Robin Dutt (Head Coach VfL Bochum 1848): Let's start with the positives. KSV were fantastic hosts. We were very well looked-after and cared for throughout the day. The pitch and facilities were excellent. I'd also like to congratulate my opposite number; his team fought so well today. Hats off to them for their performance. Another positive were our fans- the 2,000 away fans who travelled here filled two stands- their support was amazing. We did not, however, live up to our pre-match expectations. We were vulnerable every time we didn't have the ball. This is simply not good enough considering the support we got from the fans. We must improve.
Manuel Riemann (VfL Bochum 1848): Ultimately progressing through is the most important thing, but we have to come together and work to sort out the problems we have as soon as possible. We can't go behind every game and hope that we come back at the end of the game. We also have to defend long balls better because they are extremely dangerous and always give the opponent a chance high up the pitch.
Tom Weilandt (VfL Bochum 1848): We are happy that we won in the end, but of course we still have a lot of work to do. We are a team and we have to tackle the problems we have together. We made life really difficult for ourselves today, even though we won. We started to lose shape and became more and more disorganised as the game went on. We can only be happy that we've got through to the next round. You can see how important Silvère [Ganvoula] is to us- that's why we have him, because we know that he can score goals.
Silvère Ganvoula (VfL Bochum 1848): I'm glad and very happy that I scored a hat-trick and that I was able to help my team. We had a lot of issues and we have to work through them together as a team. We have to work hard and do better next week.