Bundesliga | Augsburg builds important Away Threes in Bielefeld
Daniel Caligiuri has shot the FC Augsburg to three very valuable points in the relegation battle of the Football Bundesliga. The offensive player decided with his beautiful hit (50th) the high-intensive basement duel at favorite opponent Arminia Bielefeld, through the 1: 0 (0: 0) passed the FCA in the table on the East Westphalia.
The team of coach Markus Weinzierl stands after the kick-off of the 25th matchday a point in front of Bielefeld on the 14th place in the table and experienced before 19,460 spectators at the same time unfamiliar: In the 13th away game of the season, Augsburg left the second time as the winner only the second time.
“We knew how important today is. We did not come in so outstanding, but we fought us. I think we were the deserved winner,” said Matchwinner Caligiuri at “Dazn” and FCA-Keeper Rafal Gikiewicz complemented: “Three Points, we have reached our goal. The pressure is there. We have experience with such situations. 26 points, now a game against Mainz at home. We have everything in your own hand. “
Coach Markus Weinzierl praised: “We did it really well.”
The Arminia, who also waits for a victory against Augsburg after the eighth competitive match, threatens the crash on the relegation rank on Saturday. For the team of Frank Kramer ended a small success series after six home games without defeat.
Maneavable level between Arminia and FCA
“The game is not decided by the system, but through the attitude of the players” – the specification of Weinzierl took his players very seriously at the beginning. The FCA, but also the hosts invested a lot in the two fights. Caligiuri and also Carlos Gruezo saw on the side of the guests of referee Felix Brych early the yellow card.
The game was as expected at a low playful level. The two teams with the lowest possession of the possession in the Bundesliga worked a lot with long balls, the central defenders were repeatedly demanded in the header.
Especially the Kramer team sought in the top frequently identification figure Fabian Klos. The attacker, who stood in the starting eleven this year, tested after good preliminary work of Patrick Wimmer for the first time FCA final man Rafal Gikiewicz, but was in the away (18th).
Caligiuri meets worth seeing in the fall
It remained highly intensive, play flow hardly occurred because of injury interruptions. National player Felix Uduokhai kinked in a duel with Wimmer and had to be replaced by Frederik Winther (33.).
After the replacement, the guests combined more frequently to the opposing penalty area. The flanks were still rarely found their goal, but became more precise. Gregoritsch missed at the best chance before the break the guest guide by head (45. + 1).
Shortly after restart, the Augsburg superiority continued – and Caligiuri thundered the ball into the net. After a beautiful cross of Iago after a Bielefeld error in the game structure, the 34-year-old worth seeing in the traps.
Bielefeld now found less access to the game, especially in the midfield, the guests now had advantages and played these clever. Only in the final phase the hosts became a bit more pressure.