Hertha BSC has sent a significant sign of life in the spreadsheet and leave a direct descent in the football Bundesliga for the time being.

The Berliner won a week after the derby debacle in the basement duel at the FC Augsburg with 1: 0 (0: 0) and jumped for the time being on table rank 15. The Augsburgs missed a big step towards the league and are only four meters before the relegation place.

SUAT SERDAR (49.) scored 28,533 viewers the decisive hits for the Berliner who first celebrated the second victory in the past nine games. For the team of coach Felix Magath, it was also a successful prelude to the “weeks of truth”, in which next the direct competitors VfB Stuttgart and Arminia Bielefeld are waiting. The FCA has to be closer to the relegation fight after the second bankruptcy subsequently.

After the 1: 4 bankruptcy against Union and subsequent jersey humiliation by the Ultras, the Berliner had organized a team evening on Wednesday and improve the mood in the team. “The mood situation is again so that we want to go to Augsburg attacking and show that we can do it better,” Magath had said the striker ishak Belfodil from the squad from the squad and changed his team compared to the derby on the same five positions. So Routinier Prince Boateng was in the initial formation of the old lady.

But the Herthans began unsure, the FCA immediately tore the gameplay immediately. Alfred Finnbogason, who for the first time since the beginning of November was back in the starting eleven, had the first good opportunity (11th) after a flank of Arne Maier. It took until the 20th minute before Peter Pekarik, with a harmless degree, employed the Berliner offensively for the first time.

And the guests were subsequently a little more active, sat down again and again in the Augsburg half. The game became open, Gregoritsch put a strong free kick from 25 meters just a bit too high (35.).

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The Berliners, however, came out of the half-time break, increased the pressure and rewarded immediately: Marco Richter served Serdar, who is absorbed from a short distance to leadership (49.). The guests remained the more active team, Richter grooved from about 15 meters (55th).

The game remained open to the FCA ran in the episode. Hertha defended passionately and threw himself in every duel. Gregoritsch’s harmless free kick (66.) Lightened the final offensive of the home farmers, but the Hertha remained dangerous even without the replaced Boateng (69th), which Magath had referred to as “only leadership”. This coach the guests after their replacement from the sideline.