Fabian Hambüchen won gold at the Baku 2015 European Games - © gettyimages
Fabian Hambüchen won gold at the Baku 2015 European Games - © gettyimages
Bundesliga

Hambüchen: 'I always look forward to the Bundesliga'

Cologne - Fabian Hambüchen doesn't just happen to be one of Germany’s most successful gymnasts of all time, the 27-year-old is also a huge football fan, with 1. FC Köln his boyhood club.

'Wolfsburg will be extremely motivated'

In an exclusive interview with bundesliga.com, he talks about the upcoming Bundesliga season and what his personal highlight is set to be...

bundesliga.com: Who was your childhood hero?

Fabian Hambüchen: Jürgen Klinsmann, Oliver Bierhoff, Ronaldo, Roberto Carlos, Zinedine Zidane, [Francesco] Totti etc… The old guard!

bundesliga.com: How important is the Bundesliga to you nowadays?

Hambüchen: I participate in a different sport, so for that reason it’s not the be all and end all. Saying that though, I enjoy watching football and always look forward to the Bundesliga. Sportschau on Saturday night is a ritual.

bundesliga.com: What is your favourite Bundesliga memory?

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