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German Cup .. Bremen and Leipzig tied negatively and the match goes to overtime

 Werder Bremen and its guest Leipzig team tied without goals in the original time of the match between the two teams at the "Visser Stadion" in the framework of the semi-finals of the German Cup for the current season 2020-2021.

The two teams exchanged control and launched attacks during the events of the first half, although Leipzig was the most dangerous on the goal, and the most famous referee was a yellow card once in the first half. Werder Bremen in the 44th minute, after returning to video technology.

In the second half, Leipzig coach Julian Nagelsmann made an offensive substitution by involving Frenchman Christopher Nkunko instead of Heidara, who received a yellow card, to give the team the advantage in midfield, but without translating the chances into goals, to end the normal time in a draw.

The winner of today's match in the German Cup final match will meet the winner of the Borussia Dortmund match, and his guest Holstein Kiel, who is participating in the First Division, in the meeting scheduled for him tomorrow, Saturday.

Werder Bremen qualified for the semi-finals of the German Cup this season, after defeating his counterpart Jan Regensburg in the quarter-finals with a goal without a response, while Leipzig qualified for the same role, after defeating Wolfsburg with a double without response.

The two teams entered the meeting with the following formation

Werder Bremen

Goalkeepers: Pavlenka.

Defensive line: Augustinson - Velkovic - Gross - Egstein.

Midfield: Folkrug - Moisander - Mbom.

Offensive line: Sargent - Silky - Selassie.


Goalkeepers: Gallusi.

Defensive line: Urban - Obamecano - Konate - Angelino.

Midfield: Heidara - Mukele - Campbell.

Offensive line: Sorloth - Olmo - Sabitzer.

Werder Bremen's team has won the German Cup 6 times before, while the young Leipzig has not been able to win any titles in its history.

Leipzig, led by coach Julian Nagelsmann, is seeking to win the title before moving to Bayern Munich next season, after Hans Flick is close to coaching the German national team.

Bayern Munich won the title last season, but the Bavarian giants bid farewell to the competition this season, after losing to Holstein Kiel in the second league on penalties in the biggest surprises.


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