Union Berlin vs Wolfsburg
An der Alten Forstere
The Berliners headed into this fixture unbeaten and on top of the league. The Wolves meanwhile, were on the opposite end of the spectrum, managing just 3 points.
The visitors did a fine job, holding the game to a goalless first half. However, Jordan and Becker scored second half goals to register a 2-0 win.
Union Berlin vs Wolfsburg: Match report
Full time score: Union Berlin – VfL Wolfsburg 2:0 (0:0)
Goals: 1-0 (Jordan, 50). 2-0 (Becker, 77)
1.FC Union Berlin: Frederik Rönnow – Niko Gießelmann, Diogo Leite, Robin Knoche, Timo Baumgartl (Paul Jaeckel), Christopher Trimmel – Yanik Haberer (Morton Thorsby) , Rani Khedira, Andras Schäfer (Paul Seguin)– Jordan Siebatcheu (Kevin Behrens), Sheraldo Becker (Sven Michel)
VfL Wolfsburg: Koen Casteels – Rosa Silva Paulo Otavio (Yannick Gerhard), Micky Van de Ven, Maxence LaCroix, Ridle Baku – Maximillian Arnold- Josip Brekalo, Mattias Svanburg (Omar Khaled Marmoush) Bartol Franjic (Kevin Paredes) – Lukas Nmecha , Gian-Luca Waldschmidt (Omar Khaled Marmoush).
Attendance: 22,012 (Sold out)
Urs Fischer (Trainer Union Berlin): “I found it impressive how the team delivered. It was a very mature performance for me. We were very dominant in the second half. I didn’t have the feeling that I was being influenced from outside got to.”
Niko Kovac (VfL Wolfsburg coach): “We didn’t accept it, played far too well, weren’t in a duel. We let ourselves be fooled, we don’t have enough power up front. We have to make sure that we work with more people get into the penalty area. That’s the only way you can create chances.”