Six foals were involved in international fixtures yesterday; with László Bénes scoring in Slovakia U21s 3-2 win against Iceland U21s.
Florian Neuhaus has been voted your August Player of the Month. The midfielder came out on top of the poll presented by ‘Cichon Personalmanagement’.
On Monday morning, the Foals began preparations for the visit of FC Schalke 04 with captain Lars Stindl taking part in team training again for the first time since the start of his lengthy injury-spell.
Matthias Ginter won 2-1 against Peru with Germany while Michaël Cuisance won 5-0 with France U20s against FK Buducnost.
Switzerland yesterday celebrated a 6-0 win against Iceland in the first game of the Nations League, with help from Gladbach-duo Yann Sommer and Denis Zakaria. Matthias Ginter and Michaël Cuisance are involved in friendlies today with their respective national teams.
Germany held France to a 0-0 draw in the opening match of the UEFA Nations League, with a strong performance from Matthias Ginter. László Bénes made his comeback for the Slovakian U21s, while Michaël Cuisance made his debut for France U20s.
Seven of the nine Gladbach players that were selected for international duties are in action either today or tomorrow with their respective countries.
On Wednesday, the German Football League (DFL) released the time schedule for Bundesliga matchdays 7-14. Borussia have been given one Friday night match, two Saturday matches and five Sunday matches.
In order to combat the international-break blues, Borussia Mönchengladbach will take VfL Bochum in a friendly match on Thursday evening (18:30 CEST). The game will take place at the newly-opened Uplandstadion in Willingen.
Julio Villalba was one of the players who returned to training on Tuesday morning in the absence of the nine players on international duty.