Møller Dæhli: “I’ll keep smiling”
On 18 January 2017, i.e. exactly two years ago today, Mats Møller Dæhli took part in his first training session for the club during the winter training camp in Sotogrande in Spain. The attacking midfielder came out with a smile on his face, a smile that has been a very common sight over the last two years. Reason enough, then, for the club's Twitter account to showcase the ebullient Norwegian every day for the last five weeks under the hashtag #1910smilesofMats. The campaign comes to an end today but that doesn’t bother Møller Dæhli – far from it.
Allagui seals late win over Wehen Wiesbaden - Ziereis injured
On the penultimate day of training camp the Boys in Brown secured a 3-2 win over Wehen Wiesbaden. Luca Zander, Alex Meier and Sami Allagui (pen.) hit the target either side of goals by Manuel Schäffler and Simon Brandtstetter for the third-division outfit.
GOOSEBUMPS FOR HORNSCHUH
The first warm-up match of the winter preparations ended in a 3-2 defeat against Belgian top-division club RSC Charleroi. After the final whistle, head coach Markus Kauczinski looked back on a game in which Alex Meier marked his debut with a goal and Marc Hornschuh celebrated his return to action after a 482-day injury layoff.
FCSP 2-3 Charleroi: Boys in Brown surrender two-goal lead
The opening warm-up game of the winter training camp ended in a 3-2 defeat against RSC Charleroi. New recruit Alex Meier put his side ahead on the quarter-hour before Jan-Marc Schneider extended the lead after 71 minutes, only for the Belgian side to come from behind to claim victory.
KAUCZINSKI PLACES TRAINING CAMP FOCUS ON TACTICS
After six training sessions in Hamburg, the Boys in Brown will continue their preparations for the second half of the season in the Spanish town of Oliva from Thursday. Before setting off, head coach Markus Kauczinski looked ahead to the eight-day training camp and gave his views on...
BUCHTMANN IS BACK AND RARING TO GO
The new year could not have started better for Christopher Buchtmann, who resumed full training with the rest of the squad on Monday. After missing the last four games before the winter break due to injury, the midfielder is raring to go. The main task now, according to Buchtmann, is to ensure there is no let-up in intensity as the Boys in Brown look to keep the momentum going.
KAUCZINSKI: "HAVE TO FIND OUR COMPETITIVE FORM QUICKLY"
Head coach Markus Kauczinski and director of sport Uwe Stöver brought a new recruit with them when they faced the Hamburg media on Sunday. Besides discussing personnel matters, they also looked ahead to the forthcoming training camp and the resumption of the league campaign.
St. Pauli sign Alex Meier on six-month deal
FC St. Pauli have responded to the long-term loss of Henk Veerman to injury by signing a new striker in Alexander Meier. The 35-year-old front man has put pen to paper on a performance-related deal that will run until 30 June 2019.