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Despite their 1-1 draw at Armenia Bielefeld, Leipzig finished fourth and joined Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund and Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League.

Domenico Tedesco, Leipzig coach since December 2021

A result that was not necessarily evident a few months ago, when the club was stuck in the bottom tier of the classification, as Emil Forsberg said after the meeting.

We’ve had a tough season, especially the first six months. After the winter break, we showed a completely different face, we showed our full potential on the pitch, we performed very well.”, the Swedish midfielder appreciated in a post-match interview.

The union of Berlin, Friborg and Cologne also in Europe

In doing so, RB Leipzig finished fourth, but only one point behind Union Berlin, which is a real surprise for this season. On Saturday, Berlin beat VfL Bochum 3-2. So they will be in the Europa League just like Freiburg, which fell to sixth place after their 2-1 defeat to Bayer Leverkusen.

The last club to qualify for Europe, specifically for the play-off matches of the European League Conference, is Cologne.

Stuttgart at the end of the suspense…

Cologne, who lost their last game of the season against Stuttgart. VfB achieved the impossible by scoring in the final minutes of extra time to win 2-1 and thus steal 15th place at Hertha Berlin. The old lady who lost to Borussia Dortmund 2-1.

Pellegrino Matarazzo celebrates staying in front of the crowd

Pellegrino Matarazzo celebrates staying in front of the crowd

For Stuttgart coach Pellegrino Matarazzo, the result of the capital club, which the bench and the public knew, helped them push the players to victory in the last ten minutes.

On the bench, we made sure to inform the players of the meeting between Hertha and Dortmund. And when Borussia started leading, there was a different energy on the fieldVfB chief said.

We did everything we could, and the goal to win is a goal full of willpower. It was a great moment for the whole team but also for everyone on the field.

… and Herta in the playoffs

On the part of the Berlin players, who maintained a tie in Dortmund until the 84th minute of play and the goal of Youssef Moukoko, the disappointment is great. But coach Felix Magath believes in his team’s chances in the qualifiers, which will take place first on Thursday.

Hertha Berlin players disappointed

Hertha Berlin players disappointed

We’ll play the playoffs now; We will have the opportunity twice to prove to the third in the second division that we are part of the elite, as we showed today against Dortmund. If we do two shows like that, we’ll have a good chance of staying in the first division.Magath estimated at a press conference.

Dams that Hertha Berlin will play against a great German: Hamburg. Hansei, who were relegated in 2018, finished third with a 3-2 victory over Hansa Rostock.

Werder find elite

As for the rest of the Bundesliga, Schalke 04, who had already confirmed their return last week, ended their season by winning the league title with a 2-1 victory over Nuremberg. The as a son ahead of Werder Bremen players.

>>> Read also: How Schalke rediscovered himself to return to the German League (England)

Weserstadion fans invaded the grass in Weserstadion

Weserstadion fans invaded the grass in Weserstadion

Yesterday, the green and white team returned to the first division by beating Regensburg 2-0. Like Schalke 04, Bremen had only spent one season in the Bundesliga waiting room. Something that pleases the fans and club players, like Omar Toprak.

I am simply happy for the club, the city and the team. We had a tough time, and we got a lot of criticism, but the guys held it together. But now it’s all behind us, and these are just beautiful times we all live together.‘ Captain Werder rejoiced.

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