Suleiman Abdullahi and Martin Kobylanski star in a thumping over Osnabrück
Category Archives: Analysis
Are St. Pauli actually promotion contenders?
The win on Saturday over Aue moves them closer to contention – could they?
What’s more inevitable than a Klaus Gjasula yellow card?
Spoiler – it’s not death, taxes or Bayern wining the Bundesliga…
Kiel in danger of losing ground in 2. Bundesliga promotion race
Defeats to Bochum and Heidenheim have left Kiel needing to refind their feet quickly if they are to stay in contention.
Würzburg heading in one direction – has the white flag already risen?
There seems to be more to the sacking of Bernhard Trares than meets the eye – but it could simply be an admission of defeat.
Fürth struggle without key players – yet overcome a wasteful Kiel to join four-way lead
Kiel dominated much of the game but it was the hosts that coped better with their various absentees.
Michael Schiele sacked by Würzburg – but why?
How key was Felix Magath to Schiele’s departure?
Hannover far from challengers in defeat at Osnabrück
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.
Schultz needs patience in the process
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.
Curse fails to prevent Heidenheim opening weekend win
Heidenheim began the new 2. Bundesliga season in positive fashion against Eintracht Braunschweig – dispelling the ‘Relegation’ curse, at least for now.