Kiel dominated much of the game but it was the hosts that coped better with their various absentees.
How key was Felix Magath to Schiele’s departure?
A 2-1 defeat to Lower Saxony ‘rivals’ VfL Osnabrück was not the way that Hannover 96 wanted to prepare for their ‘real’ derby next week against Eintracht Braunschweig, with their promotion credentials far from view on Friday evening.
Timo Schultz’s first 2. Bundesliga game in charge of FC St. Pauli ended in dramatic fashion with Daniel-Kofi Kyereh snatching two late goals to earn a point against Bochum – from whom the new coach can learn a lot.
Heidenheim began the new 2. Bundesliga season in positive fashion against Eintracht Braunschweig – dispelling the ‘Relegation’ curse, at least for now.
Four days after the defeat to Dresden, Simon Terodde sends a clear signal of his intentions back in the 2. Bundesliga.
Just 90 minutes and Bremen stand between Heidenheim and promotion to the Bundesliga. The role Schnatterer plays – or not – could be defining.
Were Bielefeld worthy champions? Did Stuttgart deserve promotion? What can their points totals tell us?
Here’s a look at the players who might be facing Bremen on Thursday night, the manager and how they may set up.
Hamburger SV’s defeat against 1.FC Heidenheim last weekend felt like a knockout blow, and for a group of fans that have known nothing but tragic farce for the past few years, there’s little cause for optimism ahead of a final game against SV Sandhausen that they must get something out of to snatch the play-offContinue reading “Why HSV can still finish third – and why they probably won’t”