Reviews Martin Stranzl About the successful relegation: "My personal championship!"
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Martin Schmidt has completed the first transfer period as sports director and draws a satisfied conclusion for Mainz 05, even if not everything was feasible. Before the duel against Union, the Swiss is looking forward to his compatriot Urs Fischer and praises the success of the Berliners. © imago images Already met in the Bundesliga: The Swiss Martin Schmidt and Urs Fischer. "Without canonizing Urs Fischer, but he's really doing a very, very good job.
dropped off theafter the first round of the 2010/11 season on the last place in the table of the . The descent seemed inevitable, but before the second half, a 30-year-old Austrian committed as a new defense chief - the bill went up and Martin Stranzl went into the legend in Gladbach.
in each of the 17 back round matches This legendary season was Martin Stranzl for Borussia on the field. The two relegation games against VfL Bochum also denied the defender over the full 180 minutes.
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not only because of his stature he was considered an absolute anchor of the then depressed team. Stranzl was an absolute leader and full professional who could tear the entire team with them and thus had a very large proportion of avoided descent.
As a result, the Austrian was also part of the Gladbacher upswing, which ultimately should lead to the"It was a horny time" - Stranzl remains unforgotten at Borussia . Stranzl had to go a few detours even before, to write the story exactly.
in the youth of his birthplace Güssing played Stranzl since his sixth year of life. As a 17-year-old he left his home in 1997 and joined the TSV 1860 Munich, where he should collect his first experiences in Germany.
After more than 100 appearances for the professionals from 1860, he made the step towards VfB Stuttgart in 2004, where he was not really warm and only two years later adopted an offer of Russian Club Spartak Moscow.
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Exactly this career step indicates Stranzl in retrospect as immensely important as he could tire in the Russian capital until the defense chief.
because he would have come "two or three years earlier to Borussia," they probably had found another Martin Stranzl. At least that's what the player sees themselves in the interview with the Gladbach Foalecho (via borussia.de).
Because in the five years at Spartak, Stranzl developed into a real character in the square. That he was brought in January 2011 to "accompany the Gladbacher descent, nevertheless made ahead of head shaking.
But the output is known. In the duet with the Brazilian Dante, Stranzl not only prevented the course in the 2nd Bundesliga, but he was one of the supports for the rise of the traditional club to this day. "This is my very personal championship," reveals the otherwise in his career title-sized Stranzl.
2000 Euro per point: Hertha collects in the relegation champion
Hertha BSC associates the relegation battle in the football league with a social commitment. Tables 14. Collects money for five social facilities in the capital in the remaining eight season games under the motto "Gym Hertha # forberlin. Per point that the team of Hertha coach Pal Dardai fought until the end of the season, 2000 euros flow into a so-called Moneypool. © Annegret Hilse / Reuters / Pool / DPA Players of Hertha buckle a goal.
After five years and 145 appearances in the dress of the foal, the unforgettable 2016 under tears ended his active career. After several muscle injuries and persistent heavy back problems, it became clear that his body was just enough of the hard business of professional football.
meanwhile, the 40-year-old with his family lives again near his place of birth in the Austrian Burgenland. "We wanted to get out of this higher-faster-continuing society. Of course, we are also able to afford us. But I want to return something to the children and the family," Stranzl was very prudent.
The rest should be given him after a long time in the spotlight of the public. "I actually say right now like all media inquiries. But for Borussia, of course, I make an exception," says Stranzl.
Because the relationship between the former defense chief and Borussia is no one unilateral. "It was just a horny time," Stranzl described the unforgettable phase of the association at the fans.
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