Valentin Stocker probably imagined it differently in his 400th game for FC Basel. Red-blue is subject to St. Gallen and conceded the first league bankruptcy.
the essentials in brief
- FC St. Gallen wins away at FC Basel 1-0.
- Red-blue has to accept the first league defeat.
- FCB jubilee Valentin Stocker will be honored before the game.
Fourth competitive game in a row without a win for FC Basel! The team of coach Patrick Rahmen is defeated by FC St. Gallen 0: 1 at home and cannot extend the lead over Master YB. With a win in Geneva, the FCZ moves up to one point on the Bebbi.
Before the game, Rotblau already has reason to celebrate. Valentin Stocker is playing his 400th competitive game for FCB and is captain of his team against FCSG.
The fans in the Joggeli are entertained with attractive offensive football right from the start. In the tenth minute, Pajtim Kasami has two great chances to take the lead. Lawrence Ati Zigi in the Espen goal reacts superbly and prevents the 0: 1.
Duah hits, cheers cease
The guests also come a little later to top-class opportunities. But lie Youan can’t get the ball into the goal from close range in the 20th minute. A little later, FCB defender Nasser Djiga scratches a duah shot off the line.
After a good half an hour, the ball is in the net for the first time. The cheers at the FCSG are short-lived. Because the hit by Kwadwo Duah IS rightly denied because of an offside.
FC Basel after the national team break equal European
In the second round too, the spectators will be offered great entertainment. Both teams have good chances, but die – as in the first round – are all left out.
In the second 45 minutes, it is mainly the leader who pushes the winning goal. Millar, Cabral, Kasami and Males can not push the ball over the line. And then Youan hits in the 88th minute after a corner kick against the course of the game to make it 1-0 for the guests!
Although Basel is still pressing on the equalization, it will not like it. This means that the frame team has to leave the field as a loser in the Super League for the first time this season.
The two teams are now on the national team break. Because the top game of FCB against YB is postponed for a curious reason, Rotblau starts with the Conference League game against Almaty. The FCSG will host Lausanne-Sport in Kybunpark in two weeks’ time at 2.15 p.m.
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