Berlin (dpa) – Hertha BSC continues to be the one Bundesliga membership that failed within the first spherical of the DFB Cup. On Saturday and Sunday the golf equipment on the primary ground prevailed kind of confidently in opposition to their lower-class opponents.
Today Borussia Dortmund and Bundesliga promoted Arminia Bielefeld completely need to keep away from becoming a member of Hertha in Berlin. The recreation of the third division Dynamo Dresden in opposition to the second division HSV would be the hottest within the first spherical.
Dynamo Dresden – Hamburger SV (6.30 p.m.)
INITIAL SITUATION: After relegation from the 2nd Bundesliga, there was a change at Dynamo. 20 gamers left, 13 got here. Trainer Markus Kauczinski has to place collectively a harmonious group. At HSV, coach Daniel Thioune makes his aggressive debut. After two unsuccessful makes an attempt, he ought to now have the ability to return to the House of Lords.
SPECIAL: Dynamo’s new sports activities director Ralf Becker is again able within the stadium for the primary time in 16 months. He was HSV sports activities director till May 2019. In Toni Leistner, an actual Dresden man who was educated at Dynamo comes with the HSV jersey. More importantly, the Rudolf Harbig Stadium has greater than 10,000 spectators. That guarantees slightly cup ambiance.
STUMP POTENTIAL: medium
Rot-Weiss Essen – Arminia Bielefeld (6.30 p.m.)
INITIAL SITUATION: As a brand new Bundesliga group, Arminia is the clear favourite with the regional league group with an amazing previous. For coach Uwe Neuhaus, a victory would even be essential with regard to the beginning of the Bundesliga. “That would after all be constructive for the temper,” stated the Arminen coach, who continues to be on the lookout for the right combination. The new additions will not be but built-in both.
SPECIAL: For Neuhaus, the match is an encounter with one’s personal previous. The 60-year-old was born in Hattingen close to Essen. He was employed by RWE each as a participant and as a coach.
POTENTIAL TO TRIP: low
MSV Duisburg – Borussia Dortmund (8.45 p.m.) dsds
INITIAL SITUATION: BVB needs to win the cup this time. That was what coach Lucien Favre stated after failing twice, most not too long ago within the final sixteen as a purpose. But prior to now Dortmund have typically had mentality issues in video games by which they had been the clear favorites. MSV narrowly missed their second division return and in Torsten Lieberknecht has a coach who can encourage a group like no different for only one recreation.
SPECIAL: Marco Reus’ return to aggressive video games is imminent. The BVB captain was injured originally of February on the Cup in Bremen and has since been out with a persistent adductor harm. There shall be at the very least one quick project in its place.
STUMPING POTENTIAL: Not to be underestimated.