Augsburg ended Bayern Munich's winning start to the Bundesliga on Tuesday by scoring a late equaliser for a 1-1 draw, subduing an atmosphere that was already flat due to fan protests.
Fans across the Bundesliga had agreed to stay silent in an "atmosphere boycott" for the first 20 minutes to protest inconvenient kick-off times and the general treatment of supporters after a breakdown in dialogue with the German football federation (DFB) and German football league (DFL).
On the field, Bayern struggled...
Borussia Dortmund have signed Augsburg goalkeeper Marwin Hitz on a three-year deal, the club announced on Saturday.
The 30-year-old joins Dortmund on a free transfer and will replace Roman Weidenfeller, who retired after this past season following 16 years with the club.
Hitz has played in 154 Bundesliga games for Wolfsburg and Augsburg since joining the league from St. Gallen's under-21 side in 2008 and has featured in 12 Europa League games.
"After five valuable years on a sporting and human...
Wolfsburg missed the chance to move further clear of relegation trouble as they were held at home by Augsburg in a game that ended 10-a-side.
A 0-0 draw extended the hosts' unbeaten Bundesliga run to three games, but they sit just three points above third-bottom Mainz after failing to take advantage of Jan Moravek's dismissal early in the second half.
Felix Uduokhai was then sent off with four minutes left after the Wolves had missed a host of chances to take all three points.
A low-key encounter came...
Bayern Munich secured a sixth straight Bundesliga title after coming from behind to win 4-1 at Bavarian neighbours Augsburg on Saturday.
After thrashing Borussia Dortmund 6-0 last weekend, the champagne was on ice -- and Bayern recovered from conceding an early bizarre own goal to wrap up the championship in style at the WWK Arena.
Augsburg had taken a shock lead on 18 minutes when Sergio Cordova's shot was saved by Sven Ulreich but bounced up into the face of Niklas Sule and rolled into the empty...