Hannes Wolf linked with Bradford and Barnsley

Bradford and Barnsley have both been left managerless this week following the respective departures of Stuart McCall (sacked) and Paul Heckingbottom (left for Leeds).

A multitude of names have already been linked with both clubs, one of whom is the out-of-work young German boss Hannes Wolf, who is currently the favourite for the Bradford job, while he’s out an outsider to take charge of Barnsley.

Below we take a look at who Wolf is, what he’s achieved in management, and whether he could be on the verge of venturing over to England's Football League.

Who is Hannes Wolf?

Hannes Wolf is a young German manager, 36, who has managed VfB Stuttgart, Borussia Dortmund II, and the country's lower league sides ASC 09 Dortmund and SG Eintracht Ergste.

Wolf worked with fellow countrymen Jurgen Klopp for a number of years and has previously spoken fondly of the experience:

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