On 15th June 2017, it was reported that Borussia Dortmund's Under-16 coach
Christian Fluthmann has been earmarked to make the switch from Dortmund to Norfolk ahead of pre-season.
It’s the same journey made by the German giant’s second team manager Daniel Farke and his assistant Eddie Riemer, who became City’s first foreign head coach and number two at the end of May.
Fluthmann has built a respected reputation by tying his coaching skills with those in scouting and video analysis.
Fluthman joined Dortmund on July 1st 2013 from Osnabruck's Under-17s. He was previously with Arminia Bielefeld's youth set-up*since 2008). He hold an UEFA A license.
On 23rd June 2017 it was confirmed that Fluthmann would be first team coach and would also oversee City’s technical analysis and performance analysis team at Colney.
On 16th November 2018, Fluthmann left Norwich to join German side Eintracht Braunschweig as Assistant Manager.