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Bundesliga | 1. FC Union Berlin – Borussia Monchengladbach | third match day

1. FC Union Berlin recorded their first triumph of the season. Towards Borussia Mönchengladbach there was a 2-1 (2-0) triumph for Urs Fischer’s aspect; which once more proved their counter-power. The objectives have been scored by Niko Gießelmann (22); Taiwo Awoniyi (41) and Jonas Hofmann (90+1).

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There have been three modifications from the earlier week on each side. Of the 1. FC Union Berlin needed to exchange Marvin Friedrich; who needed to watch with yellow-red. Performed for him Timo Baumgartl from the start. stood too Christopher Trimmel and Levin Oztunalic within the beginning eleven.

additionally Borussia Monchengladbach needed to change. Matthias Ginter; Stefan Lainer and Marcus Thuram have been absent ailing or injured. They acquire been changed by Jordan Beyer; Rami Bensebaini and Hannes Wolf.

Gießelmann heads to 1-0 – Maja Hitij/Getty Pictures

Fantasy Heroes: Jonas Hofmann (16 factors); Niko Gießelmann (15); Taiwo Awoniyi and Joe Scally (10 every)

Following a excellent probability from Trimmel (third); the preliminary section was truly for the friends; who let the ball rush properly and clearly had extra possession. However that is precisely what the Köpenickers needed; whose power lies in counterplay; and who additionally used it to steer. Following a error  within the build-up recreation; Gladbach Genki Haraguchi flank from the factual. Gießelmann then received the required area within the penalty space and thoroughly headed into the factual nook. It was 1-0 to Union Berlin.

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Shortly prior halftime; Awoniyi made it 2-0 (forty first). Additionally this time the rival was completely countered. Though the state of affairs already appeared resolved; as a result of Gladbach had already gathered 4 in opposition to two. Nonetheless discovered Max Kruse the opening and continued till Awoniyi; who was then free Yann Sommer was and performed the goalkeeper.

The race to overhaul comes too late

Within the second half Borussia Mönchengladbach began tirelessly; nevertheless it was not likely perilous for Union Berlin. The friends lacked the concepts to trigger distress and crack FC Union’s compact defence. And within the terminate; the required precision was missing. Denis Zakaria over it (72.); Florian Neuhaus over it (seventy fifth) or Joe Scally over it (79th).

As well as; Adi Hütter’s workforce forever needed to be watchful to not obtain into additional counter assaults to keep away from a conceivable third purpose. As a result of following a excellent hour there was a brief rearing of the iron; which supplied some reduction with insignificant assaults.

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In stoppage time; the foals managed to attain the subsequent purpose Hofmann (90.+1). However it got here too late. Union Berlin was qualified to rejoice its first triumph of the season; due to a devoted efficiency from the whole workforce; who stored themselves undisturbed for greater than 90 minutes and pushed by their recreation.

Awoniyi makes it 2-0 – Matthias Koch at pictures / Matthias Koch

Participant of the sport: Taiwo Awoniyi

Taiwo Awoniyic is the primary Unioner to acquire scored three objectives within the Bundesliga following three matchdays. He fired three photographs heading in the right direction; had an 89 p.c success charge and reached a prime pace of 32.8 km/h – the best determine for the Köpenickers.

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