German newspaper Weser-Kurier reported
that Jordan Morris
been offered contracts by Bundesliga club Werder Bremen, and its general manager, Thomas Eichin
, expects to reach an agreement with them shortly.
have confirmed in training camp,what we have seen of them before," said Eichin. "They fit into our plans. The two will do us good."
Weser-Kurier said it was not a question of if Morris
and Kleinheisler, both 21, signed but when.
Eichin cautioned that the two players were young and inexperienced and won't be the answer to relegation-threatened Bremen's problems. It
resumes play on Sunday at Schalke 04.
Morris made his debut for Werder Bremen, starting in a 1-0 win over Inter Baku of Azerbaijan in the Turkish town of Belek on Friday. Morris played the whole
game and set up the lone goal by Claudio Pizarro.
Jan. 15 in Belek
Werder Bremen 1 Inter Baku 0. Goal: Pizarro
Werder Bremen -- Oelschlaegel, Gerbe Selassie, Vestergaard, Hüsing, Sternberg (Fritz 9), Kleinheisler, Ulisses Garcia, Eggestein, Grillitsch, Morris, Pizarro (Lorenzen 62).
Inter Baku -- Agaev (Lomaia 46), Salukvadze, Khizanishvili, Denis, Huseynov (Amirsanov 46), Qyrtymov (Kasradze 67), Baytamov, Kvekveskiri, Abdullaev (Qarajev 46), Hajiev, Nadyrov (Sadiqov