Werder Bremen starts with the goal of international competition on Saturday (15:30 o’clock) against Fortuna Dusseldorf in the new season of the Federal Football League.
After eighth place in the last season and reaching the Cup semi-finals “we didn’t have to set this goal,” said Sports Director Frank Baumann. “After eighth place in the last season and reaching the Cup semi-finals.” All players have the claim and are not table-10. We don’t have to, but we definitely want to.”
After the commitments of Oemer Toprak (Borussia Dortmund) and Niclas Fulkrug (Hannover 96) one or two more players will be committed. Rumors about Nabil Bentaleb (FC Schalke 04) Baumann did not want to comment.” We do not comment on rumors,”said the former national player.
Werder is aware of the strong competition on the way back to Europe. This season’s gonna be just as hard as last year. Many clubs want to achieve this goal,”says Baumann. Will have to “improve, refine automation” his football in order to get the best out of the given “possibilities”.
The Greens know, “it’s going to be hard, but we really want to go to Europe,” said the new captain Niklas Moisander: “We are a sworn team, Therefore we have a good chance to reach the places.”
The absence will be the starting point against Dusseldorf in addition to the long-term injured Philipp Bargfried, Sebastian Langkamp and Milos Veljkovic also Ludwig Augustinsson. Sweden continues to work on knee problems.
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“It’s going to take a while,” said Werder-Trainer Florian Kohfeldt. The player’s basic health comes first, instead of taking a risk.”