A season in review: Sebastiaan Bornauw
Sebastiaan Bornauw has been an instant hit with FC fans thanks to his tough tackling and goalscoring ability. Here are his highlights from his first campaign in Köln.
FC loan out Niklas Hauptmann
1. FC Köln have loaned out Niklas Hauptmann. The 24-year-old will play for Holstein Kiel in the upcoming season.
FC Frauen relegated on goal difference despite win
1. FC Köln Frauen have been relegated to 2. Bundesliga on goal difference despite a 1:0 win over SC Sand on the final day. Amber Barrett got the goal but a win for Duisburg in Jena sealed FC’s fate.
New contract for Horst Heldt
1. FC Köln have extended Horst Heldt’s contract by a further two years until 30th June 2023.
Defeat in Bremen
1. FC Köln fell to a 6:1 defeat to Werder Bremen on Saturday afternoon at the Weserstadion. Dominick Drexler scored the only goal of the game for FC.
Preview ahead of the trip to Bremen
The final day in a long campaign has come around. 316 days after FC took to the pitch against VfL Wolfsburg to start the club’s 48th Bundesliga season, it will come to a close against Werder Bremen. It is far from over, however, with plenty on the line for both sides.
The Number Crunch: Away to Bremen
The final game of the season is upon us. Two teams with contrasting records at set-pieces go head-to-head as Werder Bremen and 1. FC Köln do battle in the Weserstadion. Here are 10 statistics to get you in the mood for the game.
Czichos: “It’s a lot of pressure off our shoulders”
The FC players are currently preparing for the final Bundesliga game of the season against Werder Bremen. Simon Terodde returned to team training on Wednesday morning after his knee injury, while Jhon Cordoba completed a planned individual session. Thomas Kessler missed out with the cold. After the session, Rafael Czichos spoke about the relief of survival and the goal in the Bremen game.
Dieter Müller: With modesty and joy
Dieter Müller belongs to the best German footballers of all time. With 1. FC Köln, he celebrated huge successes and created records to last a lifetime. Despite that, he still suffered many setbacks. In his new biography, he looks back and describes “What destiny took from me, and what football gave me”.