Fortuna Cologne: The veteran will remain in the south in 2022/23

Recently, Fortuna Köln had to cope with the departure of two important players. Now there is good news from the southern part of the city.

Fortune Cologne faces a major task in the summer after the prominent departures of captain Jannik Löhden and top scorer Suheyel Najar. veteran Maik Kegel be sure to stay on board.

The 32-year-old has extended his contract, which expires in the summer, by another year. “I’m really happy that I can play for Fortuna for another year. I’ve been part of this family for six years now, I know the processes and structures and I’m looking forward to the coming year,” explained Kegel.

Fortuna’s number ten has made 31 appearances in all competitions this season, scoring one goal and providing three assists. “It is a very good signal to be able to start the coming season with a player like Maik. He’s an important anchor player in our central midfield.” Fortuna’s sporting director Matthias Mink.