“The league would of course be more attractive if they would have more competition at the top,” said hops in an interview with the “picture on Sunday” with reference to the potentially tenth championship title of FC Bayern Munich in series. “If play-offs help us, then we talk about play-offs. But we must not forget that Bayern have made a super job in recent years.”
The 45-year-old repeated what she had said in her service entry as a successor of Christian Seifert at the beginning of the year: “There is no holy cows for me.”
Any measure, which should bring us money in the future, must fit us. But I think we can not exclude anything in this regard.
DFL-boss Donata Hops
To do this, your answer to the question also suited whether it is conceivable for the Bundesliga how Spain or Italy will take advantage of the Supercup in Saudi Arabia. “Any measure, which should bring us money in the future, must fit us. But I think we can not exclude anything in this regard,” Hops said. Last week, she declared that the Bundesliga threatens a loss of a total of 1.3 billion euros by the pandemic.
The DFL must be careful given the strong international competition and fierce financial impact of the pandemic “that we did not get into a downward spiral”. At the same time, hops demanded “to put the fan more at the center again”. This is “our most important task for the future”.