Who is Rangnick? Career, Tactics and How The Milan Will Play
Who is Rangnick? Career
Ralf Rangnick, called ‘Der Professor’ in Germany, will be the manager of Milan for the season 2020/2021. He studied a lot trainers like Lobanovsky, Zeman and Arrigo Sacchi.
He already managed with success RB Leipzig and Schalke 04, winning with “Die Knappen” a DFB-Pokal (2010–11), a DFL-Supercup (2011) and a DFL-Ligapokal (2005).
Not all people in Italy is asking who is Rangnick. Back in 2011 he already won in San Siro, thanks to the victory vs Inter in the Champions League 2010/2011 for 2-5.
Who is Rangnick? Tactics
Ralf Rangnick tactics looks clear, he is a “fanatic” of the 4-4-2, with midfielders and attackers very aggressive to pressing the oppenents with his famous ‘Gegenpressing’. He takes inspiration from Sacchi for the work style in training. The Rangnick’s teams play fast, with few ball possession and counterattacks.
Who is Rangnick? How The Milan Will Play
The revolution will be total, and not only in the management. The transfer market is the beginning. The players of the “new” Milan ready for his tactics are Donnarumma, Romagnoli, Theo Hernandez, Bennacer e Calhanoglu, and the German coach has to understand which other players will be ok for the rossoneri. All the Milan’s fans hope the team will shine like in the Sacchi’s era.