Sport VfL team council stands - without its best
Wolfsburg must fear for Popp
VfL Wolfsburg will probably have to do without striker Alexandra Popp in the near future. As VfL announced, the 29-year-old suffered a capsule injury in the area of the back of the foot. © imago images Painful: Alexandra Popp is carried off the lawn. The mishap happened at SC Freiburg a few minutes before the final whistle. Popp could not leave the lawn on his own, had to be carried.
VfL Wolfsburg announced the composition of its team council on Monday - and there were surprises. In the committee, which has now grown to seven players, the two best Wolfsburg players are not represented with goal scorer Wout Weghorst and midfielder Maximilian Arnold.
Oliver Glasner wanted to take his time. First of all, we had to wait for the long transfer period, which only ended on October 5th. In addition, the focus was and is on integrating the four newcomers Maxence Lacroix, Bartosz Bialek, Ridle Baku and Maximilian Philipp. Now the team has elected its team council - seven players belong to this body.
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This also includes two of the three captains that the coach himself had previously determined. Josuha Guilavogui continues to lead the team as captain, the Frenchman is represented by goalkeeper Koen Casteels. Wout Weghorst is new to the group of management trio, taking on the post of Robin Knoche who has migrated to Union Berlin.
Weghorst is - unlike in the previous year - not represented in the team council. As in the previous year, Maximilian Arnold does not belong to this group. Instead, in addition to the captains Guilavogui and Casteels and Admir Mehmedi, who was there last year, the committee has four "newcomers": substitute keeper Pavao Pervan, John Anthony Brooks, Xaver Schlager and Marin Pongracic will also represent the interests of the team in the future.
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