in Herzogenaurach, Germany. (
Julian Nagelsmann (Image credit: Getty Images)

Germany manager Julian Nagelsmann’s day went from good to great on Wednesday when his two-year contract extension was validated after beating Hungary.

Having led Die Mannschaft to a 2-0 win to ensure progression to the knockout stages of Euro 2024, Nagelsmann was rewarded with a show of faith from the German FA, who confirmed that his contract will run to the 2026 World Cup. It had previously been due to expire next month.

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