Nürnberg and Karlsruhe prepare for final day Fernduell

Whilst most eyes will be trained on the Fernduell between 1. FC Heidenheim and Hamburger SV at the top of the 2. Bundesliga on Sunday, for 1. FC Nürnberg and Karlsruher SC the final matchday is just as important as they look to avoid finish 16th and a play-off to avoid relegation to the 3.Continue reading “Nürnberg and Karlsruhe prepare for final day Fernduell”

Fortuna Düsseldorf return to the 2. Bundesliga

Fortuna Düsseldorf have been relegated to the 2. Bundesliga after an incredible final day in the Bundesliga. SV Werder Bremen started the day below them in 17th but put in a staggering performance to beat 1. FC Köln 6-1 at the Weserstadion. Düsseldorf therefore had to beat 1. FC Union Berlin but they lost 3-0,Continue reading “Fortuna Düsseldorf return to the 2. Bundesliga”

Kiel add Marco Komenda as further defensive reinforcement

Holstein Kiel have confirmed the signing of SV Meppen centre-back Marco Komenda. The 23-year-old is the second defender to sign for the club this week, following the confirmation that Simon Lorenz will join from VfL Bochum when his contract there expires next week. Komenda, who previously played for Darmstadt (up to U19 level) and BorussiaContinue reading “Kiel add Marco Komenda as further defensive reinforcement”

Stark, Heller and Hertner to leave Darmstadt

Yannick Stark, Marcel Heller and Sebastian Hertner are all set to leave SV Darmstadt 98 following their final 2. Bundesliga game of the season against VfB Stuttgart this Sunday. The departure of Stark has been known since being confirmed by Carsten Wehlmann ahead of the restart, and whilst there has been no club announcement onContinue reading “Stark, Heller and Hertner to leave Darmstadt”

Arne Feick to leave Heidenheim – for now

Arne Feick will leave 1. FC Heidenheim following the conclusion of their season, the club announced on Thursday. The 32-year-old has been with the club for five years and was a regular player up to this season, when he has struggled to get game time at left-back ahead of Norman Theuerkauf and new signing JonasContinue reading “Arne Feick to leave Heidenheim – for now”

Ajdini and Taffertshofer latest to extend at Osnabrück

Bashkim Ajdini and Ulreich Tafferthofer have extended their contracts at VfL Osnabrück until 2021. The 27-year-old Ajdini signed from SG Sonnenhof Großaspach in 2016 and has been a regular for Daniel Thioune’s side this season, making 28 appearances. He scored his fourth goal of the season on Sunday as his side beat Holstein Kiel 4-1Continue reading “Ajdini and Taffertshofer latest to extend at Osnabrück”

Simon Lorenz swaps Bochum for Kiel

Holstein Kiel have announced the signing of VfL Bochum defender Simon Lorenz on a free transfer. The 23-year-old has made 16 appearances for Bochum in the 2. Bundesliga this season, following a spell last year on loan with 1860 Munich, but has hardly played since the winter break, with the pairing of Vasilios Lampropoulos andContinue reading “Simon Lorenz swaps Bochum for Kiel”

Goodbyes, but not all farewells, for Bochum

VfL Bochum will formally send off ten out of contract players ahead of their game against Greuther Fürth on Sunday – but not all will necessarily be leaving. The most high-profile of the players is left-back Danilo Soares, although a contract has been on the table for the left-back for some time. It remains unclearContinue reading “Goodbyes, but not all farewells, for Bochum”