It is the maximum penalty for football players: being replaced every now and then. In the top match against Bayer Leverkusen, she had to compete against Bayern star Leroy Sané. Now the international commented on the embarrassment.
Leroy Sané received his “maximum penalty” in the top Bundesliga match between FC Bayern and Bayer Leverkusen (2-1) with surprise but also self-critical. “The change came as a surprise to me at first – I didn’t know that. But that also happens once”, said 24-year-old “Bild”. Sané was replaced on and off by coach Hansi Flick (32nd / 68th minute).
Sané still feels “the full confidence of the team”, the winger stressed and “feels completely at ease with FC Bayern. should classify. But that will change, “he promised.
Flick: “He takes that”
After the match, Sané received wide support from fellow players and officials. Thomas Müller (“It’s very hard for him”) reassuringly took him in his arms and said, “I think he’s very close to the button opening.” Sports director Hasan Salihamidzic emphasized: “The boy is great, I totally believe in him.” And Flick said, “He’ll handle that, he’ll get our full support.”
Sané added that team success was “mostly” for him. With his injury history and the Corona plan, he explained that he couldn’t yet exhaust his capabilities in his first half of the year in Munich. This made it very difficult for him to “find the right rhythm again”. In the new year, “I will do everything I can to repay the club’s trust in me,” he promised.