63 days prior to the Start of the women's football world Cup in France, the German national team is already in good shape. The team of national coach Martina Voss-Tecklenburg was also their second world Cup Test successfully and won on Saturday in Solna against host Sweden earned 2:1 (0:0).
25.882 viewers achieved Kathrin Hendrich (51. Minute) on your 27. Birthday and Linda Dallmann (65.) the gates for the Olympic champion. For Sweden condensed Caroline Seger (72.) by foul penalty. Next Tuesday (16: 00, live on ZDF) welcomes Germany in Paderborn, Ex-world champion Japan to a further world Cup preparation game.
The German team had to do without in addition to the diseased Lea Schüller, which was not only flown with to Stockholm, in the short term to the Left-back Carolin Simon (muscular problems) and striker Svenja Huth (infection). Nevertheless, the Team came up after the initial Scanning to get into the game as the Scandinavians.
In the 21st century. Minute, Huth substitute Turid Knaak provided to a wide diagonal pass from playmaker Dzsenifer Marozsan, the opportunity for leadership. But the shot of the Essenerin Sweden experienced goalkeeper was able to draw Hedvig Lindahl to the corner. Shortly afterwards, missed Alexandra Popp, the to your 28. Birthday for the first Time, with the captain's armband aground, the goal (28.).
The DFB-Eleven sought visibly, as Voss-Tecklenburg required - in 28. To take the duel with Sweden the Initiative and to determine the game - which was achieved mostly. The Swedes attacked the Olympic champion in the rematch of the Finals from 2016 in Rio de Janeiro in 2016, although early, but was in the Offensive barely for danger. So spent goalkeeper Almuth Schult first of all, a quiet afternoon, before it was required in the final phase a few times.
Shortly after the break, had the agile Knaak bad luck, as her shot after a sharp pass from Giulia Gwinn to the underside of the bar (48.) clapped. Three minutes later, it worked with the overdue lead. The substitute Kathrin Hendrich was not a Marozsan corner in the right place, as Sweden's brought Defensive the Ball out of the danger zone, and had no effort to achieve the goal. For the defensive player of Bayern Munich, the 27. Celebrated a birthday, it was the fourth international goal in 28. Use.
With the score 2:0 thanks to a stunning left-footed shot four minutes before substitute Essenerin Dallmann, the game seemed decided before it was Seger with a transformed foul penalty exciting again. Verena Schweers had previously brought Sofia Jakobsson. At the end of the DFB-Elf was able to save the narrow lead over time, and after the 1:0 against France in February the second victory with the new head coach to celebrate. (dpa)