The 2-3 victory at the Dutch team in the european CHAMPIONSHIPS-qualification for the German national coach Joachim Löw is a welcome boost. The trainer threw the stir rigorously to ‘die Mannschaft’ and saw his young team a hard fought victory address in Amsterdam.
“We had the luck that in the last matches was missing”, referred to by Löw on the winning hit by Niko Schulz in the ninetieth minute. “We are the european CHAMPIONSHIPS-qualification very good start with this uitzege in the Netherlands.”
“This victory will help us in our process. But we have also seen that we still have much work to do,” said the coach at the press conference after the match.
The 59-year-old Löw was for the match under heavy fire in Germany. After the unsuccessful world CHAMPIONSHIP in Russia, where the defending champion is already in the group stage was killed – and the relegation from Division A of the Nations League, grabbed the trainer by the regular forces Thomas Müller, Jérôme Now, and Mats tiny toddlers no longer have to call.
Löw saw his young team for peace a 2-0-lead in the ArenA. Amber was halfway through the second half again at 2-2, but the Germans decided the match in the last minute.
Mode group C european CHAMPIONSHIPS-qualification
- 1. Northern Ireland 2-6 (4-1)
- 2. Germany 1-3 (3-2)
- 3. The netherlands 2-3 (6-3)
- 4. Estonia 1-0 (0-2)
- 5. Belarus 2-0 (1-6)
“I never lost faith that we could win’
“In the first half we really played well, we had the match under control and could be dangerous come true”, saw Löw. “We led earned and were able to score after a few attacks where we have trained.”
“After the break we have amazing fought hard, but the players were not good in the contest. I’m happy that the team was nevertheless never the faith has lost that, we, the race could win. But actually you have to be at a 2-0-lead in the contest to keep control.”
The best two countries in the group qualify directly for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS of 2020. In June, the next event on the program, Germany will take it against laagvliegers White-Russia (from) and Estonia (home).
The netherlands comes in June, not in action in the european CHAMPIONSHIPS-qualification, because it is the Final Four of the Nations League play.
Joy to the Germans after the final whistle in Amsterdam. (Photo: Pro Shots)
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