May he – or may he not yet?
Werder’s Leo Bittencourt (27) is burning for longer missions after his short comeback in Darmstadt and is pushing back into the team. The vice-captain was absent for three months due to a knee injury.
Bittencourt is extremely important to Bremen. Trainer Markus Anfang (47) about the bearer of hope: “Leo has a certain amount of experience and enjoys playing. In the field, he often takes command and can be thrilling. “
Sounds good, but Bremen’s coach doesn’t want to put too much strain on the offensive man too soon. Beginning: “There is also the physical aspect. We have to see how long he’s been out. I have zero problem letting go of players who really want to. The feeling with doctors, physios and trainer team is actually very good at the moment. “
So can Bittencourt start in Sandhausen right away? A longer assignment from the second half would also be possible.
In the training session on Saturday, the beginning wants to take a closer look …