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Who is your idol when being a professional soccer player? Nagelsmann:John Terry

Who is your idol when being a professional soccer player? Nagelsmann:John Terry

Everyone know that the current coach of FC Bayern Munich has a interesting nickname called”Johnny”,but how it came about?Before the 5-1 gala against Bayer Leverkusen , Nagelsmann revealed in an interview with the Daily Mail how it came about .
Who is your idol when being a professional soccer player? Nagelsmann:John Terry
“During the training sessions I called Christian Träsch Patrick – after Patrick Vieira, because he played in the sixth position. And he called me ‘Johnny’ Terry because I was a central defender, ”said Nagelsmann.
At that time, the defensive boss of Chelsea was one of the best central defenders in the world, said today’s Bayern coach. “He hadn’t lost a single duel in a season. He was a smart guy, ”Nagelmann enthuses about the former captain of the Londoners – and compares himself to Terry.
“I had good feet, but my head was even better. There could be similarities to Terry, ”said Nagelsmann.It is not so well known that Nagelsmann also had a promising career as a player.As a central defender,the native  Landsberg captain of the U17 team and later played in the A-Juniors Bundesliga when he played for 1860 Munich.But serious back and knee injuries already led to the end of his active career at the age of 20. After retiring from the pitch,Nagelsmann began his attempts in coaching, after leading RB Leipzig into semi-final of 2019/20 UEFA champion League, Nagelsmann was invited by FC Bayern Munich to replace their former coach Flick.

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