Offbeat Kuntz: "Hopefully the famous shot in front of the bug"
Kuntz: Body gives signals that he is at the border
The strains of the past months have left clear traces even with DFB coach Stefan Kuntz. © Andre Penner / ap / dpa Even at DFB coach Stefan Kuntz, the last few months have not passed without a trace. "My body gives clear signals that he is at the border," said the 58-year-old after the missed collection of German footballers in the Olympic quarter-finals. The Saarlander now wants to drive away a few weeks and turn off the phone. Only then do he think about his professional future, he said.
DFB team must significantly increase
Although there must be some hope in the meantime, as Nadiem Amiri (57.) and Ragnar Ache (83.) with efficiency a 0-3 residue for Richarlison's triple packed: Kuntz admitted that Brazil "could have achieved even more goals". The 58-year-old coach was, especially in the first section, witness a very weak idea of his protégés. "We had too many misplaces in the game build-up and have enabled the opponent of counteraktions," Kuntz criticized in the interview with the ARD after the game. "In addition, we had no access and - that's what I say due to the timing of preparation without allegation - physical deficits."
Maier: "We will give the Brazilians fire"
German Olympic selection gets a taste of your big goal © Uefa via Getty Images U-21 European Champion as Captain: Arne Maier. On Tuesday's Day Japanese Time, Stefan Kuntz's team should actually get the opportunity to commit their first place of playing the International Stadium in Yokohama to orientation. Since the short term was not possible, the team management brought the footballers instead for a two-hour tour to the Olympic village.
Müller preserves Germany before a higher residue
that Brazil is already much further, was evident: "On the other hand, we have seen what good preparation is." The Selecao, which had come together before the tournament for weeks, was certainly in conjunction and much lively than the German player and operation several times opportunity gourmet: The German Keeper Florian Müller ("We did not come to the two-fighting"), among other things, a trademeter Against Herthas Matheus Cunha (45. + 2) and thus prevented a 0: 4 pause level. The 2: 4 was unable to prevent the New Stuttgart, the decision worried Leverkusens Paulinho in the 2000th time (90. + 4) - before the DFB-EC has remained without an opportunity for an undeserved balance. Checkout now means the motto. "As a coach, you hope that that was the famous shot in front of the bug," said Kuntz.
OJ: Richarlison and Brazil open Germany, Australia surprises
© supplied by Sofoot Jo: Richarlison and Brazil open Germany, Australia surprises Suite and end of the first day of the male tournament Football with jo , marked by the sinking of the blue . Group A saw the Japanese host country drive South Africa for 90 minutes (only one shot frame for the Bafana Bafana ), but find the fault only at the 71st through its magician Takefusa Kubo.
"We could have changed more today for reasons of performance." (Stefan Kuntz)
Single players did not want to criticize. Specifically addressed to the replacement of Amos Pieper at the break, the coach said: "We could have changed more today for reasons of performance." The fact that he did not brought Arnold from the field before his yellow-red card (63.), Kuntz chokes himself. "What agree with me is, I should have taken out Maxi Arnold earlier. We wanted to make the change and I thought it is no more critical situation." I attach to myself. " It is now his job to restore the team so that it could show better performance in the next games. On Sunday (13.30 clock Mesz) Saudi Arabia waits before it goes against the Ivory Coast on Tuesday (10 o'clock Mesz).
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