The national coach spent his last duty of the Bundesliga season on Saturday in Leverkusen, where the Werkelf's 2-1 victory over the SC Freiburg Flicks preliminary predecessor Rudi Völler retired. Now the hot phase begins for the national coach: Both at the Europa League final between Frankfurt and Glasgow on Wednesday as well as at the cup final between Leipzig and Freiburg on Saturday. But it is by no means its only appointments this week.
Before Flick gets on the plane to Seville, he holds a three-day conference with the DFB coaches. Between his two visits to the final, the cadres for the upcoming Nation League games against Italy (June 14, June 14), England (7.6.) And Hungary (June 11th) (June 11) will be on Thursday.
hardship case at the back left?
There will be "a few hardship cases", says Flick. Around the back left, where there are three candidates in Robin Gosens, Christian Günter and David Raum. Overall, Flick received all -round readiness from the players on his phone calls. "Everyone wants to play the Nations League, everyone can draw attention to themselves," said the coach. Only Marc-André Ter Stegen receives special leave and is not taken into account for the games after consultation with Flick.
Before going into the four international matches, the nominated players will come together for a regeneration training camp in Marbella from May 23 to 27. The professionals should be free there in the afternoon, Flick wants to advance the plans for the Nation League period.