Reis' contract expires in 2023. There had recently been unrest and rumors about the 48-year-old. Among other things, according to media reports, Reis is said to have considered a move to FC Schalke 04 during the summer break. Reis denied this. After five games this season in the Bundesliga, VfL Bochum still has zero points and is bottom of the table.
Bundesliga: Bochums Stöger about coach Reis: "100 percent with the club"
From the point of view of Bochum midfielder Kevin Stöger, coach Thomas Reis is not influenced by the speculation about his person.