feel Really comfortable the 1. FC Union in Heidenheim, Germany, is traditionally not. Of five games on the Ostalb, the Berlin had won until Friday. In October 2015, was this: RB Leipzig played in the Second League, Karlsruher SC and Union Sascha Lewandowski sitting on the bench. A long time ago.
Also on Friday evening it was for the Berlin football player in Heidenheim, very uncomfortable. It rained consistently, the lawn was soaked and it was blowing a strong Wind through the stadium. The results fit from the Unions point of view, to the weather. When 1. FC Heidenheim Berlin's playful, a guide by Robert Zulj for the home team and lost 1:2 (1:0). The team of Urs Fischer must accept in the fight for the first-time promotion to the Bundesliga.
Union Swiss coach had to do without the suspended Grischa Prömel and its possible representatives of Nicolai Rapp. For Robert Zulj for the home team moved into the starting lineup. In addition, Ken Reichel replaced on the left-back position Christopher Lenz and Marcel Hartel on the offensive outside the last battered Carlos Mané.
however, It was the Team of Frank Schmidt, the found better into the game. According to one of Berlin's loss of the ball, Heidenheim turned on quickly and after a Pass from Marc Schnatterer Denis Thomalla failed free-standing on strong Rafal Gikiewicz.
The early Chance for the hosts, animated Berlin, which is now more to the front of the action. Zulj came to a head to the ball tray by Sebastian Andersson in the penalty box for the final, his shot was blocked. Shortly thereafter, Reichel tried it after a thwarted corner from distance missed the goal.
Zulj advantage of a goalkeeper error
Union was now present and had the right accents – like the opening goal. After a Pass from Andersson Akaki plan held Gogia who from the right half Position, and thus provoking a serious error by Kevin Miller. Heath home goalkeeper was the Central shot to the front of the bounce, where Zulj responded the fastest.
The game the 1:0 wasn't doing well. Heidenheim have had more possession of the ball and tried to be constructive with flat balls, place in order, but no gaps in the Unions behind the team. Just before the break, Glatzel free played on the penalty Nikola Dovedan, again Gikiewicz reacted well. A left-footed shot from Gogia who was just next to the left post, the last notable action of the first half and the Berlin could be quite satisfied with the game so far.
That changed after the break. Heidenheim came up with a lot of momentum out of the cabin, and compensated for after a little more than two minutes. In a corner of Schnatterer Gikiewicz, who remained on the line, and Marvin Friedrich, who lost the header duel against Glatzel not looked good, and it was 1:1.
Union tried to respond, but Heidenheim struck quickly again. A flank fought off the Berlin defence in front of the feet of Schnatterer and the Heidenheimer veteran curled the Ball with his left expertly to the bottom left corner. "The 15 minutes after the break, the main point for the defeat. That hurts, because otherwise my team has made a good game,“ said the fisherman.More about
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The coach brought Mané for Gogia who and Suleiman Abdullahi for Hartel. The two fast Joker, as well as Zulj and Andersson had good options on the 2:2, but a later compensation such as in the first leg, as a goalkeeper Gikiewicz in injury time met, had the privilege of Union in the heidenheimer rain. (Tsp)