Borussia Mönchengladbach has continued thanks to Oscar Wendt and the Joker, and Patrick Herrmann to his height and age-Old record broken. The Team of coach Dieter Hecking overcame strugglers FC Augsburg deserved with 2:0 (0:0) and celebrated his twelfth home win in a row. Such a flawless series of the Borussia was only succeeded in 1983/84 under Jupp Heynckes.
Bundesliga round DISPLAY
The Swede Wendt (78.) and substitute Herrmann (90.+3) the redeemed with their late goals, the Borussia, which was in a one-sided encounter. Wendt met in his 184. Bundesliga game for Borussia, so he became a foreign record player of the club before Filip Daems (183) and Allan Simonsen (178). Before the break, Jonas Hofmann was a foul penalty on the outstanding FCA goalkeeper Gregor Kobel failed (43.).
With 39 points, the application provides the Champions League in their sights, more counter had Gladbach to this time last in the championship season of 1976-77 on the account. Augsburg is, meanwhile, deep in a relegation battle, after ten Games without a win, it could also be for coach Manuel tree slowly uncomfortable.
called for His Team to gold plating “the victory in Leverkusen” was Hecking ahead of kick-off. According to researchers, the Borussia started 42.509 spectators. With the in the starting line-up returning Florian Neuhaus as the focal point, the foal moved the game sent in the wide and waited patiently for their chances. The FCA was seen in this Phase of the offensive, little to do, the defence was sure.
to Add the necessary Dose of good luck came: after just 76 seconds of the winter break Hoffenheim loaned Kobel saved after a pass from Oscar Wendt in the highest Distress in front of the lurking Lars Stindl.
The game remained one-sided: Gladbach put the guests under pressure and not to let a child play structure, FCA striker Alfred Finnbogason was hanging completely in the air. What was missing were the goals. Also Ibrahima Traore, who played for the ailing striker Thorgan Hazard, from the start, failed to Kobel (19.).
The Hecking-Eleven also found in the sequence, no gap in the massive Augsburg’s bulwark. Flaps didn’t want it found then even from the point: Hofmann, for the regular penalty shooter Hazard competed in the Swiss Kobel his master. Previously, Jan Moravek Neuhaus was brought down in the penalty area. For Gladbach it was the third missed penalty of the season.