Mario Gomez is one of the big losers at VfB Stuttgart this season. Nevertheless, the ex-national player the Swabians apparently maintained.While the VfB in the 2nd Bundesliga ranked with 23 points in third place and thus has the resurgence in mind, Gomez is in a sporting crisis.
In the current season, the attacker scored only a meager goal. After the 34-year-old was used in the past few weeks of coach Tim Walter usually as a joker, Gomez sat against Dynamo Dresden last 90 minutes on the bench. However, a premature farewell in winter according to "kicker" information "no desired option" for Gomez. He wants to fulfill his expiring contract and in the summer necessarily go back with Stuttgart in the Bundesliga. "Mario has ambition And we need it too," said VfB sports director Sven Mislintat on the situation of the veteran. In the Swabian Gomez have two functions. "The other is how he acts within the team, guides them and helps them," says Mislintat. In addition, the striker was "a very important factor." In addition, assured the club official: "It's not just about him, everyone wants to know why he does not play, what he has to do to play. This communication is taking place."