At the press conference on the match day, Schwartz first looked back on the latest 2: 1 success against Dresden: “We have made a good, passionate and, above all, successful game against Dynamo Dresden. The three points were important to make our destination class yet reach, “said the SVS coach.
The threesome has brought the team from Hardtwald a six-point lead on the Saxons placed on relegation rank 16 – Schwartz does not believe in a short rescue: “It would be bad to give any forecasts,” he said. “But I’m sure the players are professionals enough and continue to go to their performance limit.” And: “We know what we can, but may not rest on our great start-ups.”
Speaking of great achievements: The success series of the sand houses, who fought in the back series with five wins and five draws in two defeats from the basement, Schwartz also linked to Erik Zenga, which “has made a huge step forward in recent months”. “He is indispensable from the team,” the 55-year-old praised the midfielder. Also on the six, it will arrive, St. Paulis “Brutal Offensive” is expanding, in front of the Schwartz-belonging respect: “You have a good force and therefore not over 50 goals.”
Whether rights defense and captain Dennis DieKmeier can contribute to the fact that the SVS in the second half of the fifth team from the front panel – against the HSV, Heidenheim, Darmstadt and Bremen one informed the points – can not yet, is not available at the moment Celebration. Schwartz is good hope: “He trained light thigh problems and yesterday individually trained. We hope it’s enough for him to Saturday.” On the previously struck Chima Okoroji and Pascal Testroet, Sandhausen coach can definitely build.