For the first time since the creation of the Bundesliga in 1963, disappears to the North German club will most likely be of the highest level.
Saturday will future German champion Bayern Munich for the visit of Hamburger SV. The contrast between the two Traditionsvereine was never greater than today. While the sterrengezelschap from Bavaria comes to a 27th title, the sixth consecutive, it seems that HSV for the first time relegated to the 2. Bundesliga.
A kaakslag for the six-time champion and three-time cup winner, judge clubicoon Uwe Seeler (81), with 507 hits in 587 official duels a legend. “I can unfortunately not help. I was always taught that a resident from Hamburg never give up.’
Against the two last FSV Mainz 05 (24 points) attempted the last straw to grab to fulfil the gap to decrease, because Hamburg was with FC Köln after 24 days last with seven points behind. Even the two last place gives no security, because then a double relegation-promotieduel against the third out of the 2. Bundesliga.
Little hopeful is that the 1-0 at Werder Bremen, the eleventh consecutive competitieduel meant without victory. While just a series of good results is needed for a trainer Bernd Hollerbach, who on January 22, Markus Gisdol replaced.
While at the own staff dissatisfaction increases – fireworks brought for the temporary closure of the duel in Bremen – it seems that internally already, a scenario was created with no degradation. Because also in 2014 and 2015 ended HSV already, sixteenth, followed by a tenth – after an injection of 38 million euro by entrepreneur-sympathizer Klaus – Michael Kühne and fourteenth place in the final standings.
Heribert Bruchhagen, chairman of the board of directors, and after Bernd Hoffmann, get all months, no grip on the chaos in the society : a large internal divisions, driving under the influence by the Swiss young talent Vasilije Janjicic (19) and lousy cramped football.
The sporting crisis when HSV took on Thursday the head of Bruchhagen and sporting director Jens Todt, both men were dismissed by the board of directors. Director Frank Wettstein takes preliminary all operational tasks.