While his colleagues chill by the pool, he prefers to build wells in Ethiopa. To support his worldwide humanitarian work, he started a foundation in 2013.
Senior executives with Ruhr district rivals Dortmund and Schalke have both spoken out against the idea of playing Bundesliga matches abroad. This comes with Spain's La Liga aiming to stage a league game in Miami.
Bundesliga exports Jürgen Klopp and Thomas Tuchel are set to clash on the sidelines on the opening matchday of the Champions League as Liverpool host PSG. Borussia Dortmund are in Bruges and Schalke host Porto.
Schalke's poor start to the season has taken another turn for the worse after they were beaten by Borussia Mönchengladbach. Elsewhere, it was a mixed matchday for Corentin Tolisso and Stuttgart finally got off the mark.
Borussia Dortmund failed to make it two wins from two as they were held to a goalless draw by Hannover in a hard-fought encounter. BVB twice hit the woodwork on a frustrating night for Lucien Favre's men.
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