Two teams sealed promotion and one was relegation; there were plenty of twists and turns along the way.
Manuel Riemann was a big a part of the win as the men who scored the three goals.
The game turned on the red card but Bochum still came out with their heads held high.
Is Steffen Baumgart beginning to see the end of his reign in Paderborn as defeat to Darmstadt leaves them stuck in mid-table?
A big few weeks are ahead but Bochum look like the team that could pull away at the top.
Hamburg’s defeat to Würzburg felt all too familiar as their annual meltdown looms large and their competitors catch up
1. FC Nürnberg’s return to the 2. Bundesliga last year after a season in the Bundesliga couldn’t have gone much worse, with a succession of coaches failing to halt the side, and just Fabian Schleusener and a matter of seconds separating them from a second-successive descent. This year, it was meant to be different. InContinue reading “Matchdays 18 & 19 Review: Pressure piles on Nürnberg, Karlsruhe flying, Kleindienst return”
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.
Holtmann leaves Mainz after four years, having previously played for Braunschweig, having made just 29 appearances for the Bundesliga club.
Eintracht Braunschweig and VfL Bochum have both announced returning players over the past few days, with VfL Osnabrück making a double swoop as well.