More money, a new trainer – but only one point and therefore first table finish: Hertha BSC has experienced a great deal of indignation. Also BVB loan Marius Wolf is not yet in top form.
Even though the 125 million euros from investor Lars Windhorst did not immediately promise the very big rise to the Berlin football leagues, So no one at the Capital Club has introduced themselves to the start of the desired new era.
P-Dalai successor Ante Covic is now asked as crisis manager: “Even if we are the last of the tables, it has to weld us together,” said Chief Coach Covic: “It will be important, After three defeats in a series, the kick-off effect of the promising league opening against Bavaria Munich (2:2) is blown. It was true that Hertha, who had changed her staff, was the new entrances Deryck Boyata and Marius Wolf gave their obligatory game debut to the Berliners on 4th. Bundesliga-Spieltag improves before. But in the end there was a 1:2 (0:1) with the previously undefeated 1. FSV Mainz 05.
Last time Hertha 2009/10 stood at the end of a game day at the end of the table and then dropped. Only in the 1979/80 and 1990/91 games the Berliners in the first four games scored even one point.
Hertha BSC loses in Mainz: “Sometimes sports are hard to explain”
Covic was missing in Mainz Explanation for the somewhat unfortunate bankruptcy.” Sometimes sport is hard to explain,”said the 44-year-old after the basement duel,”clueless.” We had 16-point-blanks. It is unbelievable that we only make one goal.”
After the guided tour through the Mainzer Robin Quaison (40.) this succeeded Marko Grujic (83). But instead of taking a point to the Spree, Hertha collected the bitter counter-gate through Jeremiah St. Juste (88).” For my taste, this has been our best of the last three games. It is not a good feeling to be the last,”said Grujic, who immediately rushed to Coach Covic after his goal. I know how much emotion and energy he invests for each and every one of us. Everyone is responsible for the situation.”
Nevertheless, the pressure of success is mainly on the trainer promoted by amateurs to the professionals. After all, he has received new players for the record sum of around 34 million euros.” It is frustrating and difficult to be last with just one point, but we have to stay positive,”said Celtic Glasgow’s internal defender Boyata after his first league game, For which Covic converted his game system to 3-5-2.
BVB loan Marius Wolf feels partly responsible for bankruptcy
Was not satisfied with his status as Borussia Dortmund’s middle-fielder Wolf, who felt partly responsible for the defeat.
“St. Juste was my husband. At 1:2, I should not have let him get a headache like that,”he confessed, stressing at the same time:”We must go on and believe in ourselves.”
The next basement duel is coming to the Olympic stadium on Saturday at SC Paderborn.” We must give everything to Paderborn for victory and for the fans,”Grujic said. Coach Covic demanded: “We must now be even more diligent and get together.”
Despite the precarious situation, Davie Selke warned of panic.” We must not forget that we are early in the season,”said the stormer. This would also apply statistically in the event of a fourth defeat: 1972, after four pleadings at the beginning of the season, Hertha still managed to hold the class.