Milos Veljkovic kicked off his World Cup yesterday evening. During the 2-0 defeat for Serbia at the hands of Brazil, the centre-back started and played the entire match for his nation.
The Germany national team fell to a 2-1 defeat against Japan in their first World Cup game. Niclas Füllkrug began the game on the bench, coming on as a 78th minute substitute.
Things are getting serious for Niclas Füllkrug and Milos Veljkovic: Germany and Serbia kick off their World Cup campaigns this week. The rest of Werder’s internationals have also put on their national team kits this week.
After a successful start to the international break from a Green-White perspective, the trend is continuing for the sides of our boys. Serbia national team won their final World Cup warm up on Friday evening against Bahrain 5-1. Werder’s Milos Veljkovic was in the matchday squad but didn’t see any action.
Before Werder’s players head on their much deserved holidays, there was one final training session on Friday afternoon. Those watching the hour of training saw the squad relaxed and having lots of fun. “When you head into a week without that pressure of a competitive match at the end of it, then it just makes it a lot more fun. You saw that with training today. We were let off the leash a little…
Niklas Stark and Mitchell Weiser were able to return to team training on Friday morning after their illness. Oliver Burke and Anthony Jung, however, are still unwell and were unable to take part.
The friendly tournament planned for Saturday, 19th November at the Heinz-Dettmer-Stadion in Lohne has unfortunately been called off due to security concerns.
The good news just keeps on coming for Niclas Füllkrug! Following on from his nomination for the Germany national team, Werder are delighted to announce that the Green-White goal machine has been voted as the Player of the Month for October. “I’m absolutely delighted that my performances are getting this kind of recognition and that I’ve been voted as the Player of the Month for the second time in…
The Werder players on international duty were for the most part successful on Wednesday. Alongside Niclas Füllkrug, who scored on his debut for Germany during their 1-0 win over Oman, Jiri Pavlenka also celebrated a successful evening. In the Czech Republic’s emphatic 5-0 win over the Faroe Islands, Werder’s shot-stopper played the full 90 minutes and was able to keep his area nice and clean.
Dear Werder fans, In the last few days, national team squads worldwide have been announced for the 2022 World Cup. From an SV Werder Bremen perspective, with call-ups for Niclas Füllkrug and Milos Veljkovic, reporting on the event, which has been heavily criticised ever since being awarded to Qatar over a decade ago, has also finally begun.
Werder Bremen will face SV Meppen in a friendly during the winter break. The match will take place on Thursday, 15th December at the Hänsch-Arena (18:00 CET).
SVW travelled back home with a 3-1 win from their friendly against Heeslinger SC. The hosts had a couple of good chances at the start of the game, but they couldn't find a way past Michael Zetterer in goal. Then Werder jumped into a two-goal lead thanks to goals from Leonardo Bittencourt and then an ice-cold finish from Eren Dinkci. Marvin Ducksch assisted both goals with some good work in the…
SV Werder Bremen and OneFootball have agreed to a comprehensive partnership. The Green-Whites and the world’s leading digital football platform signed a global content partnership this month, in order to provide football fans around the world with original Werder content.
The Deutsche Fußball-Liga (DFL) has announced the timings for Bundesliga matchdays 20 to 25. SV Werder's home games against Borussia Dortmund and VfL Bochum will take place on a Saturday afternoon, while evening fixtures in Frankfurt and Mönchengladbach also await.
A huge figure in Werder’s history has turned away from the football stage. After just about 60 minutes during the Flamengo’s Brazilian Serie A league game on Sunday, Diego Ribas da Cunha (Diego for short) left the pitch one final time. During his time at Werder Bremen, the midfielder was one of the best players in the Bundesliga.
The final competitive game of 2022 is history. Now numerous players are on their travels with their national sides. Whilst Milos Veljkovic and Niclas Füllkrug are starting their preparations for the World Cup, there are a host of friendlies for Werder’s other international players. The final competitive game of 2022 is history. Now numerous players are on their travels with their national sides.…
Ole Werner, the players and the coaching staff took the training ground on Monday afternoon to begin the final training week ahead of the Winter break. A number of players are already away with their respective national teams, meaning the coach was working with a reduced squad. Five players also missed the session for various reasons.
Despite a spectacular first goal of the season from Christian Groß and a strong, fighting performance, Werder lost their final game of the calendar year. After the equaliser following the break, the visitors were able to head back home to Leipzig with a 2-1 win. “With a bit more luck, we could have got the draw. It’s tough because we could have got more from the game,” said Marco Friedl following…