Stuttgart, Hoffenheim and Leverkusen purchased the ticket for the second spherical of the cup on Sunday. For second division St. Pauli, nonetheless, there was a impolite awakening at regional division Elversberg.
Thousands of euphoric followers in Rostock gave every little thing, the favourite wobbled – however the return of the spectators within the north didn’t result in a sensation within the DFB Cup. Bundesliga promoted VfB Stuttgart received the primary spherical match in entrance of 7500 spectators at third division Hansa Rostock 1-0 (1-0). Bayer Leverkusen had no bother in any respect in opposition to regional division Eintracht Norderstedt at 7-0 (6-0). TSG Hoffenheim in the meantime received the aggressive sport debut of the brand new coach Sebastian Hoeneß in entrance of 3095 spectators on the regional division Chemnitzer FC with nice issue 3-2 (2-2, 1-1, 0-0) on penalties.
Like many different video games by novice golf equipment, the Bayer sport had been moved to the primary division membership’s stadium as a result of Corona necessities. The sensation moved even additional into the gap. Already on Saturday all Bundesliga groups prevailed, on Friday solely Hertha BSC was eradicated from the second division Eintracht Braunschweig – extra of a shock than a sensation.
Kiel wins clearly after the preliminary shock
The 2-0 win by regional division SSV Ulm in opposition to second division Erzgebirge Aue on Saturday was additionally astonishing. On Sunday, fourth division SV Elversberg duped second division FC St. Pauli 4: 2 (2: 1). In Kiel, Pauli’s league rival Holstein Kiel prevailed in opposition to first division membership 1.FC Rielasingen-Arlen 7-1 (5-1). Regional division SC Wiedenbrück misplaced in opposition to second division SC Paderborn in Gütersloh with 0: 5 (0: 3). TSV Steinbach, additionally lively within the 4th division, misplaced to second division SV Sandhausen with 1: 2 (1: 2). Third division 1. FC Kaiserslautern misplaced to second division Jahn Regensburg 3: 4 (1: 1, 1: 1, 0: 1) on penalties.
The followers, particularly in Rostock and Chemnitz – a most of some hundred have been allowed within the different stadiums – brought on goose bumps after a month-long Corona break. Rostock’s sports activities director Martin Pieckenhagen described the sport as a “big alternative” for soccer earlier than kick-off. “It’s a really, very large problem with what we now have to look out for. We hope that we’ll have the Ostseestadion full once more in some unspecified time in the future. That is step one,” stated the previous skilled.
1st spherical within the DFB-Pokal: Football followers of FC Hansa Rostock stand within the stands within the Ostseestadion. (Source: Danny Gohlke / dpa)
On Saturday, the amateurs normally solely had short-lived emotions of happiness. Regional league group FSV Union Fürstenwalde led within the preliminary section at VfL Wolfsburg – however misplaced clearly 1: 4. “We would have appreciated to have actually performed at dwelling. These are the video games through which the spectators convey within the feelings,” stated coach Matthias Maucksch. Fourth division VSG Altglienicke wasn’t as dangerous because the 6-0 outcome at 1. FC Köln advised. “We did not assume we would get six issues, to be sincere,” stated offensive participant Linus Meyer.
Darmstadt continues to tremble
Oberligist SV Todesfelde performed in their very own stadium on Saturday, the price of which was 40,000 euros. But even with a house benefit, TSV misplaced 0: 1 in opposition to second division VfL Osnabrück. But: “In the tip, the delight prevails. We simply wished to say thanks to our many volunteers with a terrific sport. I feel we succeeded,” stated captain Luca Sixtus.
SC Freiburg additionally struggled to make it into the second spherical of the DFB Cup on Sunday night. The Bundesliga group received 2-1 (1-0) at third division membership SV Waldhof Mannheim on Sunday night. Jonathan Schmid’s purpose within the 79th minute ensured that coach Christian Streich’s group received the primary spherical sport. Changhoon Kwon (nineteenth) had beforehand introduced the favourite into the lead, which Dominik Martinovic (57th) had equalized. Third division SV Wehen-Wiesbaden can also be one spherical forward with a 1-0 (0-0) dwelling win in opposition to second division 1. FC Heidenheim. Darmstadt 98 saved themselves from third division membership 1. FC Magdeburg after a 2-0 draw at halftime to 2-2 and additional time. In the tip, the Hessian second division received 3-2.