Karim Rekik came in exhausted, yet highly satisfied from the training course. 45 intense minutes of Training he had in the legs, 15 more than the previous day, as he told proud. "I'm glad I'm back out there with the boys," said the Dutch defender. Previously, he had worked on for weeks in the rear area of physical Rehabilitation.
in mid-November had moved Rekik a fiber tear in the thigh muscle. He was missing painfully, as well as his extrabudgetary next to man in the interior defense, Niklas Stark. This was injured a short time before. For the traditional centre-back Duo had run the first half of the season.
Pal Dardai was what he saw on Thursday. Even if the coach of Hertha BSC can't access to it in the last first round game on Saturday in Leverkusen on his defense chief Rekik, but again staff needs to experiment. So the view is wrong at least. Dardai hopes that he will after the brief Christmas break, back all the injured players at the 3. January welcome to the back round opener. Rekik, who just turned 24 years old, takes already now everything. He will return on the second day of Christmas to Berlin, and in the days leading up to the new year with a fitness trainer individual work. "I want to get me physically on height," said Rekik.
survived, Actually he wanted to go a few days in the sun, but priority now that he can help as quickly as possible back to the team. For Hertha, the second round starts at 20. January, with the away game in Nürnberg. "So much of the time it's not," said Rekik.
For the game-capable part of the kick of the workforce Herthas it is, but now, once again, to mobilize the last forces. Berlin team in the Bundesliga who would like to go back to the Limit, like coach Pal Dardai said on Thursday. In doing so, he will have to do without on Per Skjelbred. The Norwegian has endured a Dental surgery, but is ready to play.More about
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"of Course, how to Leverkusen, with the goal to win the game. This is always our approach,“ said Dardai and made a small statement. If his team would get off to a good day with a good day, then "we can take three points from Leverkusen – despite the many injured," he said. If the Teams are not as good defaults, can also happen the opposite. A draw could live Dardai in the end.