Hannover coach Andre Breitenreiter said he always believed in Bobby Wood's qualities after the United States forward scored twice in a 3-1 win over Stuttgart on Saturday.
Wood, 25, headed home twice to score his first goals for the club and lift them off the bottom of the table.
Having joined Hannover on loan from relegated Hamburg in the summer, Wood has needed time to settle.
"It wasn't the easiest situation for Bobby at Hamburg, as for all who were there," Breitenreiter said. "In spite of that,...