David Wagner’s agent confirms he’ll remain at Huddersfield

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David Wagner has confirmed, via his agent, that he will lead Huddersfield Town into its first Premier League season in club history, despite “some interesting offers” for employment elsewhere.

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After guiding the Terriers to promotion in last week’s Championship playoff final, Wagner had not yet made public plans for his future next season. Wagner required reassurance from Huddersfield’s owners that Kirklees Stadium is the right place for him come August, which his agent, Marc Kosicke, has revealed were provided — quotes from the Daily Mail:

“After the emotional recent days and the trusting talks with the club’s owners, David Wagner has chosen, despite some interesting offers, the Premier League adventure with Huddersfield.”

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Come this time next year, should Huddersfield be headed back to the Championship, you can probably expect Wagner to make himself a new home.