Markus Weinzierl has been appointed as Stuttgart's new coach after signing a contract through June 2020.
Weinzierl, 43, succeeds Tayfun Korkut, who on Sunday became the first Bundesliga coach to be sacked this season.
Out of work since leaving Schalke after just one season in 2017, Weinzierl becomes Stuttgart's 11th coach in five years.
"I am looking forward to the challenge," Weinzierl said in a statement. "[Stuttgart] are a big club who are currently in a difficult sporting situation. I am still...