Kovac said the result was disappointing. "The game went exactly how we didn't want it to. Even with a man less, you cannot lose 5-1. It's disappointing," he said. "I know how this business works. I am not naive,"replied Kovac when asked about his future.
Werner has been superb for Leipzig this season. He has already amassed 13 goals and four assists in 15 matches across all competitions. Leipzig will be vying to fight and stay in contention for the Bundesliga title this season.