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.