German Bundesliga giants SV Werder Bremen accept appear that they will authority their winter training affected in South Africa in January abutting year.
Bremen will biking to the African abstemious for the aboriginal time in their history as they will achievement to get accessible for the additional bisected of their season.
“We were in Johannesburg a few weeks ago and were afflicted by the accessories at the location,” said sporting administrator Frank Bauman to Bremen’s website.
According to a statement appear by the club, the Green-Whites are set to be hosted at the Fairway Auberge in Gauteng, the auberge ahead hosted the Brazilian civic aggregation during the 2010 Fifa World Cup.
Coached by Florian Kohfeldt, the aggregation will alternation at Randburg FC’s training arena during their break in Johannesburg and they are planning on organising affable matches.
“The altitude should be acceptable for training in, abnormally the acclimate for that time of the year,” said the coach.
Moreover, the club’s CEO Klaus Fibry said the German Bundesliga is admired in South Africa and they additionally appetite to use the befalling to augment their fan base.
“The Bundesliga is actual accepted in South Africa. As allotment of this trip, we appetite to accomplish abiding we advice to accomplish Werder and the Bundesliga added acclaimed out there,” added Fibry.
“There are added absorbing projects which we would like to abutment the DFL with, for archetype we are planning to appointment Amandla’s Safe-Hub activity in South Africa too,” he concluded.
SV Werder Bremen Soccer Profile
Sportverein Werder Bremen von 1899 e. V. commonly known as Werder Bremen, is a German sports club located in Bremen in the northwest German federal state Free Hanseatic City of Bremen. The club was founded in 1899 and has grown to 40,400 members. It is best known for its association football team.
Bremen’s football club has been a mainstay in the Bundesliga, the top league of the German football league system. Bremen has won the Bundesliga championship four times and the DFB-Pokal six times. Their latest Bundesliga championship came in 2004, when they won a double, and their last win of the German cup came in 2009. Bremen has also had European success, winning the 1992 European Cup Winners’ Cup. Bremen also reached the final match of the last edition of the UEFA Cup in 2009 (it was rebranded the UEFA Europa League the following season). During the mid-2000s, Bremen was one of the most successful teams in the Bundesliga, but the club has not played in a European competition since the 2010–11 campaign.
Since 1924, Werder Bremen’s stadium is the Weserstadion. The club has a rivalry with Hamburger SV, another club in northern Germany, known as the Nordderby.