At Hertha BSC, the training incident between head coach Pal Dardai and Ivan Sunjic apparently has an aftermath. The midfielder was absent from the unit on Schenckendorffplatz on Tuesday morning, according to the capital city club this has “disciplinary reasons”. As the club announced on the sidelines of the training session, the Croatian was suspended until further notice.
Dardai had sent Sunjic, who was on loan from Birmingham City to the Berliners until the summer, after the 2: 4 (0: 2) against Werder Bremen with harsh words on Sunday (“Go away!” “Fuck off! “).
After 29 match days, Hertha is at the bottom of the table with 22 points and is three points behind VfB Stuttgart in the relegation zone. On Sunday, the Berliners, who are threatened with relegation, have to go to Bayern Munich (3.30 p.m.).
Marton Dardai, Marco Richter (both muscular problems), Tolga Cigerci (gastrointestinal), substitute keeper Tjark Ernst (infection) and Kelian Nsona (rehabilitation training) were also absent from training on Tuesday.