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Young coaching prodigy Will Still appointed as Lens head coach

10. June 2024
Will Still (foto: uradna spletna stran kluba)
31-year-old Will Still has secured an even better job in Ligue 1!

While we wait to see what will happen with Luka Elsner, who is in contention for the coaching job at Reims, the former coach of that club has found a new employer. Will Still, one of the biggest coaching discoveries of recent years at just 31, has today become the new coach of Lens!

Will Still, who took his first steps into coaching by playing the game Football Manager, has signed a three-year contract with his new club. He will aim to lift the team and improve on the current season's performance, where Lens finished seventh in Ligue 1.

Next season, Lens will also compete on the international stage, specifically in the Conference League.

For such a young coach, Will Still is already quite experienced. He managed Belgian club Lierse seven years ago, then led Beerschot, and most recently spent two years with Reims.
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