After seven Bundesliga matches, BVB are hoping for second place. Five out of seven matches have been received, now solely Union Berlin is forward of “Borussia”. In the worldwide break, Dortmund and their coach Edin Terjic can lastly take a deep breath and draw their first interim outcomes.
Normally, a busy schedule at BVB leaves Edin Terzic little time to speak. On Wednesday, the native of Menden made an exception and went to the “Ruhr Nachrichten”.
As a part of the “19:09 – Black and Yellow Talk” format, the 39-year-old defined intimately concerning the begin of the Westphalia season, new arrivals and a few downside youngsters.
The recollections of the Revierderby in opposition to Schalke are nonetheless very recent, Borussia narrowly however deservedly received 1-0 (0-0).
“It’s the most effective three factors you will get,” Terzic stated in his post-match press convention. The plan was to “ship a transparent and manageable sport”. In the tip, you would “win extra”.
Terzic desires to indicate BVB jewels Moukoko “one thing that isn’t good but”.
Substitute Youssoufa Moukoko was the hero for BVB as he transformed a header.
Terzic then instructed his guardian that “an incredible burden fell on him.” The teenager was beforehand considered sad as he was normally most popular to Anthony Modes.
“But at 17, it is my job to inform him what’s not good,” defined the coach.
BVB squad ‘nonetheless needs enchancment’
Overall, Terjic is glad with the beginning of the season, but additionally sees a number of areas that want enchancment.
“We wish to discover a steadiness between assault and protection,” defined the Dortmund coach, who has a minimum of been comparatively profitable within the Bundesliga. After seven matches, the aim distinction in accordance with the black-yellow perspective is 9:7.
Ideally, he would not see the entire workforce in any respect. “The workforce nonetheless needs to be optimized. It needs to be executed not via the switch market, but additionally on the coaching floor,” Terzic famous.
BVB downside boy Modeste ‘shall be our predominant striker’
Meanwhile, Terjic defended in opposition to rising criticism of recent signing Anthony Modeste, who was introduced in at brief discover to interchange Sebastian Haller, who’s affected by testicular most cancers.
“Unfortunately, he solely had a short while to coach with us. We are pleased with him,” stated the 39-year-old participant. “Anthony shall be our predominant striker. As a workforce, we should use his weapons. “
Jude Bellingham, however, is already established as a weapon and regardless of his age, it’s arduous to think about a BVB midfield with out him.
“He stands for every thing we wish to stand for. I do know what he has in him,” Terzic stated, however certified: “We speak each day about what we will enhance.”
The undeniable fact that his high performer may depart subsequent summer season – with half of the Premier League to meet up with Bellingham – is of no concern to Sauerland presently.
“I do not take into consideration gives. I’m joyful that he’s with us. I hope that he’ll stick with us for a very long time,” concluded Terzic.