Jupp Heynckes will return to Bayern Munich to replace Carlo Ancelotti.
Bild announces that the 72-year-old has been persuaded by Bayern’s management to return to the club until the end of the season.
Heynckes managed Bayern three times in the past and during his last spell with the Bavarians, in the period 2011-2013, he accomplished an historical treble, winning the Bundesliga, German Cup and Champions League, before being replaced by Pep Guardiola.
Overall, Jupp Heynckes brought Bayern Munich three Bundesliga trophies, three Super Cups and one German Cup, as well as the Champions League trophy.
Bild initially announced that Thomas Tuchel, the former manager of Borussia Dortmund will be appointed as a manager of Bayern Munich. However, in their Wednesday edition, the German media announced that the successor of Carlo Ancelotti will be Jupp Heynckes, who retired from football in 2013.