Who is behind Coach²?
Jonas Stephan is head coach of the U19 of Chemnitzer FC in the U19 Bundesliga. Before that, he was in the coaching staff of Eintracht Braunschweig and made promotion to the 2nd Bundesliga with the club. The sports scientist, UEFA A license holder and Master of “Sports, Health & Performance” is a successful speaker and author of the Institute for Youth Football. He has an excellent eye for tactics and the crucial details.
He is now passing on his experience from almost 10 years of youth and professional football together with Steven Turek, not only a long-time coach and student colleague, but also a close friend, in Coach2.
The sports scientist, UEFA A license holder and Master of “Sports, Health & Performance” is currently the head coach of the U16 team at Hannover 96. Steven Turek is known as an author in national and international coaching magazines (including fussballtraining, TrainersMagazine (Netherlands), mrfootball (Greece) & analyzes by the DFB on EURO 2016).
In addition, he was very successful as a speaker at congresses and seminars in Germany (numerous seminars, lectures and workshops, as well as conferences of the Association of German Football Teachers) and in Italy, Dubai, Belgium and Slovakia. His coaching media (booklets on technical / tactical topics, as well as a wide variety of theory and practice DVDs) are bestsellers all over Germany.
The master’s graduate (sports science) gained experience as an athletic trainer at the Academy of Hanover 96 at an early stage. After a year with the U13 & U12, he made the leap into the U19 Bundesliga. From there he worked and developed consistently and currently looks after the Bundesliga team of Hannover 96 as an athletic trainer and data analyst. Markus not only has the highest training as an athletic trainer at the DOSB, but also has an above-average willingness to perform and passion for his players. For Coach2 he designed the masterclass “Training Preparation”.
Jens Luke studies movement and sports sciences at the Philipps University of Marburg. He is a UEFA B license holder and is doing an internship at Coach². He writes blog articles and analyzes for Coach². In addition, he deals with the creation of new forms of training. Especially on the subject of match-based individual training.