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Lots of cancellations and new infections: Corona back on sport
The second Corona wave in Germany and Europe is increasingly affecting sport again. A flood of cancellations, new infections and restrictions shaped events in several sports on Tuesday. © THOMAS KIENZLE The pandemic affects sporting events across Europe. Just two hours before the planned kick-off, the infection prevented the two-time German handball champions Rhein-Neckar Löwen from playing in the European League.
The defensive weakness of Mainz 05 at standards is well known, six goals were conceded after corresponding situations. But even offensively things are not going well. Kevin Stöger, who is waiting for his first appearance in the FSV jersey, could help.
1. FSV Mainz 05 is still without a standard goal in the current season. Just as weak in the yield after dormant balls is only Arminia Bielefeld in the league. Since the Spaniards Aaron and Kevin Stöger are sitting on the bench or grandstand, Daniel Brosinski is currently responsible for executing the standards, so far he has not been able to build on his successful times.
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Achim Beierlorzer was on leave about a month ago as head coach at FSV Mainz 05 . On Sunday he spoke on Sky 90 about his dismissal and Adam Szalai, whom Beierlorzer suspended as one of his last official acts.
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"This week we focused more on the standards in training," says coach Jan-Moritz Lichte, whose team against Gladbach because of lost a hit after a corner. In order to bring about the turnaround at FC Augsburg on Saturday, Mainz must show more stability after dormant balls. "Augsburg is a very physical and defensively disciplined team with very fast switching players. They have the longest running distance in the league and are also way ahead in the sprints. It will be a physical confrontation. We have to bring something to the field we played the last two games, it won't work with less, "the coach is certain.
Lichte about Stöger: "He's picking up the gap every day"
Not only athletic in the crisis: Mainz records high losses
The corona pandemic hits 1. FSV Mainz 05 financially hard. The lower income could be offset by player sales. © Provided by sport1.de Not only athletic in the crisis: Mainz records high losses FSV Mainz 05 expects a high financial loss in the current season due to the pandemic. "For 2020/21 we are expecting a loss of revenue of around 15 million euros in our budget compared to a season without Corona," said CFO Jan Lehmann of the kicker .
As far as the lack of own goal danger after dead balls, Mainz 05 would benefit from Kevin Stöger, who is waiting a good three weeks after his engagement for the first appearance. After all, he recently moved his waiting position from the stands to the substitution bench. "Kevin works well, he keeps catching up every day," emphasizes Lichte. The 27-year-old ex-Düsseldorfer was without team training for three months when he signed on with Rheinhessen on October 7th. "I think that it always takes a bit of time to adapt to the new environment, including the style of play you want to see. In a different situation, he might have been used against Gladbach," says Lichte, who played against because of the way the game went who replaced Borussia Edimilson Fernades, Leandro Barreiro, Jonathan Burkardt and Dong-Won Ji.
Baum relies on Paciencia again in the crisis summit .
On Saturday there will be a major crisis summit in the Bundesliga between Schalke and Mainz. In addition, RB Leipzig wants to temporarily lead the table. © Provided by sport1.de Baum relies on Paciencia again in the crisis summit It is the big crisis summit of the Bundesliga! The FSV Mainz 05 receives Schalke 04 and two winless teams in the league meet. In addition, both clubs changed their coaches early in the season due to the sporting crisis.