The Austrian Football Master FC Red Bull Salzburg arrives at the Tuesday evening in the Champions League at VfL Wolfsburg with an earlier German Junior National Torwart.
For me it s nice to play again in Germany. It is important but that we decide the game in our favor. Champions League is always something extremely special, said 23-year-old Philipp Köhn in Wolfsburg at the press conference of his club.
Köhn is the son of a German father and a Swiss mother. He played in the youth for his home club Sus Dinslaken, the MSV Duisburg, FC Schalke 04 and VfB Stuttgart, before he signed his first professional contract in 2017 at RB Leipzig. From the U15 to the U18 the goalkeeper played for the selection teams of the German Football Confederation, since the U19 he is junior international in Switzerland.
In 2018 he moved to Salzburg, was borrowed for a season to the FC Liefering in Austria and the FC Wil in Switzerland before he promotes the number one this season. His competitors also come from Germany: U21 Nationalkeeper Nico Mantl and the 38-year Alexander Walke.
Before the Wolfsburg, Köhn has great respect. You have seen in the first leg, what a quality you have in the whole squad, he said. The return of the VfL Goal Hunter Woodworst After his two-week quarantine would increase again: The front in the storm is already a difference, if there is someone with two meters in front of the front. But we are very well prepared.