The winning streak of Fortuna Dusseldorf, Germany, is abruptly terminated. With the 0:4 (0:3) against RB Leipzig is the newly promoted team of coach Friedhelm Funkel after the last twelve meters from four meetings at the conclusion of the 19th century. Game day of the Bundesliga again for the first time points to give - and the bitter way.
The one-sided encounter on Sunday evening it was early decided. After 83 seconds of the Dane Yussuf Poulsen scored against 34 of 394 spectators the 1:0. For the 19-year-old Frenchman, Ibrahima Konaté, the 2:0 (9. Minute) of the League's Premiere match. Poulsen did the same seven minutes later. The Austrians Konrad Laimer (68.) the highest of the season-the home defeat to the hosts was perfect. The Saxons are now with 34 points for fourth place, the Fortuna with 21 counters, more Position 14.
In the first home game after the contract mess to Sparkling the düsseldorf were on a freshly laid lawn in memory of their former goalkeeper Toni Turek with special jerseys. The world champion of 1954 would be at 18. January 100 years old.
His heirs were completely of the role. Keeper Michael Rensing committed in the second Minute of a momentous catch errors. And because the defense got the Ball under control, couldn Poulsen of six meters of slide in unchallenged.
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Shortly afterwards, defender Konaté was inside as a Dribbler, had three opponents and was lucky that the game device from the inside of the post and over the line tumbled. Much clearer tenth goal of the season, then, was This: The Dane was a nine-meter high, Rensing had no chance.
Thus, the possible record settings for the Fortuna and the 65-year-old Funkel were a thing of the past: With the fifth victory successively, the Rhine countries had been able to materialize your best brand of the season 1973/74, no matter. Veteran Sparkle were last in 1998/99 with the MSV Duisburg five League succeeded in series.
one of Leipzig's sporting Director and coach Ralf Rangnick was able to watch the game in a starting line-up debut of the 19-year-old US Pro Tyler Adams and the action on the lawn left. For it is only after a good 25 minutes, the Rhine countries had the approach of resistance to recognize.More about
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But by a Coup, such as the 2:1 against Borussia Dortmund on may 16. Round the Brand-Elf was far away. After all, the Defensive stabilized. The rank of nick-Team was, however, never in danger. So Rangnick could redeem even the long injured Sweden's Emil Forsberg (73.) after 112 days of forced break. (dpa)