The longtime successful football coach Gerd Schädlich died at the age of 69.
“I am deeply sad, bow deeply to Gerd. He was a worker in front of the Lord. Aue, Zwickau and Chemnitz would not be what they are without him. My condolences and that of our association to the Schädlich family, all relatives and friends It’s an unbelievable pain”, quoted the Dresden portal “Tag24” Erzgebirge Aues President Helge Leonhardt.
Schäddlich had been the coach of FC Erzgebirge for eight years. He led FSV Zwickau and Aue to the 2nd Bundesliga. Most recently he was coach of Chemnitzer FC.