Managing Director Fredi Bobic conducted the award ceremony, coach Sandro Schwarz was “impressed”: The professional team of the Bundesliga soccer club Hertha BSC paid a visit to the soccer tournament at the National Special Olympics in Berlin on Thursday and emphasized the importance of inclusion.
“It was important to us to come by personally and show our presence. I’m impressed with the passion with which the people are here. It’s really great cinema,” said Hertha’s new head coach Schwarz: “It’s about values like community and unity . That’s a good example.”
The attention that the National Special Olympics is currently receiving is “absolutely deserved.” Schwarz was impressed by the footballing performances: “They are passionate about it. The players give it their all, it’s fun to watch.”