Uwe Neuhaus could not help but Smile. "He has the name of a double, he's Uwe Uwe is", boomed a half hour before the start of the game from the stadium speakers and it required no further explanation, that the song was dedicated to the years of Berlin's Trainer. A good two hours later, Neuhaus was still in a good mood. With his new club Arminia Bielefeld, he was upset that his former employer. Before 21.286 spectators in the Stadion an der Alten forsterei, the 1 came. FC Union on Friday night is not a 1:1 (0:1). The Berlin season are now across in the last 19 home games in the Second League unbeaten and remain the table the second. Already on Saturday, 1 may. FC Cologne draw, however. "The second half was just weak. Sometimes you have to be to settle for a point,“ said Union coach Urs Fischer.
The Swiss changed his successful starting eleven from the previous week on a Position. Carlos Mané, who had been replaced in Duisburg with muscular problems, was not trained in the last few days with the Team, but was in the squad. For Joshua Mees advanced for the first Time this year in the starting lineup.
Joshua Mees brings Union in the lead
Both Teams played with almost identical formations and neutralized initially. Union defenders let the Ball undisturbed and forth, to be made the center but very good. Offensively, the Berlin acted unusually justified to the left. Captain Christopher Trimmel caught one of his rare weaker days, but Ken Reichel was very active. The left-back was then, in the middle of the first half 1:0 the prepared. His perfect pass across the box to head Mees hard and are Central to Stefan Ortega, the Bouncing Ball, he pressed with his knee into the goal.
The guests had a lot more possession of the ball, could not begin, however, not very much. Bielefeld's best footballer, Reinhold Yabo, picked up the balls partially between the interior defenders. Union remained dangerous, and missed by Grischa Prömel, and Sebastian Andersson, however the second goal.
This would have been avenged immediately after the half-time break, almost. A wide shot of Jonathan Clauss parried Rafal Gikiewicz with a little effort, the margin of Andreas Voglsammer tumbled against the post and somehow managed to Union to clarify the Situation. The Berlin played much too passive and Co-Trainer Sebastian Bönig tried to have his players verbally and with wild rudder movements of the arms, to Wake in vain. After an hour of Bielefeld equalised. Clauss launched the attack on the right of the page itself, Yabo and Voglsammer the Ball came back to the outside defender, the Gikiewicz no Chance.
Fischer responded and brought Suleiman Abdullahi for Mees, and shortly thereafter, the Union was by Prömel and Friedrich, again, offensive signs of life. Bielefeld, however, remained dangerous. As Yabo ran alone towards the goal, decided by the Referees on Offside – a very close decision. Ten minutes before the end to put Yabo again to Sprint, his shot grazed the outside network. Union wobbled, had in the closing stages by Abdullahi but even still a good Chance.More about
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But it stayed 1:1 and Neuhaus provided a few laughs arrived. "Is that I always take with me – and if it is my wife."