The career of Axel Witsel got this summer an unexpected twist. The 29-year-old Red Devil seemed to himself to go dig in China but decorated after a strong world cup will be a transfer to German football club Borussia Dortmund. The Borussen currently a leader, is struggling Whitewash to the Bundesliga title. “But the season only lasts so long, we watch the match per match”, the midfielder on Wednesday Sport Bild the pressure.
Dortmund counts after thirteen days 33 points. First pursuers Borussia Mönchengladbach follows all on seven points. The top favourites Bayern Munich, in the last six years champion, already nine lost on the yellow-and-black leader. “We will do everything to put an end to the series of Bayern,” says Portugal. “You can all be sure. But it brings us nothing forward to now all about the title to talk. The season is still too long.”
Whitewash consumed the transition of the Chinese competition to the highly rated Bundesliga easily. The Also grew immediately fixed value in the team. “I felt that Dortmund was the right choice,” explains Whitewash his transition from. “I knew immediately that I had the skills to succeed and to help the team. It was a challenge that I absolutely wanted to take.”
Dortmund-coach Lucien Favre declared last summer, admittedly with a wink, dreaming of Eden Hazard in the Borussia-shirt. Whitewash, that his fellow countryman through and through, thinks that such a transfer is not immediately at issue. “At first it’s a bit too expensive for us, and secondly, he has very different plans. But had he ever in the Bundesliga want to play football, I have enough arguments to bring him to Dortmund. I remember the atmosphere in the stadium, the passion of our fans and the quality of the team.”