A goal in added time creates a lot of tension in the relegation battle in the 2nd Bundesliga. Fürth and Braunschweig miss the rescue.
Thanks to Janni Serra, Arminia Bielefeld can once again hope to remain in the 2nd Bundesliga. The striker headed the much-celebrated goal in the 7th minute of added time in the 2-1 (1-0) win at 1. FC Kaiserslautern for the eminently important victory.
With 33 points, the East Westphalians have two games before the end of the season as table 16. now two points behind 1. FC Nürnberg, which is 15th on the first non-relegation zone.
In front of 41,362 spectators in the Fritz Walter Stadium, Jomaine Consbruch gave the visitors the lead after 15 minutes. In the course of the second half, coach Uwe Koschinat’s team failed to score the second goal. Kaiserslautern, on the other hand, got better and better in the shooting phase and equalized through Lex-Tyger Lobinger (88th). Serra then made sure of the Bielefeld happy ending.
Two other teams are worried
Due to the late Bielefeld winning goal, SpVgg Greuther Fürth and above all Eintracht Braunschweig have to worry about staying in the league. The Bundesliga relegated and the Lower Saxony parted in Fürth 2: 2 (1: 1). With 36 points, Eintracht is 14th in the table. three points more than Arminia in relegation place 16. Fürth is also not yet finally secured with 38 points.
Anthony Ujah gave Lower Saxony a 1-0 lead with his tenth goal of the season in front of 11,430 spectators. Fürth equalized in the 23rd minute through former Bayern pro Julian Green. Immediately after the break, Immanuël Pherai made it 2-1 (47th). Fürth equalized again with the former Munich green (54th).
In a duel between two teams from midfield, Holstein Kiel won 2-1 (1-0) against Karlsruher SC in front of 11,366 spectators. Steven Skrzybski (17th penalty kick) and Finn Porath (69th) were successful for Kiel. The goal by Leon Jensen (74th) came too late for KSC. Kiel is now eighth in the table with 43 points, while KSC has slipped down to ninth place with one point less.
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