VfL Bochum distributes gifts: FC Augsburg collects Big Points in the relegation battle
Markus Weinzierl joined a small air jump, then the lucky coach of the FC Augsburg hurried to his cheering players: Through a 2-0 (2: 0) success at VFL Bochum, the Augsburger made a big step to the league in the football league, Then you let your joy free run.
“We knew what is on the game. That was enormous. We defended it very well,” said FCA-Profi Daniel Caligiuri at “Dazn”.
The Bochumers had to move the party to the class content without their locked coach Thomas Reis, even because they distributed generous gifts. “That’s a bitter hour for us. We made light mistakes,” said U21 international Armel Bella Kotchap. The fans sang despite the defeat: “Never more second league”.
Andre Hahn after a capital Bochum defense error (15th) and Michael Gregoritsch with an equally controversial and superfluous foul feet (43) secured the Augsburgers in the third season duel the first victory against the Bundesliga returnee. With 35 points, the Swabia moved up to a counter to the VfL, which won only one of his last six games.
Rice is missing due to red card
On rice, which saw the red card at the 0: 3 at the SC Freiburg a week ago, the Bochumer had to do without the second time. Because of a Corona infection, the VfL-Chef coach had been missing from 0: 2 against Borussia Mönchengladbach for Borussia Mönchengladbach, when a beaker ended the game prematurely.
Rice had helped against the game and its interior ban Simon Zoller for his starting element comeback after crossband tear. The striker was for the first time since 12 September 2021 again in the Bochum initial formation. Augsburg’s coach Markus Weinzierl could resort to Caligiuri after his corona disease.
The hosts began engaged, Augsburg first waited – and got the guide gate served on the silver tray. Maxim Leitsch put the ball with a too short header return cock the ball, who turned him to the goal over VfL-Keeper Manuel Riemann.
VFL Bochum also Patzt before the 0: 2
Another Bochum error led almost to the second goal. Captain Anthony Losilla deflected the ball in the game build-up, Carlos Gruezo missed only the gate (29th) with his shot. For the danger in the opposing penalty area, the Westphalia hardly caused the last pasBorussia Mönchengladbache usually landed at an Augsburg.
The 0: 2 was a gift: Caligiuri was already on the way from the Bochum’s penalty area when Danilo Soares was slightly touched. Referee Bastian Grateful decided to surprise almost all on penalty. Gregoritsch transformed casually.
After the side change, the Augsburg-rustic and consistently defended – sometimes with wide liberations. Bochum brought two new strikers with Sebastian Polter and Jürgen Locadia instead of the ineffective incher.