Dusseldorf, currently in the Bundesliga, officially confirmed that Alofs returned to the club and he joined the board of directors.
After agreeing to return, Alofs will be responsible for football development, communication, communication and social responsibility in Dusseldorf. He signed a three-year contract with the club.
The 63-year-old Alofs was born in Düsseldorf. He made his debut in Düsseldorf as a player. As a striker, he also played for Cologne, Marseille, Bordeaux and Werder Bremen.
The former West German coach coached Düsseldorf from 1998 to 1999 after hanging up his boots. This is his only coaching experience.
Alofs then served as Werder Bremen's football director from 1999 to 2012. He has worked with Schaaf for many years.