Will HSV make it back to the Bundesliga after five years in the second division? Or does VfB Stuttgart prevent this? The relegation games are about (almost) everything for the two clubs. How to watch games on TV
There are twice 90 minutes that decide the fate of two clubs. In the Bundesliga relegation, the sixteenth place in the final table in the first division meets the third in the second division. Means this year: Hamburger SV and VfB Stuttgart are fighting and promotion or relegation.
Bundesliga relegation live on TV, stream and radio
VfB Stuttgart initially has home rights and welcomes the Hamburgers this Thursday evening in the Mercedes-Benz Arena. For the Swabians coached by Sebastian Hoeneß, it’s about preventing the fourth relegation after 1975, 2016 and 2019 and getting the best possible starting position for the second leg next Monday in Hamburg’s Volksparkstadion. This is exactly what the team of HSV coach Tim Walter wants to prevent in order to celebrate the return of the former league dinosaurs to the upper house after five years.
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The stadiums in Stuttgart and Hamburg are completely sold out, but the two games can also be seen on free TV on the sofa at home or in the local pub.
Sat 1 broadcasts live from 8:15 p.m. Both games will kick off at 8:45 p.m. Wolff-Christoph Fuss will comment, moderator Matthias Opdenhövel will report from the edge of the field together with expert Markus Babbel. The relegation games can also be streamed live on the Internet ran.de be seen.
In addition, the pay TV broadcaster transmits Sky Sport Bundesliga both encounters live. Marcus Lindemann commented on the first leg, Oliver Seidler on the second leg.
In the radio A number of ARD stations (e.g. SWR 3 or NDR 2) broadcast excerpts of the relegation. Full reports of 90 minutes each are available in the ARD audio library.
By the way: If there is a draw after 180 minutes, there will be extra time and, if necessary, a penalty shoot-out. The away goals rule no longer applies in the Bundesliga relegation either.
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