Streich and Glasner praise Grifo’s fair-play action: “Freiburg’s commitment to honest football.”

Vincenzo Grifo. Matters may not have turned out the way SC Freiburg wanted them to on Sunday afternoon, Vincenzo Grifo insisted that he never wished to win a match by dishonest means. 

Opposing head-coach Oliver Glasner praised the 28-year-old local afterward for what his sportsmanship during an incident in the 55th minute of Sunday’s match. 

Glasner called Grifo “an absolute sportsman” and called him a representation of “Freiburg’s commitment to honest football”.