Bremen – It would be unfair to measure Mitchell Weiser’s recent appearance on just two separate scenes. But it was above all they who were remembered. When SV Werder Bremen beat Schalke (4-1) on Saturday, he was the 28-year-old to play a major role in the visitors’ first two goals.
First he started the 1: 0 with Ilia Gruev with a long shot, then before the 2: 0 he headed Niclas Füllkrug with the utmost precision. But Mitchell Weiser he had even more to offer and convinced with good deeds at other times of the match as well. Closer is hers loan since Bayer Leverkusen is about to end, the stronger it will be. Werder Bremen it’s beautiful – and maybe even more is possible.
Werder Bremen: Mitchell Weiser was not always convincing after the loan change
“Mitch played a great game, was extremely active and was difficult for the opponent to hold off in both attack and defense,” praises Clemens Fritz, Werder Bremen Head of professional football, the fast forward in conversation with the Deich Stube: “I’m happy to see him.”
Mainly because there was a time when there wasn’t much Mitchell Weiser it was worth seeing. Immediately after his modify on Weser he shone in the first match against Ingolstadt with a goal after a splendid solo run, but it did not go that way. Good performance alternated with worse, minor injuries resulted in unwanted forced breakage. The desired emergency aid remained Werder Bremen long largely ineffective, the promising lending business it didn’t seem to be a success at all. “He has never been able to really find his rhythm,” agrees Fritz.
Player on loan from Werder Bremen: Unvaccinated Mitchell Weiser was often missing due to Corona
And then there was the unloved subject of Corona. How should an unvaccinated player do Mitchell Weiser always in quarantine when on the team of the SV Werder Bremen had an infection. This special role made her daily work even more difficult. Shortly before the turn of the year, he himself fell ill for the first time, and now that he’s recovered, things should really begin. But it did not work. Only a few weeks later there was the subsequent infection and isolation.
Little has been said about the circumstances in public. Also Mitchell Weiser kept a low profile. His private decision remained completely private. But there were no sporting declarations either. It’s only now that performance is improving that he shows up more often in front of microphones and cameras after games. In an interview with the sponsors, he also made some small hints about his personal vaccination situation and the consequent absences. “It was more of a political thing,” he explained with a smile. “It was sad, but I had to put up with it.”
Werder Bremen: Mitchell Weiser scored one goal against Nuremberg and two assists against Schalke
Obviously the former U21 international did. Quite good actually. Because since his second infection in January he is fine Werder Bremen sharply upwards. “Just when she played in February and March, I found that she had performed well and steadily,” recalls Clemens Fritz. Since Felix Agu was out with an injury at the same time, he caught on Mitchell Weiser what is offered Opportunity and gained so much trust from manager Ole Werner that he continued to prefer Weiser even after Agu’s return.
Until a muscle injury slowed him down again. The tough guy won regular place it was gone again. But the recovery happened quickly, only two games were omitted. When the starting eleven returned to St. Pauli, not everything went smoothly again, but only a week later he saved Werder Bremen like a joker with his point on target against Nuremberg. And then came Schalke 04. “Last week he rewarded himself with a goal and now again with a strong game. Of course, this is exactly what we want to see from him, ”Fritz points out.
Transfers Werder Bremen: Will Mitchell Weiser move to SVW? Bayer Leverkusen waives a commission?
If all goes as planned so far, then there will be von Mitchell Weiser but there are only three weeks left to see something in the Werder shirt. After the season he ends the loan business with the Bundesliga club Bayer Leverkusen. There are signs from there that further cooperation with the 28-year-old is unlikely, but for the Bremen side the resulting opportunity is not automatically a foolproof success. Weiser still has a contract with the official club until the summer of 2023. Bayer currently pays a large part of the player’s salary. Want Werder Bremen Sign essays, the association depends on help. Leverkusen renounces it Transfer for example on one fee and if Weiser is willing to take a pay cut, the financial picture may be right.
It is therefore not impossible for the right to remain where it is – and probably also in the interests of both sides. “We’ll have to wait and see. We’ll sit together in peace, but I can’t say anything about it right now,” says Clemens Fritz, but he also says, “But I also think he feels comfortable in the team, he’s involved well.” maybe he will do it after the summer Werder Bremen. (mbu)