Velimir Petkovic tried everything. The coach of Füchse Berlin took his time-outs, changed the goalkeeper and has been upset on the side line so that he received a Yellow card. But it helped nothing, somehow his Team found back into the game. Through a desolate second half of the Berliner lost on Thursday in the local Max-Schmeling-Halle in front of 6424 viewers 29:33 (15:13) against Göppingen.
"I'm ashamed of myself and am really in shock," said Petkovic in the "Sky". "If you get 20 goals in a mid-term, you need to talk about setting, you need to also about character." By the fourth defeat in the sixth game of the year 2019, the foxes from slipping to sixth place in the Handball-Bundesliga.
Petkovic had to abandon his sick defense chief Jakov Gojun, but after all, Fabian Wiede had recovered from his hand contusion, and returned to the Team. Even with the national player of the Berlin were at the beginning, but very heavy. The guests came relatively easily to their gates, and especially Ivan Sliskovic was the Defensive of the foxes with enormous difficulties. The Croatian scored four of the first five goeppinger hit.
"attack, bad defense, bad goalkeeper bad,"
slowly, the Berliners came to operating temperature, after about 20 minutes its only good Phase then began. Hans Lindberg hit from seven yards sure, as usual, Bjarki Mar Elisson played strong and the foxes turned the game by a 6:0 run. After Fabian Wiede had achieved with the expiry of the time his first goal of the day, went to Berlin with a 15:13 lead at the break.
In the second half, but were then actually, only a team. Göppingen was able to throw in the attack almost unchallenged, and the hosts managed to almost nothing. In 13 minutes, the foxes scored only three hits, the Swabians, however, eight. This residue is the Team of Petkovic's not a good desperate, a remedy against the strong guests but they found. "The attack was bad, the defense was bad, the goalie was bad," summed up the Recovery of the Berlin performance relentlessly.More about
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time for analysis of the numerous errors, the foxes have little. Already on Saturday they play in the EHF-Cup in St. Raphael. "Everyone has to deal with what we have delivered," said Petkovic. To change "In 48 hours, something in my head, but it is difficult." (Tsp)