Felix Magath expressed understanding for the fan boycott of Hertha professionals after the 2-0 victory against VfB Stuttgart.
“The team did not go to the fans last week. They did not agree with the action. We did not demonstrate that last week, that’s fine so far that the players fight against the measure then,” said the coach of the Donut.
The team around Captain Dedryck Boyata and Antriber Kevin-Prince Boateng was not closed after the important victory in the relegation battle on the followers in the east curve of the Olympic Stadium.
Magath hopes at approximation
According to Torwart Marcel Lotka and scorer Davie Selke, this was an agreed response to the humiliation through its own followers after 1: 4 against Lokalrivale Union Berlin a good two weeks ago. At that time, fans had challenged the players to lay their jerseys on the ground before the curve.
Magath hopes for a reassurance of the situation in the final strap of the season. In the next few days it should come to it, “that both groups approach”.
It must be “together against the descent”, the coach emphasized. The Hertha has after the victory against Stuttgart as Tables-15. Four points projection on the Swabia on the relegation rank 16.