DFB Cup winners Borussia Dortmund want to honor their long-time professionals Lukasz Piszczek and Sven Bender with a farewell game.
“It is an idea and our wish that the professional team will play against the double-winning team from 2012 in the summer of 2022,” said managing director Hans-Joachim Watzke: “I hope that this can be implemented. We want all of these players in front of our fans Goodbye, and I already know from many of the guys that they would be very happy about a game like this. “
Piszczek (35) and Bender (32, most recently Bayer Leverkusen) ended their professional careers with the end of the season. You became German champions in 2011 with BVB, repeated this in 2012 and won the DFB Cup in the same year and 2017 (Piszczek also in 2021).