Toni Kroos still cannot understand Uli Hoeneß’s criticism of the Real Madrid star after the European Championship. The 31-year-old also spoke about Julian Nagelsmann and his favorite coach in the Bundesliga.
Hoeneß ‘criticism (“Kroos has no place in this football”) “surprised him a bit, that’s why I reacted,” said Kroos Picture on sunday: “I do not react to supposed experts for whom the attacks no longer surprise me.”
“I think Uli made it a bit too easy for himself with his criticism by picking a player who does not play for his club. I really have a huge respect for Uli Hoeneß’s life performance, but his last TV – Appearances were a bit questionable. You had the feeling that he had to polarize again, “the 106-time German international continued.
Kroos reacted with sarcasm to the Hoeneß criticism on social media after the EM: “Uli Hoeneß is a man with great football expertise (even if it is for RTL was not enough), little interest in polemics and completely at peace with himself. Similar to his greenkeeper. “
Kroos: “Baumgart is a great guy”
Kroos also commented on the upcoming Bundesliga season. He doesn’t want any other German champions than FC Bayern.
“I don’t see it from the perspective of the normal football fan. Most of the faces I know are still walking around at Bayern, a few guys I like. Like Joshua Kimmich. So I wouldn’t mind if they join would be champions for the tenth time in a row. I also wish Julian Nagelsmann, because I believe that he will be a top coach. And a championship in the first season will certainly make the start at Bayern easier, “said Kroos.
Who is he particularly looking forward to in the new season? “There is a team that I am impressed by year after year: from Freiburg with Christian Streich. And I’m looking forward to Steffen Baumgart in the Bundesliga. Because he has the balls to want to play football with his teams. He’s awesome Type.”