BVB-Boss Watzke: Missing stars are great danger to the Bundesliga

BVB Managing Director Hans-Joachim Watzke cares with a possible change from top stars like Robert Lewandowski or Erling Haaland to the attractiveness of the Bundesliga.

“Missing stars are a great danger to the Bundesliga,” said Watzke’s Sport Picture: “We have to be careful and try to keep many of the stars we still have to hold – which is difficult in view of the great financial pressure from England.”

Well-called Watzke World Footballer Lewandowski (Bayern Munich) and BVB Goal Haaland. These are “two absolute world stars, all other overshoots – even manuel new or Thomas Müller – and abroad are most hottest,” says Watzke.

The attractiveness of a league is now no longer just about the clubs, but about the players: “They draw partly with their star to the next club, which did not exist earlier, since the children were lifelong fan of their club. You can find that sad, but it is a social development. “

The speculation on a departure of Lewandowski at Bayern (contract until 2023) had recently increased. However, as much more likely, however, a farewell to Jungtar Haaland at Borussia Dortmund (Treaty until 2024) is already in summer.

Watzke: Haaland? “Do not know anything concrete”

“We do not know about player side something concrete, nor anyone has come to us,” said Watzke about Haaland to promote multiple European top clubs. The favorite is England’s Master Manchester City: “We know that we can not compete financially if Manchester City comes.”

The total package of transfer, salary and commissions of the alleged supply of MANCITY in the amount of 355 million euros had recently taken care of the BVB by consultant Matthias Sammer. He get “a whiplash,” with these numbers, he said. “I’ve got it off to judge media rumors. Otherwise my day would have to have 36 hours,” Watzke explained, pushing, “what they call as a fact is not an official sum, which was not an official sum, which was in an English boulevard sheet. The term Whiplash is therefore more a term that we have accompanied the rumor smiling. “

Watzke added: “When Haaland goes, we will find a new talent again and develop the star. And that too is the Bundesliga then good.” Dortmund finally had “experienced a few times”. “We lost Lewandowski 2014 to Bayern and Aubameyang 2018 at Arsenal. But we honestly created a new star. Today, everyone talks about Bellingham in Europe – and he played with us,” he said.

Are Borussia Dortmund the most entertaining team in the Bundesliga? | ESPN FC

Watzke: Bavaria has 150 million euros more for salaries

It must also be kept in mind that “the distance in the content of salary between the table first Bavaria and the second Dortmund is now likely to be more than 150 million euros. And is therefore greater than the distance between us and Greuther Fürth in 18th” “

Watzke continues: “There is a very clear correlation between financial effort and athletic success. Who does not believe that, you would like to look at the past 20 years at Paris and Manchester City – before the Sheikh’s invested and afterwards.”

Articles and videos about the topic

  • The Bundesliga Fridays and Sundays exclusively live on Dazn – Register nowBVB Managing Director Hans-Joachim Watzke cares with a possible change from top stars like Robert Lewandowski or Erling Haaland to the attractiveness of the Bundesliga.

“Missing stars are a great danger to the Bundesliga,” said Watzke’s Sport Picture: “We have to be careful and try to keep many of the stars we still have to hold – which is difficult in view of the great financial pressure from England.”

Well-called Watzke World Footballer Lewandowski (Bayern Munich) and BVB Goal Haaland. These are “two absolute world stars, all other overshoots – even manuel new or Thomas Müller – and abroad are most hottest,” says Watzke.

The attractiveness of a league is now no longer just about the clubs, but about the players: “They draw partly with their star to the next club, which did not exist earlier, since the children were lifelong fan of their club. You can find that sad, but it is a social development. “

The speculation on a departure of Lewandowski at Bayern (contract until 2023) had recently increased. However, as much more likely, however, a farewell to Jungtar Haaland at Borussia Dortmund (Treaty until 2024) is already in summer.

Watzke: Haaland? “Do not know anything concrete”

“We do not know about player side something concrete, nor anyone has come to us,” said Watzke about Haaland to promote multiple European top clubs. The favorite is England’s Master Manchester City: “We know that we can not compete financially if Manchester City comes.”

The total package of transfer, salary and commissions of the alleged supply of MANCITY in the amount of 355 million euros had recently taken care of the BVB by consultant Matthias Sammer. He get “a whiplash,” with these numbers, he said. “I’ve got it off to judge media rumors. Otherwise my day would have to have 36 hours,” Watzke explained, pushing, “what they call as a fact is not an official sum, which was not an official sum, which was in an English boulevard sheet. The term Whiplash is therefore more a term that we have accompanied the rumor smiling. “

Watzke added: “When Haaland goes, we will find a new talent again and develop the star. And that too is the Bundesliga then good.” Dortmund finally had “experienced a few times”. “We lost Lewandowski 2014 to Bayern and Aubameyang 2018 at Arsenal. But we honestly created a new star. Today, everyone talks about Bellingham in Europe – and he played with us,” he said.

Watzke: Bavaria has 150 million euros more for salaries

It must also be kept in mind that “the distance in the content of salary between the table first Bavaria and the second Dortmund is now likely to be more than 150 million euros. And is therefore greater than the distance between us and Greuther Fürth in 18th” “

Watzke continues: “There is a very clear correlation between financial effort and athletic success. Who does not believe that, you would like to look at the past 20 years at Paris and Manchester City – before the Sheikh’s invested and afterwards.”

Articles and videos about the topic
* The Bundesliga Fridays and Sundays exclusively live on Dazn – Register now!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.