Most of Sport1's Ruth Hofmann have never seen this before: they are known as competent and cheerful football hosts. Now she showed a completely different side.
- So far, most knew Ruth Hofmann as a sports journalist.
- She started her career at Sky , now she moderates on Sport1 .
- In fact, perhaps an even greater talent is dormant in her.
Munich - She is the "Sidekick" in the program "Doppelpass" by Sport1 : Moderator Ruth Hofmann *. The 33-year-old had previously made a name for herself as a field reporter at Sky. They also know tennis enthusiasts from the Wimbledon programs. But on her Instagram page *, the Augsburg resident reveals what else she can do. There is a hidden talent! For most of the TV viewers interested in football, this may be totally surprising.
TV presenter very personal: New page from Sport1 woman Ruth Hofmann
In addition to her work as a television presenter, Ruth Hofmann is also a singer. In 2017 she released her debut single "Curiosity", now she posted on Instagram * a self-composed song that fits the current corona crisis *. Melancholic the melody that Hofmann starts on her piano. Then she sings the profound text that makes you think. "We thought it would always go on like this. And we thought we would never go under. Because we checked it and we analyzed it, ” Hofmann sings. Humanity had seen itself as "the smartest creature", but "lost its grip". Now call the earth, "it breathes freely".
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New idea: "The earth is calling" #stayathome #stayhealthy #staycreative #coronadiaries #singing #music #inspiration #thanksforyoursupport #justanidea
A post shared by Ruth Hofmann (@_ruth_hofmann) on Apr 1, 2020 at 12:48 pm PDT
Sport1 presenter Ruth Hofmann surprises Instagram followers: "Until now, you only knew you from the double pass ..."
Her Instagram followers * are impressed: “Until now, I only knew you from the one- two-pass , nice to see a completely different, so personal side of you. Your voice touches, ”enthuses a user. "Sounds great and the text makes you think," says another. "Please continue with such texts," wished another fan. Another even described them as "bright spots" in this difficult time. With all this intoxicating feedback, it does not seem unrealistic that Hofmann's song "Die Erde ruft" is now also released as a single.
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TV presenter Ruth Hofmann is an all-rounder - even outside of Sport1
The singing talent is not the only talent of the attractive TV presenter that has so far remained unknown to the general public. She also became German gymnastics group master in 2002 and 2003 and speaks four foreign languages (English, French, Spanish and Italian).
Meanwhile, the Sport1 “one-two” was unusually political recently: Expert Marcel Reif criticized Adidas and Markus Söder's comments in connection with the Corona crisis. In contrast, colleague Robby Hunke from DAZN and the ARD has become so popular that he receives touching apologies from previous haters.
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