Germany star Timo Werner, who scored 2 goals in the team's 3-1 victory over Ukraine, says it was a pleasure to score in Leipzig, where he previously played.
's strikerTimo Werner
who was transferred fromRB Leipzig
this summer, returned to Leipzig last night with theGermany national football team
to score two goals in Germany's 3-1 victory overUkraine
In the match at the Red Bull Arena Leipzig,
scored the first goal for Ukraine butLeroy Sane
equalized the match about ten minutes later. Then it was
’s turn to score
in the city of his former team Leipzig to grant Germany a
"My first goal was really simple because the assist from Leon was very, very good,"
Werner said after the match
"To score two goals here in Leipzig, where I had four great years, is a great feeling. I always enjoy returning to Leipzig. It's a shame that we couldn't have any fans in here.
"Overall, it was a good performance. Our form is picking up and going forward things are looking pretty good. We're also getting more solid at the back.
"We are working hard so that we can have a good Euros next year."