the Dortmund players got entangled in the machinery at the Wembley Stadium on Wednesday night, as they lost with 0-3 to Tottenham in the first of two Champions League-first knockout round.
But some of the players were actually also moved the ears the day before, and it has provoked criticism in Germany after the poor effort against Christian Eriksen and co.
the German media has, therefore, could tell that an unknown number of players charged up for the fight by getting a visit from a hairdresser in London the day before the match. A visit that will not be perceived as the most serious prelude to a major fight.
Dortmund ceo Hans-Joachim Watzke, recognize the story, but rejects, however, despite everything, to frisørbesøget had an impact on the outcome.
- It had no effect on the team's performance. There are sporting reasons for our defeat, and we need to analyze them, says the director of BILD.
Yet can the Dortmund players look forward to be in front. The club don't bother to similar negative side stories after the defeat in the future.
- It is clear that the defeat results in a critical picture of the frisørens visit in the media. And, therefore, will Michel Zorc (sports director, ed.) and Sebastian Kehl talk with the players about it, " says Hans-Joachim Watzke.
The former Dortmund player Sebastian Kehl works today in an administrative role around the team.
There are returopgør between Dortmund and Tottenham in Germany 5. march, Thomas Delaney and teammates to deliver a minor miracle if they are to advance to the quarter finals of the Champions League.
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