The 1st FC Nuremberg has missed the jump to the rise ranks of the 2nd Bundesliga. At Karlsruher SC, the francs concentrated on Saturday despite a 1-0 lead a bitter 1: 4 (1: 1) defeat.

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The club now lost two games one after the other, with 33 points six points behind Darmstadt 98 on relegation rank three.

Philipp Hofmann (39./59.), Benjamin Goller (54.) and Marvin Wanitzek (90., Faulfeter after video proof) shot the hosts to victory, for the KSC it was the first for four games. Johannes Geis (29.) Had the Nuremberg, who had previously been 0: 5 against FC Ingolstadt on the Game Day, with a worth seeing free kick. With now 29 points, the Karlsruhe continues to be in the secured midfield of the league.

In the wildlife park, both teams lacked precision in the pasKSC game. Then the appearance of Geis: That overlooked KSC goalkeeper Marius Gersbeck from 30 meters with a free-kick of half-law. Gersbeck had counted with a flank. However, the hosts answered immediately.

First Marvin Wanitzek (34th) headed to the latte, then Hofmann dusted for compensation. Thereafter, KSC defender Christoph Kobald (41th) failed by head to Nuremberg’s goalkeeper Christian Mathenia.

After the break, the intensity remained high. Nuremberg could have been able to take the lead again, but Gersbeck parried a shot of Manuel Schäffler (49.) from a pointed angle.

And then the KSC turned on. Goller pushed a short distance after Hofmann’s header. Four minutes later Drosch Hofmann the ball from left position in the penalty area in the net. Schäffler (77.) later awarded the connection as he headed free.