Cologne 0-1 Union Berlin: Guests go high of Bundesliga for first time

Union Berlin completed fifth within the Bundesliga final season

Union Berlin went high of the German Bundesliga for the primary of their historical past by edging previous Cologne.

An early personal purpose by Timo Hubers separated the perimeters, earlier than Union’s Jordan Siebatcheu had a Tenth-minute penalty saved by Marvin Schwabe.

The house facet have been diminished to 10 males 9 minutes from time when Luca Kilian was proven a second yellow card.

Unbeaten Union secured high spot after Freiberg have been held to a goalless draw by Borussia Monchengladbach.

However it’s Urs Fischer’s facet who lead the desk after six video games, forward of groups corresponding to champions Bayern Munich, who’re third and Borussia Dortmund in fifth place.

Union are additionally competing within the Europa League after lacking out on Champions League qualification by a single level final season.

Line-ups

Köln

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 20Schwäbe
  • 2SchmitzSubstituted forSchindlerat 62′minutesBooked at 72mins
  • 15KilianBooked at 81mins
  • 4Hübers
  • 3PedersenBooked at 54minsSubstituted forLjubicicat 62′minutes
  • 28Skhiri
  • 6Martel
  • 37MainaSubstituted forAdamyanat 85′minutes
  • 14Hector
  • 11KainzSubstituted forThielmannat 75′minutes
  • 33DietzSubstituted forTiggesat 45′minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Horn
  • 5Soldo
  • 7Ljubicic
  • 8Huseinbasic
  • 17Schindler
  • 18Duda
  • 21Tigges
  • 23Adamyan
  • 29Thielmann

Union Berlin

Formation 3-5-2

  • 37Grill
  • 3Jaeckel
  • 31KnocheBooked at 53mins
  • 4Monteiro Pinto Leite
  • 28Trimmel
  • 13SchäferSubstituted forSeguinat 89′minutes
  • 8Khedira
  • 19HabererSubstituted forPantovicat 64′minutes
  • 6Ryerson
  • 27BeckerSubstituted forMichelat 75′minutes
  • 45SiebatcheuSubstituted forBehrensat 75′minutes

Substitutes

  • 11Michel
  • 12Jensen
  • 14Seguin
  • 17Behrens
  • 21Skarke
  • 23Gießelmann
  • 25Baumgartl
  • 32Pantovic
  • 40Leweling

Referee:
Benjamin Cortus

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49,500

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