HSV coach Tim Walter was annoyed within the first spherical recreation in opposition to SpVgg Bayreuth.Photo: imago / Kirchner Media
It was a feat: HSV defeated third division facet SpVgg Bayreuth within the first spherical of the DFB Cup on Saturday. After the South Germans took the lead after Luke Hemmerich deflected a free-kick within the sixteenth minute, HSV had been compelled to chase them for a lot of the recreation.
Ransford-Yeboa Königsdorfer managed to equalize the rating solely within the 83rd minute. In the additional time, lower-class rivals had been out of breath, Sebastian Schoenlau (97) and once more Königsdorfer (111) introduced the ultimate rating to 1:3.
Ransford-Yeboah Königsdorfer ran to the place to begin with the ball after the equaliser.Photo: Image Alliance / Daniel Loeb
De-stressing between Walter and Klein
Despite the preliminary choice, the person duel reached its climax after just a few minutes: During the heated recreation, an indignant HSV coach, Tim Walter, complained a number of instances to the refereeing panel.for which he acquired a number of reprimands from his colleague at Bayreuth, Thomas Klein.
In the 112th minute, Bayreuth participant Alexander Groys, who had already acquired a yellow card, collided with Maximilian Rohr on the facet and couldn’t get the ball. HSV coach Walter and his assistant had been instantly upset. Referee Michael Bacher despatched Groys off with a yellow-red.
HSV assistant coach Julian Hübner (centre) and his supervisor Tim Walter (proper) gesture to the referee.Photo: imago / Jan Huebner
This in flip upset Bayreuth coach Thomas Klein. “You preserve asking for the colour crimson, what about you?”“, – shouted Little on the best way to the HSV-bank. The hamburgers beat the 44-year-old man “Lose”.
After the sport, Walter and Klein shook palms, neither desirous to carry up the controversy once more in an interview.
Walter on HSV efficiency: ‘Worst efficiency in a very long time’
Instead, Walter needed to admit after the sport that HSV had been on the point of defeat by a decrease division rival. “It was a very powerful cup recreation in opposition to some actually good opponents.” However, his conclusion about his artwork was gloomy: “We had the worst first half in a very long time.”
HSV truly had extra recreation share. When Hamburg went behind within the sixteenth minute, they’d 75 % possession. “In the primary half, we performed like we at all times do in handball,” defined Walter. “We wished to be extra one-on-one, however for that you simply want particular person gamers. It’s lacking, it might be good to get one thing.”
With no different transfers deliberate, Königsdorfer could also be promoted
Apparently, the HSV coach remains to be hoping for a whirlwind new deal. They managed to maintain former goalkeeper Robert Glatzel (final season: 22 league objectives) in the summertime.
HSV goalkeeper Robert Glatzel scored a dream cross to make it 3:1 in opposition to Bayreuth.Photo: imago / kirchner-media
As reported by “Bild”, there ought to be no additional transferspartly as a result of HSV coach Tim Walter has various promising younger professionals within the squad.
One of them is Ransford-Jeboa Königsdorfer, a newcomer from Dresden. Only after being substituted within the second half did HSV pose a objective menace on Saturday. In simply his third recreation at HSV, the 20-year-old not solely hit the goal twice, but additionally hit the crossbar once more.
Königsdorfer scored 5 instances in 30 second division video games at Dynamo final yr. At HSV, he’s nonetheless ready for his first league objective. With his efficiency within the DFB Cup, he ought to have introduced himself for the subsequent levels.
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