Reviews Grizzlys Wolfsburg waves historical premier title
Streich's thoughts on the system and staff
The starting XI could change in some places against Dortmund. The trainer attaches little importance to one's own standard strength. © imago images Still working on the line-up: SCF coach Christian Streich. Christian Streich is a little pensive these days. Who to set up for the upcoming home game against Borussia Dortmund? And above all: in which system? "You can set up in such a way that you can switch without changing. That worries me a lot at the moment, says the coach of SC Freiburg.
Historically, the approaching title decision in the German ice hockey league will in any case. After all, on Wednesday, at the latest on Friday (19.30 clock / magenta sports and sports1), a German master is determined for the 100th time. If Wednesday, the Grizzlys Wolfsburg should also win the second playoff finale of this particular corona season against the polar bears Berlin and thus for the first time the title, this would be remarkable in many ways.
"The last step is the largest. We want to go together », Wolfsburg's long-standing sports chief Charly Fly on, who was already three times with the Grizzlys in a final series and failed three times. The consequent 60-year-old sees itself on the usual plagiaries. "The Berliners have to win. That's the difference, "said Fliegauf on Tuesday. Of course,
premier class in view: Hütter with Eintracht flying high
Adi Hütter has long since proven to be a stroke of luck for Eintracht Frankfurt - now the soccer teacher with the Hessians even beckons the first entry into the Champions League. © Arne Dedert / dpa Currently has a lot of reason to be happy with his players: Eintracht coach Adi Hütter. For the 51-year-old, it would be the temporary crowning achievement of his excellent work on the Main, which is also followed with great interest by other clubs.
is not wrong with it. Because the Grizzlys would be the biggest master surprise since the ERC Ingolstadt, which won the title in 2014 as a preliminary round. The Grizzlys were after points in the preliminary round in two groups this year only the sixth best team. With 58 counters they became the weaker of third parties of third parties, with a distance of proud 18 points on the group first from Berlin. However, the team of ex-national coach Pat Cortina won all previous season games against the favorite polar bears, whereas the eighth title beckons. Of course, you could only reach on Friday. Previously, you would have to compensate for the final series with a win on Wednesday. The team is tested for the Olympic Silver Winner Marcel Norbels, just the best player of the season, in all of them. "We will take us with all the man, however," said noebel on Tuesday. "It's far from over."
Casteels and the big zero: "then I'll be there"
Thanks to Koen Casteels, VfL Wolfsburg remained clean in the seventh Bundesliga game in a row and in the 2-0 win against Hertha BSC lost three points to pursuers Eintracht Frankfurt a Champions League place well. Timo Hildebrand's record series is gradually drawing closer. © imago images Wolfsburg's keeper Koen Casteels clears against Hertha striker Jhon Cordoba.
both in the quarter-finals against Iserlohn as well as in the semi-final against Ingolstadt, the Berliner stood to the wall after a kick-off in the short playoff series with his back to the wall and continued. "Every season writes new stories. Our seems to turn back this time, beat out, "said Eybären-Coach Serge Aubin, who challenges looseness from his players:" I want to see the guys with a smile on the face. There is nothing to lose, absolutely nothing. " This applies to Wolfsburg all the more. "We have a steady, sworn troupe that wants to achieve everything," Fly said.
remarkable would be the title especially for the Grizzly Coach. Cortina was based on his crashing failure as a national coach 2015 not as a future master coach in the del. At that time, flying was significantly involved as a general manager of the national team in the decision not to extend the contract with Cortina. Nevertheless, he learned the Italo Canadian for his unertailed nature and his human dealings and took him four years later to Wolfsburg.
After a crisis a few weeks ago, the 56-year-old got the curve with the Grizzly at the right time and benefited in the playoffs also from the unusual format of the strongly shortened season. Instead of four only two victories to the championship are necessary in these playoffs. For Cortina, the victory on Wednesday would be a very special triumph, after he became the first and so far only national coach in the history books, which had to answer for a failure in an Olympic qualifier.
Trainer Hammer at Eintracht? Frankfurt wants real-legend Raul .
ensures Eintracht for a coup on the coach bank? For the alternative Adi Hütter, the SGE has apparently real-legend Raul in view! © Provided by 90min Eintracht Frankfurt should have Raul as a Hütter successor in sights | Jonathan Moscrop / Getty Images at Real Madrid and for the Spanish national team Raul Gonzalez Blanco is a legend. The former world-class striker also knows well from his time on Schalke in the Bundesliga.