In recent months, Borussia Moenchengladbach has experienced an alarming athletic crash. Meanwhile, the Foals was dangerously close to the relegation region, even now the danger is not completely banned. For leading player Jonas Hofmann, the reasons for the misery are obvious.
- Gladbach Hofmann takes Thuram and Hütter in protection
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- Hofmann’s future in Gladbach remains open
As one of the few winners of the current season Jonas Hofmann could on the subject of self-criticism withhold really posh and those who have lagged behind expectations, to defer them. But the 29-year-old wants to put the finger in the wound.
“I have heard time and again in recent weeks.. With this squad you can not stay But when you stand after the 27th matchday just above the relegation zone, which has a validity As honest you have to be,” said the versatile professional in an interview with the “Hofmann Bild”.
With two wins – a regularly against Hertha BSC, another well at the Green table against VfL Bochum – the Gladbach have recently gives some air, but the projection is ranked 16th continue to be only seven points.
Gladbach Hofmann takes Thuram and Hütter in protection
“Football will decide not only on the quality of the players -. You have the quality and bring to the court, it does not count always nice to play when you have the ball,” Hofmann made it clear what just problems at Borussia.
The German national team went further into detail: “There are very simple things such as communication, that you are with each other short, clear instructions It’s about focus and be alert to work against the ball The unfortunately we have in this.. in combination do not get season too often. “
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He also denied a problem of mentality within the team. ( “Winning Is only the square with the aim of the game”) Even his much-criticized teammate Marcus Thuram took Hofmann in protection, as coach Adi Hütter.
“I think he fit as a coach and his approaches well with Borussia. The aggressive pressing to play fast forward. Sometimes it just takes a bit of time before something like that then gets going,” said the native of Heidelberg, who in 2016 was changed from BVB to Gladbach and met eight times already this season.
Hofmann’s future in Gladbach remains open
Hofmann’s current working paper in foals running out 2,023th So far, the right-footed keeps all options open. A transfer-free finish after the contract ends, however, he ruled out.
“I have a special relationship with Borussia. As for my Hofmanning plans, I’m going to the club to communicate over very open and honest. The other way round it’s the same,” announced the 29-year old, who is to stand tall among other things at Atletico Madrid in the course, at.
An extension is certainly still on the table. “I’m playing in my seventh season for Gladbach, which is also not to be underestimated. The connecting. I also feel in the club very well,” explained Hofmann.