German footballing legend Lothar Matthaus has slammed Borussia Dortmund and the membership’s gamers for the current ongoings surrounding the squad.
Die Schwarzgelben at the moment occupy sixth place within the Bundesliga desk; a whole 19 factors adrift of first positioned Bayern Munich. Having now offered their greatest participant to Arsenal, the group take a look at a loss, and Matthaus has ripped into them.
The 150 capped German has taken intention on the potential of Dortmund’s present taking part in squad; claiming that it’s nowhere close to an acceptable customary:
“A Yarmolenko is in no way a Dembélé alternative.” He started, by way of Der Westen.
“To retrieve ex-players like Kagawa, Götze or Sahin is clearly not the perfect answer both. To not point out the 30 million for André Schürrle.
“To place it bluntly, cash was burnt right here. Gamers with character and the very best high quality are wanted. In Dortmund nothing matches for the time being.”
And he did not cease there. Following jeers from followers in current occasions, Matthaus went in on the membership’s administration, claiming them to be too mushy on their gamers – and evaluating the gamers’ reactions to these of Actual Madrid:
“Michael Zorc reacted proper when he put Bürki in his place.” He continued.
“Too lengthy the bosses Watzke and Zorc packed their stars in cotton wool and publicly protected.”
“What ought to say the gamers of Actual Madrid? They’ve defended the Champions League title and are nonetheless booed.
“When Ronaldo complains about it, Zidane publicly states that he, Ronaldo (the Brazilian), Beckham and the opposite Galactics had been booed out and also you simply have to tug the viewers again by his facet. The end result could be seen on the trophy cupboard of Actual Madrid.”