Düsseldorf (dpa) – Holstein Kiel has defended the table leader in the 2nd Bundesliga, Hamburger SV remains in the promotion places after the end of his negative series.
The Kiel team won 3: 2 (2: 1) at Jahn Regensburg on Saturday, putting them in first place ahead of Greuther Fürth and VfL Bochum, who also triumphed with 22 points on Friday. Jae-Sung Lee scored the goals for the “Storks”, who were six games unbeaten, with a brace (32nd / 37th) and the excellent Fin Bartels with the goal in the 66th minute. Albion Vrenezi had given Regensburg a 1-0 lead, Scott Kennedy (90.) scored the tying goal.
Hamburger SV, which has changed to two positions, continues to follow the leading trio, ending the five-game streak with no win with a 2-1 (0-0) victory in Darmstadt 98 with a brace from Simon Terodde (71./87. ), who scored on the sidelines of a penalty he initially missed, scoring the winning goal three minutes from time. The hosts, who came through Tobias Kempe (78th) for the tying run, ended the game with ten players after Patrick Herrmann received a yellow-red card.
Hannover 96 had to do without their last excellent goalkeeper Michael Esser in the 0: 1 (0: 1) against 1. FC Heidenheim due to groin problems and suffered their fifth defeat in the sixth away game. His representative Michael Ratajczak had no chance when attacker Christian Kühlwetter (20th) scored the winner. It was the ninth goal of the season for the forward of Heidenheim. With this, the Ostwuerttemberg group improved to fifth place on the table.
Greuther Fürth had already confirmed their top positions in the 3-0 win in Sandhausen and VfL Bochum in the 3-0 win against the relegated Bundesliga SC Paderborn on Friday. VfL playmaker Robert Zulj was man of the day in Bochum with two goals.