Marco Friedl celebrated a successful debut for the Austria national team on Wednesday evening. Milos Veljkovic watched Serbia’s match against Norway from the sidelines as his team kept their dream of playing at the Euros alive.
SV Werder Bremen will play another friendly during the international break. Florian Kohfeldt's side will face second-division side FC St. Pauli on Wednesday 07.10.2020. The game will take place at the Weserstadion Platz 11.
The green-and-whites go into Saturday’s match against Hertha BSC with the majority of the squad fit and ready to go. At his press conference on Thursday, head coach Florian Kohfeldt described Werder’s squad situation as “really good” ahead of the start of the 2020/21 Bundesliga. SVW have a full squad to choose from, with Ömer Toprak, Milot Rashica and Kevin Möhwald the only exceptions. Milos...
Milot Rashica only managed a cameo appearance in the friendly against Austria Lustenau. The Kosovan was taken off again after just 17 minutes on the pitch. “Milot had circulation problems,” explained head coach Florian Kohfeldt after the 4-2 win. “He was desperate to play and tried, but was dizzy and needed to come off. We spoke about doing this before hand,” commented Kohfeldt.
Following further tests in Bremen, Milos Veljkovic has been diagnosed with a pulled calf muscle. Veljkovic picked up the injury during the relegation playoff second leg against 1. FC Heidenheim 1846, during which the centre-back was taken off injured in the 68th minute.