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Mark Kurtz takes Hoffenheim18-12-2012
Marco Kurz is the new head coach of German first division Hoffenheim, local press reported.
Kurtz has reached an agreement with the club manager Andreas Mueller for a contract until the summer of 2014.
He will succeed the temporary coach Frank Kramer of the second part in the Bundesliga championship, which begins in January.
Kramer was two weeks at the helm of Hoffenheim after at the beginning of December replace dismissals for poor results Markus Babbel.
Kurtz did for the last worked in Kaiserslautern until March this year when he was released.
Hoffenheim is in a series of six consecutive defeats in the league and occupies the 16th position in the standings with 12 points.
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