On Sunday morning, Manuel Neuer was in his profession, He was a goalkeeper. To Water. The former Croatian water Polo national player Niksa Dobud, the Olympic champion in 2012, threw on goal. New, on the head specially by his friend made a water ball-cap with a Bavarian coat-of-arms, held and received praise for his goalkeeper arts without the ground under the feet. In the social media, the goalkeeper of FC Bayern and the captain of the German national football team for its interdisciplinary excursion on the Mediterranean sea, the sunken playing field was cheered in front of an island close to Dubrovnik.
There is New spending seems to be a few days, accompanied by his goalie coach and friend, Toni Tapalovic. The Gelsenkirchen-born and raised former professional goalkeeper, has Croatian roots.
Later in the day, the mood shifted: Now the social media are transported, a Video new, where he is also on the same beach. The water Polo field of play is seen in the Background. But now he sings in a merry men round a Croatian song. The Song is called "Lijepa li si", which means translated something like: "You're beautiful".
Controversial Band "Thompson"
The song of the unofficial Croatian national anthem is to the right of the Croats. The lines are according to the connoisseurs of Croatian culture is a relatively harmless and cheesy Declaration of love to the beautiful Croatia, as well as some of the Croats claimed parts of Bosnia-Hercegovinas.
The interpreter, however, is a controversial figure: "Thompson" is named after a war-used machine gun, front man Marko Perkovic is placed for years, glorification of Croatian fascism to the load. He himself denies this and claims that his lyrics were ripped from his opponents and systematically out of context. He was not a Nationalist, but a Patriot. He has at least sung once in a drunken state, a song in which the Holocaust, including in Croatia, also Serbs, destruction with, was glorified. Thompson claims, however, the audio recording was real. In addition, he has condemned the lyrics of the song.
The New, at least according to the impressions of the widespread use of video snippets, surprisingly fervently, and text, and sure mitgesun genes song "Lijepa li si" was also played, as was German Chancellor Angela Merkel before the European elections last year in Zagreb to visit. Merkel clapped so innocently, with such as may well be New without a clue to the backgrounds.Updated Date: 13 July 2020, 07:19