The attempted comeback fell short, and they may have deserved to go down, but it’s fair to lament their relegation.
In an incredible ending, Fabian Schleusener spared 1. FC Nürnberg from relegation to the 3. Liga thanks to the away goals rule after a 3-1 defeat to FC Ingolstadt 04 on the day.
1. FC Nürnberg took a big step towards secured their 2. Bundesliga survival on Tuesday evening as they beat a disappointing FC Ingolstadt 04.
1. FC Nürnberg outplayed FC Ingolstadt 04 as they take a 2-0 lead into the second leg of their ‘Relegation’ play-off.
Standing in the way of Der Club will be Tomas Oral’s Ingolstadt, who should be a fiercer threat
Würzburger Kickers are back in the 2. Bundesliga after a dramatic end to the final day of the 3. Liga.
Eintracht Braunschweig have been promoted back to the 2. Bundesliga after a dramatic penultimate matchday in the 3. Liga.