Striker Philipp Hofmann leaves second division club Karlsruher SC for VfL Bochum. All facts and basic information about the Bochum affair with the top scorer.
A year ago it was Philippe Hoffman (29) is a (best) candidate for the VfL Bochum team planners around sporting director Sebastian Schindzielorz and coach Thomas Reis. Again and again, most recently in winter, the promoted from the Bundesliga, according to information from this editorial office, tried to sign the second division striker from Karlsruhe SC. The deal fell through for financial reasons due to the required transfer fee, which was “unrepresentable”, as the club said internally. Bochum persevered and has now been rewarded.