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Peak activity at Borussia Park in Mönchengladbach. A construction site has sprung up on the grounds of the Fohlen-Elf club.
Construction workers and craftsmen are busy these days building a new training area for Gladbach professionals.
Gladbach trainer Farke will soon grind foals to “P10”
GladbachLIVE knows the details: A gym is being built at Hennes-Weisweiler-Allee 1 in parking lot “P10”, which was reserved exclusively for the professionals of Borussia Mönchengladbach and the closest technical team of head coach Daniel Farke (45). .
The former fitness area, deep in the concrete belly of the VfL Arena, has become too small.
Farke tells GladbachLIVE: “Yes, that’s right, we’re going to have a new fitness area. I’m grateful to our sporting director Roland Virkus for starting and supporting it.”
For the foal stars of Yann Sommer, Alassane Plea, Marcus Thuram, Lars Stindl, Christoph Kramer or Jonas Hofmann, this means: Get out of the cramped fitness basement and into the new “Pain Room”, as strength athletes and fitness specialists sometimes. call in the workout area with equipment like a flat bench, leg press, or rowing machine.
Construction of the fitness area for professional soccer players should be completed in the near future.
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Still in the planning stage: a modern professional house for licensed players. Due to the economic effects of the coronavirus crisis, Borussia officials have so far postponed the construction of the new building, but the project has yet to be tackled.
Under coach Farke, the Gladbach players usually spend all their “working hours” on training days at Borussia Park.
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The fact that players leave Borussia Park between two sessions is currently the exception and not the rule.
Gladbach professionals now initially park their fancy cars in the “P11” parking lot.