Baumgart: The dogs are named after the players

  1. FC Köln will play European in the coming season, which has already been determined since last weekend. The wave of success, on which the Cologne residents are currently surfing, hardly seems to stop. “A course that could not be predicted. Madness!” Says Baumgart in the current episode “Fe: Male View on Football”. “Cologne is a big challenge for me. So far, the biggest I have in my career.” At the same time, but also one that Baumgart enjoys with every fiber of his body.

The passionate, always emotional Rostock speaks in Cologne about the “best job in the world”. “What is still coming? Not much,” says Baumgart, who adds: “Except: Keep this job as long as possible.” At the moment, little speaks against the fact that Baumgart can also lead the effzeh to success in the medium term. His secret recipe in dealing with the team? “The decisive factor is that both want. Most of the people I know want clear words instead of pairing. And also want to express an opinion. You have to include them in all areas and have fun.”

We can talk about carnival, about the cathedral, but the largest in this city is this club.

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Baumgart also encounters the current hype with humility. “I’m happy to talk about the fall height that we are currently reaching here,” said the former coach of SC Paderborn: “Cologne is the hottest club in the world for many. In this city, the club is the biggest center. We can use carnival Talking about the cathedral, but the largest in this city is this club. And it unites the city too. This is not everywhere. Everyone is Cologne fans. The dogs are named after the players. And now the people have the people Chance to see the club where you always wanted it. “

13. May 202242: 51 minutes

FE: Male #09 – Steffen Baumgart

This is just amazing! This is how the head coach of 1. FC Köln describes the move into European competition. During our visit to the Geißbockheim, we talk to Steffen Baumgart in detail about the impressive sporting success of the club, which fall height is created and how he feels the passion and affection of Cologne. In addition, the 50-year-old explains which values are important to him in the team leadership, how he comes down after he has loudly gave the sideline full throttle for 90 minutes and when he treats himself to a whiskey and a cigar. Baumgart also gives a very authentic insight into his happy family life and, humorously, reveals how the shared apartment works with his daughter, why there were also times when his wife has earned the money and that even his mother-in-law loves him.

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Baumgart is also one who thinks far beyond the away game in Stuttgart on Saturday (3:30 p.m., live! At podcasts Baumgart). The fire in him threatens to go out so quickly: “I just want to be a coach. If it is a Oberliga club after my Bundesliga career, then I do it. What I always wanted to be is a trainer. ” First of all in Cologne as long as possible.

_In of the current episode “Fe: Male View on Football” also tells Baumgart how he spends the time after the Bundesliga final, how the WG life works with his daughter and how man is ticking Steffen Baumgart. The whole episode is now available on all digital podcasts Baumgart channels and treats, Deezer, Google Podcasts, Podimo and iTunes! _