On Baumann’s anniversary: ​​Hoffenheim and Freiburg play 0-0

At the top of the seventh matchday, TSG Hoffenheim hosted SC Freiburg. The recreation led to a tie, with neither workforce capable of acquire a decisive lead.

The decider failed to finish the tips: Daniel-Kofi Kyere and Andrej Kramaric.

Hoffenheim coach Andre Breitenreiter noticed little cause for adjustments after the 4-1 win in opposition to Mainz, just for the injured Skov (groin damage) to get replaced by Angelino. Even at Christian Streich’s Freiburg facet, latest outcomes have given no cause for change, with the coach counting on the identical beginning eleven for the third time in a row after a 3-0 win at Olympiakos Piraeus within the Europa League.

Freiburg took management of the sport from the beginning and appeared for a purpose by means of Gregoric and Doan. TSG, however, depend on sturdy protection and depend on fast counter-attacks. One of those supplied the primary massive probability of the sport. After Kramaric’s cross, Prömel bought the higher hand from Höfler, drove by means of the opponent’s half and fired a shot from about 13 meters – Flecken, nonetheless, was alert and made a robust save (11′).

Gatekeepers are largely unemployed

Doan scored the primary harmful shot for the company, however he additionally discovered his grasp from a pointy angle by the opposing goalkeeper (sixteenth). Both groups scored extra targets within the following minutes, however no targets have been scored. Things calmed down earlier than two targets within the second half of the primary half. Hoffenheim continued to depend on their counter-attack, with Freiburg combining to the sting of the penalty space however then lacking the ultimate cross. Bauman needed to intervene solely as soon as within the first half (16′), and Flecken made two saves (11′, 20′).

recreation participant

Nicholas Hoefler


diploma of play

An attention-grabbing recreation with few time-outs, the place largely solely targets have been lacking.


targets and maps

TSG Hoffenheim


Bauman3 – Eyelid2,5Vogt2,5White4 – Kaderabek4a violinist3 Angelino4Promel2,5Baumgartner4 – Kramarik3 Rutter3,5

Sk Freiburg


spots2,5 – Sililla3,5Ginter3 Lienhart3Gunter2,5 – M. Eggestein3Hofler2,5Doan2,5 Kireh4 Grifo3 – Grigorich3,5

panel of judges

Deniz Aitekin


recreation data

Stadium PreZero Arena
Spectators 24 233

In the second spherical, a distinct scene emerged. Hoffenheim all of the sudden took management of the sport, pushed Freiburg into their very own space and instantly made the primary harmful shot after the twentieth minute: Angelino directed a protracted ball into the trail of Baumgartner, who acquired the ball immediately within the center and narrowly missed ( 46).

TSG got here out of the break sturdy however missed the golden purpose

After a sleepy opening interval, the Freiburgers slowly bought again into the sport and have been capable of threaten themselves once more after Kramaric’s end (56th). First Gunther tried from distance (58′), then Eggestein narrowly missed from 16 meters (60′). It was not as harmful as within the first spherical, each groups equalized.

Oliver Baumann’s four-hundredth recreation within the Bundesliga led to a tie, which noticed TSG transfer as much as fourth place with 13 factors forward of FC Bayern. Freiburg has another level and is in third place.

After the worldwide break, Hoffenheim go to Hertha on Sunday (3.30pm). Freiburg will face Mainz on Saturday (3:30 p.m.).

Leave a Comment