Lars Stindl named new Borussia Mönchengladbach captain

Following the sale of Granit Xhaka to Arsenal, Lars Stindl has been named as the new captain, Borussia Mönchengladbach have confirmed.

“I am happy to take on the responsibility and I am really looking forward to the new challenge,” said Stindl.

“Lars is good at communicating on the pitch and speaks openly about problems. He commands a lot of respect already in the team both as a player and a person. Furthermore. He has also taken on the job before,” added head coach André Schubert.

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