In the past transfer window, German star Gotze and many teams had transfer rumors, and finally Gotze joined the Dutch league powerhouse Eindhoven. There have been rumors of a transfer between Goetze and Mönchengladder before, but in a recent interview, the coach of Mönchen Rose said that he had never considered signing Goetze.
There have been rumors of a transfer between Borussia and Gotze before, but the coach of Borussia Ross said: "I admire Gotze, both as a player and as an individual. I am also very happy that Gotze has found a new assignment. But we never considered it. Gotze was signed, because of the position that Gotze played, we did not consider signing in this position."
Eindhoven's German coach Schmidt personally persuaded Gotze to join.