Kittel's agent blasts rumours about sprinter

Marcel Kittel (Katusha-Alpecin)

Marcel Kittel 's long-time agent, Jörg Werner, has blasted rumours about the German sprinter's performance problems. At the same time, he told Cyclingnews that “we are totally at a loss as to why he is not at his usual level.” Former pro Jürgen Van Den Broeck, now a commentator for Belgian media source Sporza , said that he had heard reports that Kittel was " not busy with his profession " and was "drinking too much beer and wine.” “What shall I say? What Van den Broeck says is the greatest nonsense that I have ever read,” Werner said in a mail to Cyclingnews . “Where does he have this from? "Perhaps it would have been a good idea for him to speak with Marcel before making such claims publicly. I think that he only wants to make himself important with these statements. I find it really bad that people ...

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