The TSG Hoffenheim has played for the sixth Time in a row in the Bundesliga, a draw. The 1:1 (1:1) against Mainz 05, the team of coach Julian nail man playful already for the sixth Time this season with a 1:0 lead. For the Kerem Demirbay had been (11. Minute). Only five minutes later, Jean-Philippe Mateta compensated for Mainz (16.).

In the first half, both teams came to many great opportunities. After only eleven minutes lobbed home Stefan Posch hope the Ball over two Mainz defenders to Steven Zuber. The flat bills took Demirbay technically strong, turned to Jean-Philippe Gbamin and shot the Ball down the right into the goal.

Just four minutes later were saved by the home captain, Kevin Vogt hope. A pass from the left side he left to the front of the bounce, where Posch was not able to clear the Ball. Mainz striker Mateta took the Ball right and shot him powerfully under the crossbar.

opportunities minute-by-minute

After almost a half hour making from 25 yards failed with a shot in the crossbar (28.). Only two minutes later, Danny Latza scored a margin to the external network, after Oliver Baumann had held a Header from Robin Quaison (30.). Again, only a few minutes later, Demirbay dribbled through the Mainz defence. His shot is already past goalkeeper talents, but could be clarified just by Daniel Brosinski on the line (33.).

In the second half both teams managed to better the opponents, the goal being saved. Accordingly, a few goal scenes there were. Only Hoffenheim was in the middle of the second 45 minutes. Ishak Belfodil failed from a tight angle but the post (70.). In the second Minute of stoppage time Vincenzo Grifo scored almost the winning goal, the attempt, however, went to the post.

Hoffenheim hibernates through the draw at the seventh place of the table. Mainz 05 slips from rank eleven to twelve, but now seven points ahead of the relegation place.

TSG Hoffenheim – Mainz 05 1:1 (1:1)
1:0 Demirbay (11.)
1:1 Mateta (16.)
Hoffenheim Baumann – Posch, Vogt, Huebner Brenet, making, Grillitsch, Demirbay, Schulz – Grifo, Belfodil
Mainz: quintal – Brosinski, Bell, Niakhaté, Aaron – Gbamin, customer, Latza – Boëtius – Mateta, Quaison
audience: 28.000
referee: Stegemann
Yellow cards: making / –


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