Hasan Salihamidzic has shut down talk about Bayern Munich coach Julian Nagelsmann in Basta style after the last four Bundesliga games without a win. detail and confidentially, said the sports director of “Bild am Sonntag”.
Munich – Hasan Salihamidzic has shut down talk of Bayern Munich manager Julian Nagelsmann in Basta fashion after the last four Bundesliga games without a win.
After the 1-0 defeat at FC Augsburg, they spoke and discussed very well, at length and in complete confidentiality, said the sports director of “Bild am Sonntag”. “Julian is very clear. He and his coaching staff know exactly what needs to be done,” the 45-year-old said and clarified: “Above all, Julian knows he has the full support of FC Bayern, and what must be the case now not to be pointed out again and again.”
The record-breaking German champions had drawn the Bundesliga three times in a row before the defeat at Augsburg. In the table, the defending champions are in fifth place, five points behind leaders 1. FC Union Berlin.
“It will be different after the international break”
Salihamidzic now takes responsibility for the team. “Our players have quality, mentality and character, they want it and will show it. The upcoming games against Leverkusen, Pilsen and Dortmund are exactly the right time for that,” said the sporting director. After the international break, Bayern will host Bayer Leverkusen next Friday. Next comes the Champions League game against Viktoria Pilsen on October 4 (9:00 p.m.), in which the third victory must be achieved. Four days later, the Munich guests at Borussia Dortmund.
“We will play differently after the international break. And I expect that too. Physical intensity, greed and the will to push the limits in every game are the prerequisites for success. We also need a conversion of much better and more targeted chances,” Saihamidzic asked the players.