Boring. No other word comes to mind for Florian Kohfeldt when he looks back on his break from training over the past few days. “I’m delighted to be back with the team,” the head coach said cheerfully, after returning to training for the first time on Thursday.
Head coach Florian Kohfeldt is optimistic about Kevin Vogt’s chances of starting in the home game against TSG 1899 Hoffenheim at the weekend. “I’m happy with the diagnosis. Kevin passed all of the mandatory tests with flying colours. We believe there’s a very good chance that Kevin will play against Hoffenheim,” Kohfeldt explained on Friday afternoon.
It has been a week and a half since new-signing Kevin Vogt made the move from Hoffenheim to Werder. His choice to join the green and whites was no accident and had something to do with a certain Leonardo Bittencourt. Before arriving in Bremen, the defender sought advice from his former teammate. “I gave him my honest opinion and told him that I’ve been enjoying my time here so far,” said...
Finally a clean sheet! For Jiri Pavlenka, getting his first clean sheet of the season is a huge relief. “It was really important for me,” Pavlenka said to WERDER.DE. The 1-0 win against Fortuna Düsseldorf showed the whole defence, “that we can play strong defensively.”
The team took on the fight they were faced with, and won. The 1-0 victory in Düsseldorf was a hard-fought win in the eyes of the entire team. “Not every win will be a nice one,” said Marco Friedl. “We know that it wasn’t one of our best games.” Nevertheless, the result counts, and Werder have picked up an important three points in a battle against a direct competitor. Almost more important,...