Six goal spectacle between SC Freiburg and Gladbach
The COKALHELDS of SC Freiburg have suffered a setback in the fight for their initial participation in the Champions League. Four days after the first final deduction in the DFB Cup, the Freiburg came back on the 31st matchday of the Football Bundesliga after a two-goal residue, but only a 3: 3 (0: 2) against Borussia Mönchengladbach managed.
Vincenzo Grifo via a foul feet (49.), Christian Günter (61.) and Philipp Lienhart (80th) met for the Freiburg, who have not lost against Gladbach since 14 points at home. After all, the Borussen were partly compensated for the swatter in the first leg (0: 6) and the past derby defeat against 1. FC Cologne (1: 3). Ramy Bensbaini by trademeter (3rd), Breel Embolo (13th) and Lars Stindl (90. + 3) were responsible with their gates.
"We have a wider squad and some players took a certain step," said SC trainer Christian Streich shortly before the kick-off at "Sky" the reasons for the previous success. Gladbach's Coach Adi Hütter resisted reports of alleged cracks in his relationship to the team: "I do not feel that it is so."
The 34,700 spectators in the sold-out Freiburg Stadium - including ex-national coach Joachim Löw - already saw the first contentious scene after eleven seconds. As a result of a manual game of Nicolas Höfler referee Benjamin Brand (Unterspiesheim) decided to study for the guests. Bensbaini did not take the chance from the point.
Gladbach meets SC Freiburg into the mark
Ten minutes later, the Freiburg endeavored around the compensation were credited. After a ball loss of Woo-Yeong Jonas, Jonas Hofmann sent Embolo sent. The Swiss shook the German international Nico Schlotterbeck associated with Borussia Dortmund and overcame SC-Torwart Mark Flekken.
The hosts who had to do so without Nils Petersen, Manuel Gulde, Yannik Keitel and Kevin's pity, made the shock of the fast goals only briefly. The Ex-Borusse Grifo had the ballot on the foot (15th).
In the episode, the Gladbacher, where Matthias Ginter, defended Laszlo Benes and Marvin Friedrich, sent the leadership. Goalkeeper Yann Sommer had to survive hardly short situations.
At the beginning of the second passage, prank brought in Lucas Höler and Noah white at all two new offensive forces. Only seconds later there was another punctual penalty after video proof - this time for the SC to Foul by Stefan Lainer to Höfler. Grifo transformed sovereign.
After the hit, the Freiburg urged the compensation. The gate of Sc-Captain Günter from the distance, however, did not seem untenable. Lienhart caused a corner for the lead, it was already the 23rd standard gate of the Freiburg this season - but then Joker Stindl met for compensation.