Trainer Jupp Heynckes to Champions League goes “left” to the frustration of Arjen Robben. The 34-year-old attacker was Tuesday in the Champions League match with Besiktas reserve and was not happy with it.
The 72-year-old coach was Friday at a press conference covered by the questions about Robben, that after the end of the with a 5-0 win duel said surprised to reservebeurt. Heynckes understands that Robben was not happy.
“But I find it all a bit inflated. Our band is not disturbed. If players have a professional handle it as they change, I understand that and I’m left to deal with it. Competition is always good.”
Robben was allowed against the Turks for peace raids, but left after know not happy. He called his reservebeurt even painful. “If I were my emotions now lets speak, I am sitting tomorrow at the office with technical director Hasan Salihamidzic or chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge,” he said Tuesday after the duel.