A scepter adrift
Otto Rehhagel, savior “King” of Berliners seem to not be quite as safe and distant, the “scepter” from his hand started to shake, the uncertainty is more and more present among the band, as the player Christian Lell said to “Inforadio”: “We are always guilty no matter what”, some veiled criticism against technical management being overlooked. And the club Kaiserslautern star Marco Kurz seems to fade, although club boss Stefan Kuntz left the topic open ambiguous saying: “Kurz is our coach and if we have to change something we make it public.”
Fear at Hamburg
The new defeat at home to Hamburg causing fear and concern, supporters attitude is well illustrated and leaving the stadium by thousands of people with many minutes before closing game against Freiburg (1-3). The coach Thorsten Fink called mobilizing saying: “We must accept the fight to avoid relegation, to adequately address and then certainly we will have results.” Hamburg is the team with the worst record at home, which in the past 13 years marked for automatic downgrading teams in similar situation. It is mentioned that HSV is the only Bundesliga team still has not left the league! Not too much optimism seems to prove Manager Frank Arnesen statement: “It would be easily not to think and approach the second league…”
Zidan – unsportsmanlike gesture
As informs “Augsburger Allgemeine”, Mohamed Zidane (Mainz) intentionally stepped on the knees of his opponent Osztrolek at Augsburg in a time when referee Michael Weiner was looking elsewhere. How television images documenting this act is likely that the player to be experienced with the control and discipline committee, which looks after each videos.
Helmes can go
Despite the good performances of the latest games, three goals in two matches, the striker Patrick Helmes is not part of the future plans of coach Felix Magath, can leave Wolfsburg club for an offer of 4 million, announced “Wolfsburger Allgemeine”. It is based entirely on of the international Croatian Ivica Olic, who will leave from Bayern in the summer for two years in the “city of cars”.