Previous
Juventus
Fiorentina
1
2
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Brest
AJ Auxerre
(2) 0
(4) 0
FT-Pens
Game Details
Concarneau
Guingamp
1
2
FT
Game Details
Universidad de Chile
The Strongest
1
1
LIVE 51'
Game Details
River Plate
U.A.N.L
0
1
LIVE 47'
Game Details
Herediano
Olimpia
1:00 AM GMT
Leg 2Aggregate: 1 - 1
Game Details
Juan Aurich
San José
1:30 AM GMT
Game Details
Atlético Nacional
Estudiantes La Plata
1:30 AM GMT
Game Details
Next

Kreuzer takes Hamburg to court

Former HSV sporting director Oliver Kreuzer has taken his old club to court over his dismissal earlier this summer, a Hamburg labour court has confirmed.

Kreuzer, 47, was sacked in July only days after new club CEO Dietmar Beiersdorfer had been installed.

Earlier this summer, Kreuzer had worked on several deals for the club, with the most notable being the permanent transfer of attacker Pierre-Michel Lasogga from Hertha BSC.

According to a report in Hamburger Morgenpost, the court date on Aug. 29 will mainly be about money. HSV have offered Kreuzer 700,000 euros for the final two years of his contract. However, Kreuzer, who only joined Hamburg last year, would have been guaranteed him 1.4 million euros if he had stayed at the club.

The issue to be resolved now is whether Hamburg's newly founded stock company was allowed to dismiss the sporting director or not.

In an interview with German football weekly kicker, Kreuzer said that the cancellation of his contract came out of the blue. "Nothing at all indicated that Didi [Beiersdorfer] was seeking a change," he said. "We've agreed on everything, exchanged our views nearly every day, and I was involved in all processes."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.