Nagelsmann: Firmino one of the five best
Hoffenheim coach Julian Nagelsmann praises former TSG striker Roberto Firmino. For the junior coach, Firmino has arrived at the top of the world at Liverpool.
For coach Julian Nagelsmann of Bundesliga team 1899 Hoffenheim, former TSG striker Roberto Firmino has meanwhile reached the absolute top of the world.
“He is one of the world’s top five strikers for me,”said Nagelsmann on Thursday during the press conference before the Kraichgau points match against VfL Wolfsburg on Saturday (15.30 hrs) against the Brazilian.
In the summer of 2015, Firmino changed over to the former English record holder FC Liverpool for the then Bundesliga record sales of 41 million euros. On Tuesday, the 26-year-old protégé of team manager Jürgen Klopp and the Reds entered the quarter-finals of the Champions League.