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VBL: Leipzig leaves Heidenheim no chance at the summit meeting
After the freestyle, the disillusionment for 1. FC Heidenheim followed. After two 9-0 victories on the tenth double game day of the Virtual Bundesliga Club Championship, the second in the table was defeated in the early top game against RB Leipzig, and the Saxons remain clearly ahead in the south-east division. © RB Leipzig RB Leipzig has impressively demonstrated its supremacy in the South-East division against Heidenheim. The performance of 1.
BVB boss Hans-Joachim Watzke explains why Borussia Dortmund is number two behind FC Bayern despite problems and the strength of RB Leipzig.
For managing director Hans-Joachim Watzke, Borussia Dortmund is still number two despite the difficulties in the Bundesliga and the continued strength of RB Leipzig.
Leipzig is "a tough rival. And yet I still see ourselves as the second force in Germany," Watzke told the newspapers of the Funke media group .
On Saturday, BVB will be fifth in the table at front runner FC Bayern Munich.
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Bundesliga club RB Leipzig apparently must involve the sister club Salzburg in the transfer of Dayot Upamecano to Bayern Munich. © Jan Woitas / dpa-Zentralbild / dpa Changes from RB Leipzig to FC Bayern: Dayot Upamecano. According to a report by the “Salzburger Nachrichten”, it is said to be a 20 percent stake. Given the transfer fee of 42.5 million euros that Bavaria has to pay for the French international due to a clause, 8.5 million euros would have to flow to Salzburg.
The Saxons are second with only two points behind the champions - not the all-important factor for Watzke.
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"RB Leipzig is a tough rival of ours in terms of sport, they do it really well," said the 61-year-old, "but it takes a lot to be the second force in Germany. A long sporting success Period, charisma, fans. The overall package is important. "
The duel with Bayern will be "a difficult game. But Clasico always cracks," said Watzke
. "The game is not easy for us between the two great games against Gladbach and Sevilla, but we have a good bank. We will have a team on the pitch that can play football and defend itself. " Test
Watzke: That's why I stand up for CL reform .
Hans-Joachim Watzke spoke out in favor of the so-called Swiss model in the discussion about reform of the Champions League. © Provided by sport1.de Watzke: That's why I stand for CL reform Managing Director Hans-Joachim Watzke from Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund has spoken out in favor of the so-called Swiss model in the discussion about reforming the Champions League.