Dortmund (dpa) – Full beard, glasses, darkish blonde, wavy hair: CDU politician Markus Bartel causes a stir earlier than the town council election in Dortmund as a supposed doppelganger of soccer coach Jürgen Klopp.
And, in accordance with his personal account, he has already utilized to Borussia Dortmund. “Since I’m a humorous particular person, I utilized to Hans-Joachim Watzke as a coach for enjoyable when Klopp left in 2015,” Bartel instructed the Ruhr Nachrichten: “But the rejection did not final lengthy.”
Club boss Watzke replied personally to the totally developed software folder after two days, reported Bartel. “Dear Mr. Bartel, thanks very a lot in your humorous software,” Watzke wrote: “I’m certain that you’ll perceive that we can’t make use of it. On the opposite hand, I’d additionally prefer to thanks for the truth that I used to be capable of snort heartily as soon as – as a result of a sure similarity undoubtedly can’t be denied. “
Klopp-doppelganger Bartel, at 50 about three years youthful than the coach of Liverpool FC, desires to be elected to the Dortmund metropolis council on Sunday after which to the Bundestag subsequent yr.