Marco Hiller (25 / fully vaccinated) has contracted the corona virus. He’s in quarantine.
The keeper is out of action in TSV 1860 Munich’s top third-division game against promotion rival 1. FC Saarbrücken on Saturday (2 p.m., live BR and Magenta Sport).
As a result, the lions have to do without their point guarantee, Hiller has already saved the points several times this season with brilliant saves.
Substitute keeper Tom Kretzschmar (23) will replace him. At the beginning of this season he had to stand in for Hiller (red suspension) twice, his record: zero goals conceded, four points.
The Löwen hospital is getting bigger and bigger in the final spurt of the season: Defense chief Stephan Salger (32) suffered an ankle injury in training, striker Tim Linsbichler (22) is missing after knee surgery, midfield talent Marco Mannhardt (19) had foot surgery yesterday and is missing several months.
Things are going very badly for Keanu Staude (28). After a corona infection, the midfielder fell ill with heart muscle inflammation. Since then he has had an absolute training ban.
“Keanu’s values are not what they should be,” says coach Michael Köllner (54). Will Staude ever play for the lions again? His contract is up…