Entertainment Köln: Meyer makes his starting line-up debut against Bremen
The sports highlights on Friday, February 26th
Cologne (SID) - Eintracht Frankfurt is the team of the hour in the Bundesliga. Last matchday, Adi Hütter's team defeated record champions Bayern Munich and, in fourth place, has a good chance of reaching the Champions League in the coming season. Host Werder Bremen, on the other hand, has to be careful not to get into the relegation battle after three winless Bundesliga games. The kick-off is at 8.30 p.m.
Ex-national player Max Meyer makes his starting line-up debut for Bundesliga club 1. FC Köln in the game against Werder Bremen. In the first five Bundesliga games since his winter move from Crystal Palace, the 25-year-old only played a total of 40 minutes out of 450 possible in three appearances.
Cologne coach Markus Gisdol made four changes compared to the 1: 5 at Bayern Munich in the previous week. Jan Thielmann, Noah Katterbach and Jannes Horn are also new. They replace Sava-Arangel Cestic, Salih Özcan and Emmanuel Dennis, who are all on the bench, as well as the yellow-banned Rafael Czichos.
Bremen's trainer Florian Kohfeldt makes two changes after the 2-1 win against Eintracht Frankfurt. Ludwig Augustinsson and Niclas Füllkrug replace Felix Agu and Romano Schmid.
Flick not interested in speculation over Germany job .
Bayern Munich head coach Hansi Flick is among the favourites for the Germany job, but he has fended off talk he could be a contender.Flick is among the names linked with the Germany job after long-serving boss Joachim Low decided to step down after Euro 2020.