Gunter Netzer has joined the criticism on Birgit Prinz and a comparison to the inglorious departure of Michael Ballack from the men national team.
Dusseldorf (SID) - Gunter Netzer has joined the criticism to record international Birgit Prinz and a comparison to the inglorious departure of Michael Ballack from the men national team. "Birgit Prinz can claim nor Ballack a claim for a place in the team despite diminishing performance only on the basis of past successes", the World Cup 1974 in his column in Bild am Sonntag wrote.
Criticism was also on the behaviour of the captain had expressed its displeasure at the replacement in the second World Cup match on Thursday against Nigeria (1-0) clearly Netzer. "Their departure to the Nigeria game not liked me." "Their replacement was fully justified," said Netzer: "To an absolute world-class player also includes in losses - also in personal - point size." "And with their performance, she had no right to stay longer in the team."
Before the duel for the Group on Tuesday in Germany against France (8.45 pm / ZDF), Netzer sees coach Silvia Neid duty. "Envy must insist now acceptance and understanding of Prince, when she is sitting at the beginning only on the bench", he wrote.