There was a power failure around the Castroper Straße shortly before the start of the game, and immediately after a few minutes seemed to be on the lawn of the expected drain. The Champion from Munich briefly registered the 1: 0 and seemed to be able to set a peaceful afternoon.
- Losilla: "That was a fantastic afternoon"
- Holtmann not to hold
- Next weekend, the VFL could "go a giant step"
Losilla: "That was a fantastic afternoon"
Finally, in Munich in Munich, VfL had beaten a very passable for a quarter of an hour - and had fallen at the end with 0: 7. What happened this time at the Castroper Straße is considered one of the larger successes into the club's history. "That, Captain Anthony Losilla cheered after euphorically celebrated 4: 2," was a fantastic afternoon. "
For the 8500 approved spectators experienced in Bochum, just as the electricity had returned in the stadium and the scoreboard lightened, as the VFL pulled the plug his opponent's counterparty. Four goals scored the as unleashed promoted newcomer within 30 minutes against the record champion, one more beautiful than the other.
Holtmann not to hold
Almost every shot was a hit - because Christopher Antwi-Adjei as well as Cristian Gamboa achieved his first Bundesliga goal, Jürgen Locadia took his first mandatory player for the VFL with a turned penalty; Not to hold was Gerrit Holtmann.
The fast outer storm moved on and off at the wing and again, prepared goal number one precisely, hit himself attracting to the corner with his false right foot and was also involved when Dayot Upamecano was a hand game in his own penalty area and the hosts a hand-penal was awarded.
That this early 0: 1 has not overturned, our development is very well.
"We did not want to get Bayern in the game, which is well done well in the first half," said coach Thomas rice. Not enough: the residue, who might have dilated the Bochumers in an early seasonal phase, stuck the team unimpressed and turned quite big.
"That this early 0: 1 has not overturned, our development proves our development," says rice after the game. And his team showed clearly, which is possible if you meet a successful top team with passion and commitment.
The hosts were extremely brave, tackled their opponents deep in whose half, brought the necessary aggressiveness into the game, but also playful elements. An all-round package that allows the Bundesliga returnee to hope more than ever on the league.
"We've really left our heart on the square," Sebastian Schindzeielerz, "have played very handsome and thrown into the balls. That was a half-time and a game that will emerge in the history books of the VfL Bochum," says the sport -Board of Directors. So much fabric for football romantics, because the little underdog put the big favorites with his passion on the cross.
The thomas rice celebrated from the ranks loudly not lost the look for the essentials in all the euphoria. "These holidays are all allowed to enjoy," says the coach, "then I'm going to get the troupe back on the ground of the facts. Then we will quickly go back to the agenda."
Next weekend, the VFL could "go a giant step"
With 28 points after 22 matchdays, the VfL is terrific there and could take a very important step next weekend at the 17th of the table. In Stuttgart lures the opportunity to distance a competitor in the table cellar with a victory to 13 points. "There", so rice very factually, "we can go a giant step."
Only if his troupe can turn up as in the historical victory against Bayern.