Replies to Media ● Dec 27, 2014
FAS’ Reply to Media Query on Juergen Raab
Like National Team and LionsXII fitness coach Aleksandar Bozenko, Juergen Raab holds a professional certificate in physical education. Juergen’s professional certificate in physical education is a Diploma in Sports (Physical Education) awarded by German university, the German Academy of Physical Culture (DHfK). This qualification is equivalent to a Master’s degree. On top of this, Juergen also holds a UEFA Pro License.
Juergen’s extensive fitness coaching experience includes being the fitness coach for German Bundesliga clubs FC Nürnberg and Borussia Mönchengladbach , working under Hans Meyer.
Hans Meyer has previously stated that he found Juergen’s work impressive, saying, “Juergen previously worked with me as coach at Borussia Mönchengladbach and FC Nürnberg and he was responsible for all coaching functions including fitness coaching of my players. I found his work impressive and he will be an asset to the Football Association of Singapore.”
As announced when he first joined us, Juergen will work with National Teams Head Coach Bernd Stange and Coach Aide Iskandar for the National Under-23 team in their preparations, especially in the area of fitness, for the SEA Games in 2015. Aleksandar Bozenko remains the fitness coach of the National Team and LionsXII.