Watzke is raging after the Bundesliga's investor deal collapsed. Watzke: “The Germans are traditional, maybe even a bit old-fashioned.” “Every idea that you tell the public, the public says: not good” “As head of the Bundesliga, I always had the feeling that the clear majority of clubs were in favor of it, but in the last few weeks that has changed,” he said.

“In Germany, investor is perhaps not the best word,’ he added.