The Siegloss series continues, the pressure on coach Florian Kohfeldt rises: The VfL Wolfsburg has conceded the next bitter bankruptcy in the Bundesliga relegation fight.
At the Vice-Champion RB Leipzig lost the long brave fighting wolves on Sunday with 0: 2 (0: 0). Thus, the VFL remained without success in the eleventh compulsory game.
Willi Orban (76.) and Josko Gvardiol (84th, after video proof) on his 20th birthday met 1000 spectators in the Red Bull Arena for Leipzig. With now 21 points, Wolfsburg in the table has only two counters lead to the relegation platz 16, which currently occupies the FC Augsburg.
“Very disappointing and very frustrating” Found Wolfsburg’s coach Florian director Marcel Schäfer at “Dazn” the renewed setback, “if you do not win so many games in a bit, you are of course confused.” It is “an incredibly difficult phase”. That “a lot of question is questioned is the business”. Nevertheless, Schäfer continues to Kohfeldt: “We want to be shared by this phase.”
When asked if the coach will sit on the bank in two weeks with the important game against the strengthened table last Spvgg Greuther Fürth on the bench, Wolfsburg’s coach Florian director Marcel Schäfer said after the 0: 2 at RB Leipzig: “Yes”.
Leipzig, who won the past three league games, kept cloth sensation to the premier class. The Saxons are sixth with 31 points and have three counter behind the targeted Champions League rank four.
Before the game, RB coach Domenico Tedesco maided that one could not underestimate the high-quality Wolfsburg squad despite the weak results. But the initial phase was moderately. The Leipzig, who restored in the attack Andre Silva and Hugo Novoa, took over the initiative. But they found no gaps against VfL defense, while the guests lurked on counterattacks.
Many fight in midfield between Leipzig and Wolfsburg
That should change. After Wolfsburg’s John Anthony Brooks had a long ball, Novoa (18th) could steal itself and failed with the first dangerous completion of the batch of half-right position to VfL goalkeeper Koen Castels. After that, the teams struggled a lot in midfield duels, marriage Wolfsburg really radiated risk for the first time.
RB-Keeper Peter Gulacsi fished a free-kick of Aster Vranckx (39.) from the lower left corner – and the Belgian was once again in appearance. A crosslock of Jerome Roussillon suddenly landed in the penalty area at Vranckx, whose shot Gulacsi recruited. The third trial Drosch Yannick Gerhardt clearly over it.
Even after the break, both teams in the offensive hit tremendously difficult, large opportunities were in a lot of intensity to date to date extreme shortage. After a ball loss of the VFL, Silva presented for Kevin Kampl (69th), but Castels dropped the shot from 18 meters to the corner.
It made a better Orban, who headed the ball over the line after a slatted hit Silvas. Gvardiol’s goal was not recognized because of the offside, then the video assistant revised this decision.