"We want to reach the final again!"

Head coach Julian Nagelsmann in his press conference ahead of the Round of 16 against Eintracht Frankfurt | Mvogo will play in goal | Upamecano sustained a knock

The Round of 16! RBL return to the Commerzbank Arena on Tuesday evening for a cup tie with Eintracht Frankfurt. A good chance to grab our first win in Frankfurt.

In his press conference, Julian Nagelsmann spoke about Eintracht, the bitter league defeat and the current squad situation ahead of this tasty tie.

Julian Nagelsmann om ...

... another meeting with Eintracht:

  • "The DFB-Pokal game in Frankfurt means a lot to us. We want to reach the final again, becasue it was a great experience for our players and fans last season.

    Last week in the Bundesliga game, we let a lot good chances go begging. On Tuesday, we need to take them and come away with a better result. We want to convincingly reach the next round, and go to Munich full of confidence."

... possible appearances for Dani Olmo & Angeliño:

  • "Sometimes, I just like to get players in there. So it's good for them to get minutes. Dani's already learnt a bit about how we do things and Angeliño comes to us from one of the best coaches in the world. Both will be bale to help us straight away."

+++ squad update +++

  • Willi Orban, Kevin Kampl and Ibrahima Konaté are still out.
  • Dayot Upamecano picked up a slight knock against M'Gladbach, and didn't train on Sunday and Monay as a precaution.
  • Yvon Mvogo will start in goal against Eintracht.
  • The referee for the match is Felix Brych of Munich.

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