Tuchel is Bayern Munich's worst-performing coach of this century

Thomas Tuchel is statistically the worst coach of Bayern Munich this century. The German averaged only 1.95 points per game and lost 26 percent of all matches.

Tuchel is Bayern Munich's worst-performing coach of this century
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In total, Tuchel led Bayern Munich in 61 matches. During this time, he achieved 37 victories, 8 draws, and 16 losses. While his team scored 142 goals (an average of 2.32 per match), they also conceded an unusually high number of goals, averaging 1.31 per match (80 in total).

Bayern Munich ultimately finished third in the Bundesliga, behind champions Bayer Leverkusen and VfB Stuttgart. This is only the second time this century that Der Rekordmeister performed worse, with the other instance being the 2006/07 season when they finished in fourth place.

Jürgen Klinsmann achieved the same points average as Tuchel this century, but for a lower points average from a coach, we have to go back to Giovanni Trapattoni, who managed 1.50 points over 46 matches. Interim coaches are not included in these statistics. Louis van Gaal did slightly better than Tuchel, with an average of 2.03 points per match.

The coach for next season hopes to perform better, provided Bayern Munich can find a coach at all. They have received refusals from Roger Schmidt, Julian Nagelsmann, Oliver Glasner, and Ralf Rangnick. The search for a new coach has proven to be challenging, reflecting the high expectations and pressure associated with managing a club of Bayern's stature.

Despite his lower statistics, Tuchel is reportedly attracting interest from Manchester United and Chelsea, according to Sky Germany journalist Florian Plettenberg. Both clubs are known for their ambitious projects and could see Tuchel as a valuable addition to their managerial ranks. His experience with top European clubs and his tactical acumen make him a desirable candidate, despite his recent struggles at Bayern.

Tuchel's tenure at Bayern Munich has been marked by mixed results. While he managed to secure some important victories and demonstrate his team's attacking prowess, the defensive frailties and inconsistent performances ultimately undermined his campaign. The high number of goals conceded was a particular concern, as it highlighted vulnerabilities that opponents were able to exploit.

Looking forward, Bayern Munich will need to address these issues and find a coach capable of restoring the club to its dominant position in German football. The team's performance this season has set a benchmark that they will be eager to surpass in the next campaign. With a squad brimming with talent and the backing of a dedicated fan base, the right managerial appointment could spearhead a successful revival.

For Tuchel, the potential opportunities at Manchester United or Chelsea could offer a fresh start and a chance to rebuild his reputation. Both clubs have the resources and the ambition to challenge for major titles, and Tuchel's strategic approach could be a good fit for their objectives. His ability to adapt and learn from past experiences will be crucial as he considers his next steps in his coaching career.

Overall, the current scenario presents a pivotal moment for both Bayern Munich and Thomas Tuchel. The club's decision on their next coach will be closely watched, as will Tuchel's potential move to another top European club. The outcomes of these developments will undoubtedly shape the landscape of European football in the coming seasons.