Magaths praise for great fighting performance

“Of course, it was more emotional, because it was more important,” said the Berlin coach at “Sky” about the comparison to the first success with Hertha, the 3-0 against Hoffenheim, the Magath himself had to pursue from the corona isolation. “For in the event of a defeat, we would otherwise be under pressure. Therefore, it was essential. Besides, and that’s why I’m satisfied – we also talk about a great fighting performance, and we have finally shown what you have shown in Desegers must show – and won the same. That’s good. “

Praise not only for Boateng

The chess train with Kevin-Prince Boateng, the only true leadership in the squad after Magaths, was fully on.
“It’s a great player. It’s a hint that he is not so hundred percent fit like other Bundesliga players, otherwise he would be a giant,” said the coach over the 35-year-old, who herself after the game very much Easily shown.

However, Magath did not want to know the scarce success of Augsburg alone with Boateng: “He was very important, no question, but I do not just look out, that’s not the matter, if I saw, for example The in the midfield, Tousart and ‘Santi’ _ (Ascacibar, Note d. Red.) _ \ – That was great. ” An extramour was also called Dedryck Boyata: “He has also shown today that he is a captain that goes ahead and took the others.”

“Stuttgart at least just as good”

At all relief MAVANT MAGATH already warns before the next hurdle, especially as it goes against the VfB Stuttgart next Sunday (5:30 pm, live! At Hertha) again against a direct competitor: “The Stuttgart is at least as good as Augsburg, therefore it will be Become a narrow box, and it needs another such performance as today. Then I’m confident that we also get something against Stuttgart. “

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