In the opening match of the third round of the championship of Germany «Leipzig» won «Hamburg» 2:0. Both goals were scored late in the game.
Hamburg: Matenia, Papadopoulos, Diekmeier, van Drongelen (Sakai, 71), Ekdal (Schipplock, 74), Holtby, kostić (Waldschmidt, 37), young, Wallace, Hahn, wood
Leipzig: Gulacsi, Orban, Halstenberg, Bernard (Klostermann, 59), Pamakani Sabitzer, Keita, Demme, Bruma (Kampl, 69), Werner Augustin (Poulsen, 78)
Guests were determined and in the first six minutes created two dangerous moments (once Keita struck by the second owners saved the post). «Dinosaurs» played without injured Junta and Muller, so their attack was weakened, and the rate made on defense with fast counterattacks. And a chance was presented in the 24th minute. Wallace went one-on-one, but missed in distant «the six».
Three minutes later the hosts delivered a free-kick. Wallace powerful beat of the penalty area — the ball flew wide.
30 minutes, Augustin popped one on one, but to beat the goalkeeper failed. On 67 minutes, Nabi Keita from 30 metres took a powerful shot 0:1.
In the 75th minute, the hosts took a corner. Han knee hit from close range. Gulachi the ball parried. Began the counterattack. Timo Werner went from his box to a stranger and beat the goalkeeper 0:2.