The final in the DFB Cup ended in shock. Shortly after the game that RB Leipzig won on penalties against SC Freiburg, a man inside suffered a heart attack.

The award ceremony was then postponed, and there was uncertainty in the stadium for minutes about the state of health of the 48-year-old before he was taken away by ambulance and the all-clear could be given a little later. Florian Blume survived the evening of May 21, 2022.

Now he speaks up. Blume is head of the silver manufactory Koch

“I’m fine again,” said Blume to “Bild”: “I’ve been able to work again since this week.” He was particularly impressed by the behavior of the fans in the sold-out Berlin Olympic Stadium, which he later found out: “I have to I would like to thank the audience for the reaction afterwards, it was really outstanding.”

The 74,322 fans had stopped, it was extremely quiet in the stadium. As a show of solidarity, many had turned on their cell phone flashlights and held their phones up. Blume received a jersey and an invitation from the cup winners Leipzig. He can follow the Supercup game against the German champions FC Bayern at the start of the new season on July 30th in the Leipzig stadium.