Football Bundesliga club 1. FC Cologne has confirmed media speculation on an offer for Torjäger Anthony modests from Saudi Arabia.
“We had a very, very lucrative offer for the transfer of Toni to Saudi Arabia and for Toni it was also very immoral. But there it is normal that a player then takes on, two days time and thoughts “said Thomas Kessler, Bundesliga cluby head of the Effzeh license player, with” Sky Bundesliga club “.
Kessler referred to clarifying conversations with the 33-year-old Frenchman: “We spoke very reasonable about the topic and could convince Toni then, also to say. Stay with us! This way that you have now made here in summer with the new trainer, After a not quite simple time to go with us. And we are totally clear with Toni and he’s extremely hot to the second half. “
Times had returned after a difficult time at Tianjin Quanjian to 1. FC Cologne, which he had left in the summer of 2017 towards China.
After a stopover as a rental player in the French first division’s As Saint-Étienne, the attacker came back to old form under the direction of Effzeh-Coach Steffen Baumgart. With 13 hits he is currently ranked four in the Bundesliga scorer list.