DORTMUND, Germany (AP) -- Borussia Dortmund has signed former Mainz coach Thomas Tuchel as Juergen Klopp's replacement.
The Bundesliga club says on its website that Tuchel takes over on July 1. The 41-year-old is getting a three-year contract.
Tuchel will be presented by the club the week after the season ends.
Klopp announced he was stepping down at the end of the season on Wednesday.