Central defender Marina Hegering seldom checks out the media during a competition, however the almost six million viewers before German television screens are remarkable: I think it’s amazing that we can obtain such a reach, I believe we have it put to excellent use.

They will test us in a different way, advised Hegering (VfL Wolfsburg). Preventing a feasible battle with England in the quarter-finals this way is not an added inspiration, emphasized Frohms: We realize that we can defeat any kind of challenger, so we just intend to win all 3 group games.

In the biscuit on Tuesday (9:00 p.m.) versus co-favourites Spain, success in the team may already be in the cards.

Certainly we are satisfied that we are now noticeable which we can get to a whole lot of people out there, claimed the future Wolfsburg resident at the press meeting in London-Brentford on Sunday. With any luck the 4-0 (1-0) win versus Denmark on Friday made you want more, added the 27-year-old.

Soccer national goalkeeper Merle Frohms was stunned by the extent of the favorable feedback from house after the dream start to the European Championship.