Nkunku’s beautiful chip-shot goal puts Leipzig in the driver’s seat vs. Köln
Minutes before halftime, Christopher Nkunku finessed a short chip shot goal into the back of the net to give RB Leipzig a 2-1 lead over FC Köln. It was just Nkunku’s second goal of the season and came at a very opportune time.
Leipzig finds first-half equalizer vs. Köln off the head of Patrik Schick
A 20th-minute header from Patrik Schick tied up the match between RB Leipzig and FC Köln. Leipzig would move into third place in the Bundesliga table with a win.
Köln takes early 1-0 lead over Leipzig behind Jhon Córdoba’s strike off rebound
In just the 7th minute, FC Köln took a surprising lead over top-of-the-table RB Leipzig behind a vicious strike from Jhon Córdoba who found the top left corner of the net off a rebound chance.
FC Köln scores two late goals securing a draw vs. Fortuna Düsseldorf, 2-2
Anthony Modeste netted the first goal of the match for FC Köln in the 88th minute, which was quickly followed by a brilliant header score by Jhon Córdoba in added time to stun Fortuna Düsseldorf with a 2-2 match draw. Kenan Karaman and Erik Thommy each scored for Düsseldorf, but were left with their second straight draw in a mostly dominant performance.
How I became a new Bundesliga fan and best friends with FC Köln
Before last Saturday, our Charlotte Wilder knew the Bundesliga was a German soccer league, but she didn't know how to spell it. Now, she's an FC Köln diehard.