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Thursday, 06.03.2014 | Professionals SV Sandhausen - A Brief Portrait
Sandhausen and Kaiserslautern have clashed three times since their first meeting in October 2012, with the Red Devils being unbeaten on home turf. However, the head-to-head record between the two sides is evenly balanced with one win apiece and one draw.
Thursday, 06.03.2014 | Professionals, Juniors International Roundup
With the World Cup in Brazil just a few months away, several FCK players put on national colors on March 5, 2014 in the last set of international friendlies before the 2014 World Cup kicks off in June.
Saturday, 01.03.2014 | Professionals Müller and Heintz Receive Germany U-20 Call-Ups
The Germany Under-20 national team will face Switzerland in Pirmasens on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, and also FCK players Marius Müller and Dominique Heintz have been called up for the game.
Saturday, 01.03.2014 | Professionals DFB Cup Tie vs FC Bayern Finalized for April 16
The DFB German Soccer Association DFB has released the exact fixture schedule for the round of the last four of this season’s DFB Cup (German Cup), handing the Red Devils a semi-final clash with German record champions FC Bayern Munich at prime time (8:30 p.m. CET) on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. One day earlier, on April 15, Borussia Dortmund hosts VfL Wolfsburg at the Signal Iduna Park, with the match kicking off at the same time.
Friday, 28.02.2014 | Professionals, Match report Red Devils Suffer Disappointing Defeat at Cottbus
The Red Devils suffered their third consecutive loss as they fell to a 1-0 defeat away to FC Energie Cottbus on Matchday 23, February 28, 2014. Sven Michel netted the decisive goal with barely three minutes on the clock, and despite holding an 80-percent possession advantage, Runjaic’s men failed to pull one back as the hosts managed to cling to their narrow lead until the final whistle
Thursday, 27.02.2014 | Professionals, Match preview Red Devils Eager to Change Tack
The Red Devils have little time to rue missed chances in their home defeat to VfR Aalen as Matchday 23 sees them travel to Lusatia to face FC Energie Cottbus. Runjaic and his men are eager to bounce back from Sunday’s disappointing loss when they cross swords with bottom-dwelling Cottbus on Friday, February 28, 2014 (kick-off time 6:30 p.m. CET).
Thursday, 27.02.2014 | Professionals Red Devils on National Team Duty
Several FCK players have received call-ups from their respective national teams for upcoming international friendlies. Enis Alushi and Albert Bunjaku have been invited to play in Kosovo’s first ever international match against Haiti. Elsewhere, Konstantinos Fortounis and the Greek national team will face South Korea in a friendly while Alexander Ring will represent Finland in a friendly game against Hungary. Ruben Jenssen will be looking to earn his 30th cap for Norway in the Scandinavian outfit’s friendly match against the Czech Republic, and Mo Idrissou's Cameroonian squad will face Portugal in a friendly in Leira. Elsewhere, Kevin Stöger and the Austria Under-21 national team will cross swords with Albania in a European Under-21 qualifying match. Moreover, FCK Under-23 striker Rufat Dadashov has been called up to Azerbaijan’s senior squad for the friendly against the Philippines. The friendly games take place on Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
Sunday, 23.02.2014 | Professionals, Match report Red Devils Rue Missed Chances in 2-1 Loss to Aalen
The Red Devils’ promotion ambitions were dealt a blow as Runjaic’s men suffered a 2-1 home defeat against VfR Aalen on Matchday 22. The home side dominated possession for almost the entire 90 minutes, but Hübner put the visitors in front against the run of play on 24 minutes. Things got worse for the Red Devils when Pohjanpalo doubled Aalen’s lead in the second period. Despite battling fiercely, Runjaic’s men could not turn the match around as Matmour’s 68-minute goal was not enough to earn the Red Devils at least one point.
Saturday, 22.02.2014 | Professionals, Match preview Red Devils Keen to Return to Winning Ways against Aalen
The trip to the Ore Mountains didn’t turn out the way Runjaic and hid men expected it to. A few days after booking their place in the semi-final of this season’s DFB Cup with a stunning 1-0 win over Leverkusen, the Red Devils suffered a disappointing 1-0 defeat at the hands of Erzgebirge Aue and missed out on the chance to go second. Anyway, Runjaic and his men are eager to return to winning ways when they host VfR Aalen at the Fritz Walter Stadium on Matchday 22, February 23, 2014 (kick-off time 1:30 p.m. CET).
Saturday, 22.02.2014 | Professionals Eager to Carry Leverkusen Momentum into the League
The Red Devils got 2014 off to a flying start with a vital win over promotion rivals Greuther Fürth and a superb DFB Cup quarter-final victory away to top-flight outfit Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Buoyed by their strong start, Runjaic’s men traveled to Aue keen to build on their winning momentum but were caught on the wrong foot when Jakub Sylvestr netted the decisive goal on the counter-attack early in the game