DFB star explains nervous jersey

The video clip of Lea Schüller’s Textil-Check ensured the social networks for amusement.

A camera had captured as the football national sternum in the stadium tunnel in front of the international match against Spain hectically opened the zipper of her training jacket in half to check if she wore the right shirt. On the day after that, the 24-year-old clarified the scene.

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“We were finished relatively early and already in the player’s tunnel, then you have enough time to become nervous,” said Schüller in a media round on Friday. Then the two teammates checked in front of them, Klara Bühl and Lena Oberdorf, their jerseys, “what you do not see on the video stupidly. And then I thought: I prefer to check if I offer the right jersey. And Of course that was filmed… “

Schüller saved the DFB team in Middlesbrough at the start of the EM year at the preparatory tournament in England a 1: 1 (0: 0) against Spain. In the 88th minute, the Bayern striker explored, after World Footballer Alexia Putellas (46th) had launched the Iberers. It was Schüller’s 24th gate in the 35th country match and the first counterplace for Spain since March 2020.

Now it is for the German selection in the next hardship test in the EM preparation on Sunday (21.15 clock / ZDF.de) in Wolverhampton against Olympic champion Canada, who also played 1: 1 against the English women at the beginning of Thursday. “We looked at that, there was already noticeable that they have fast players,” said Schüller.