Sports Before duel: Gündogan praises Gladbach and Eberl
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The Germany international midfielder has been more lethal in front of goal than the likes of Ronaldo, Messi and Lewandowski since the New YearThe Germany international was on target again on Saturday as he scored two goals to help City ease past Tottenham in a 3-0 victory.
National player Ilkay Gündogan from Manchester City has praised the qualities of the Bundesliga club before the Champions League duel with Borussia Mönchengladbach.
“I don't see any team in Europe against which Gladbach would have no chance. They have played too many really good games this season for that, ”the 30-year-old told the“ kicker ”.
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Before the first leg in the round of 16 on Wednesday in Budapest, the midfielder also expressed his appreciation for the work of sports director Max Eberl. «He always finds the right words. I admire him for the fact that he sometimes swims against the current, doesn't give populist answers, but still puts his finger in the wound if necessary. He always seems very human to me, ”said Gündogan.
Eberl confirms clause: "Without her, Rose would not be here" .
Cologne - Borussia Mönchengladbach's sporting director Max Eberl has confirmed that the contract of the courted coach Marco Rose contains an exit clause. "One and a half years ago I would have had the alternative not to get Marco Rose. Without the clause Marco would not be here," Eberl told the Rheinische Post. In particular, runner-up Borussia Dortmund should be interested in signing the successful Gladbach coach.