Scans on Monday confirmed that Yuya Osako didn’t suffer a bad injury in the game against TSG 1899 Hoffenheim yesterday. “They ruled out any structural damage to the knee, but it’s still a painful blow. We will have to see how it is in the next few days. I don’t think that it’s out of the question that Yuya could return to training this week,” explained head coach Florian Kohfeldt.
SV Werder Bremen took all three points back up north after a 3-1 win over FC Schalke on Saturday. Head coach Florian Kohfeldt felt it was a "deserved win" and a "good performance for large parts". Left-back Ludwig Augustinsson, who assisted all three of Niclas Füllkrug's goals, praised the side's attitude.
As part of Werder’s Opening Weekend (WOW), Florian Kohfeldt’s side will play two friendlies on Saturday. The first of those games will kick off at 15:00 CEST in the Heinz-Dettmer-Stadion against Dutch side FC Groningen. Bundesliga 2 outfit FC St. Pauli will then take on another Werder side at the same ground at 17:15 CEST. Both games will be shown live on WERDER.TV and Youtube.
Pre-season may not have officially begun for SV Werder Bremen, but two Green-Whites are already working hard on the training pitch. Niclas Füllkrug and Kevin Möhwald are already preparing themselves for the restart after long injury lay-offs with extra sessions.
The 2019/20 season was the was the worst season in Werder's history. Accordingly, it deserved to undergo a thorough critical analysis. “It was a very open and critical analysis,” said Klaus Filbry, CEO of SV Werder. Over the past days, the club's supervisory board, managing committee and steering committee have completed a thorough analysis of what went wrong across various areas. On Friday, Marco...