Tim Leibold was in Stuttgart as too weak for the Bundesliga, now he meets with the FCN on his former club. Manager Andreas Bornemann says: "He exemplifies our game".
When 1. FC Nuremberg recently threatened to lose a game again, Tim Leibold sat on the pitch and scolded. Jonathan Schmid, his opponent, had pushed him out of the way with a slight movement of his hip. Leibold fell down. Schmid prepared the 1-0 for FC Augsburg.
Who saw the scene last weekend, who recognized in Schmid, 28, an experienced Bundesliga player – and in Leibold, 24, the defeated. But because football is not always that easy …