Fight for the Class: VfB, Bielefeld and Hertha under pressure – sports news on ice hockey, winter sports and more

Armenia Bielefeld is fighting a relegation battle in the German Bundesliga and can increase the pressure on Hertha Berlin and Stuttgart with wins in Bochum. Berliners have that in their own hands.

Somehow save what can be saved. In the battle against relegation from the Bundesliga, both Armenia Bielefeld and VfB Stuttgart are seizing the opportunity this weekend to at least end up in the relegation zone.

On the other hand, Hertha BSC can make the league perfect. The dates for the 33rd round relegation matches promise massive excitement.

“We will try everything, because this match can push us down,” Bielefeld captain Manuel Brettel said according to “Neue Westfälische” before the match on Friday (8:30 pm / DAZN) at VfL Bochum. “Everything is still possible. We can still save a season that did not go according to our expectations.” But that’s what the rivals want – Stuttgart should take a closer look on Friday night.

It’s in the hands of Herta

If the East Westphalians get three points, VfB will be 17th in the table over champions Bayern Munich on Sunday (5:30pm/DAZN). Line up Hertha doesn’t care about Bielefeld and Stuttgart’s victories if they beat FS at Mainz 05 on Saturday (6.30pm/Sky).

“What after a day in Munich We don’t care what happens in the preparation, said midfielder Vladimir Darida. “If we do our homework, we don’t have to do the math.” On the other hand, if the Berlin players only get one point, they have to. Shudder in front of the TV on Sunday and hope that Stuttgart does not fail however, it is also possible to stay in the league in case of defeat – if the Swabians lose to Bayern Munich and Bielefeld does not win in Bochum.

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VfB is four points behind Berlin. “What we have is relegation,” coach Pellegrino Matarazzo said. Average height with victories against Borussia Mönchengladbach and Augsburg (Both 3:2) gold. In April there was not a single victory. With that said, Chris Vohresh said the spirits are in order. The 24-year-old saved a point in the 1-1 draw with Wolfsburg. “We’re taking energy from a late equaliser, fully focused on the next task and putting everything into it,” he said.

In Munich, VfB meets the highly criticized team after the 3-1 defeat in Mainz. In addition, a number of professionals agreed to travel to Ibiza, which Hertha coach Felix Magath did not like. “I certainly wouldn’t allow something like that, something like that wouldn’t cross my mind,” said the old champion, who was coach of Munich. After the defeat in Mainz, will Bayern also do poorly against VfB – on the day the championship trophy was handed out? Very doubtful.

Here are the scenarios for Round 33:

subordinate Augsburg (35 points, 37:51 goals) saves himself in round 33…

  • With a winning point at RB Leipzig.
  • In the defeat to RB Leipzig if VfB Stuttgart does not beat Bayern Munich.

Hertha Berlin (33 points, 35:67 goals) saves himself in round 33…

  • Beating 1. FSV Mainz 05.
  • Draw with 1. FS in Mainz 05 if Stuttgart does not beat Bayern Munich.
  • Defeated by 1. FSV Mainz 05 if VfB Stuttgart loses to Bayern Munich and Arminia Bielefeld does not beat VfL Bochum.

subordinate VFP Stuttgart (29 points, 37:56 goals) Ensures at least a relegation position in round 33…

  • In a win over Bayern Munich if Armenia Bielefeld does not win at Bochum.

Armenia Bielefeld (27 points, 25:50 goals) He went down in round 33…

  • In the event of a draw or defeat against Bochum, if Stuttgart beat Bayern Munich.

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