Why is Ter Stegen not playing for Germany?
Flick explained his decision by saying: “Because of injuries, he has not been able to have holidays in recent years and, keeping the World Cup in mind, we agreed that this year it is important that he rests.”
What is Ter Stegen save percentage?
However, ter Stegen always had the backing of his manager, Xavi, and has repaid it with a series of assured displays in goal, particularly over the last couple of months. Indeed, according to FBRef, since the appointment of the 42-year-old as manager, ter Stegen has seen his save percentage rise from 62.5% to 70.7%.
Is Barcelona going to sell Ter Stegen?
Ter Stegen is not for sale and will not be either, the club confirmed. The team has confidence in the German, hoping that this season he will return to his best form. They may, however, at some point negotiate a salary reduction, with him and with other high earners in the squad.