The first half of Saturday’s game in the Bundesliga was a goalless affair but the third period saw the home side Köln get their things in order. And in the end, they beat Bochum 2-1.
It took a while to open the scoring. FC Köln took a 1–0 lead first with 8 minutes left to play through Louis Schaub scored, with an assist by Florian Kainz.
The 2-0 goal came in the 90th minute, when Tim Lemperle scored a goal for FC Köln, with an assist by Tomas Ostrak.
Bochum’s reduced the score to 2-1 came straight after when Simon Zoller scored, with an assist by Christopher Antwi-Adjej, in the 90th minute. Bochum were unable to score any more goals. The 2-1 goal was the last goal of the game.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 2-3 away win for Bochum in December 2018.
FC Köln are unbeaten at home, after one game.
FC Köln have scored 7 goals. At home ground they have scored 5 goal. They’ve conceded 5 goals in total.
Bochum have scored 3 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 1 goal. They’ve conceded 3 goals in total.
FC Köln have opened the score in 0 of their 2 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 0 percent when scoring the first goal. Bochum have scored 50 percent of their goals before the break, with an even (1–1) goal difference.
After this game in the Bundesliga, FC Köln will play Freiburg (away) on 2021-09-11, Red Bull Leipzig (home) on 2021-09-18 and Eintracht Frankfurt (away) on 2021-09-25. Bochum play Hertha Berlin (home) on 2021-09-12, Bayern München (away) on 2021-09-18 and VfB Stuttgart (home) on 2021-09-26.