After the defeat against Israel, the decisive reason for Roman Mählich was quickly found. Temachef Franco Foda clearly contradicted the TV expert in the interview.
11:16 p.m., September 4th, 2021
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The 5-2 defeat of the ÖFB team against Israel probably caused discussions all over Austria. In the ORF studio, the reason for the gossip was quickly found: the system. expert Roman Mählich made it clear several times that he did not understand the switch to a three or five-man chain and that you should have started with a back four on the defensive. “In my opinion, you have to consolidate a system in the team, especially if it has already worked so well,” said Mählich.
This criticism left franc fuck do not apply in the interview after the game. “I can’t understand what Roman Mählich said, he was once a coach himself. The harmony was there in the first half and the possibilities were there too. It wasn’t the system“, analyzed the German.
Mählich’s colleague Herbert Prohaska After the interview, however, sided with the former Sturm coach. “I have to back him up there. Foda changed the system himself on a back four at halftime,” explained Prohaska.