Zeljko Buvac Could Be Set For Manager Role After Leaving Liverpool Boss Jurgen Klopp’s Side In The Summer, Turkish Giants Plot Move

WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - APRIL 21: Dejan Lovren of Liverpool and Assistant Manager of Liverpool Zeljko Buvac walk on the pitch prior to the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool at The Hawthorns on April 21, 2018 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Fenerbahce have added former Liverpool assistant coach Zeljko Buvac to their managerial shortlist should they part ways with current manager Phillip Cocu according to the Sabah.

The Yellow Canaries are considering their options following a poor start to the season by current manager Phillip Cocu.

The Istanbul giants are currently 14th in the league on seven points after seven games having already lost four games this term.

Buvac parted ways with the Reds over the summer after spending years by the side of Jurgen Klopp.

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Buvac was known as Klopp’s ‘right hand man’ according to the official Bundesliga website.

The coach had been by the side of Klopp from Mainz, through to Borussia Dortmund and Liverpool.

The Bosnian coach, who was assistant manager to the Reds boss took a leave of absence ahead of the Reds 1-0 defeat to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge last season.

The Star report also claims that former Fenerbahce manager’s Aykut Kocaman and Ersun Yanal are candidates.