RB Leipzig squeeze past Nuremberg
2 March 2019 20:37 GMT
Nuremberg should have broken the deadlock when they were awarded a penalty on 11 minutes, but Hanno Behrens hit the crossbar from the spot.
Lukas Klostermann scored in the 41st minute to give Ralf Rangnick side a 1-0 win over bottom club Nuremberg Leipzig third past champions league rival Borussia Mönchengladbach.
Ralf“It was the expected exhausting game that was little fun. For this, the playing style of the Nuremberg was too unconstrued for this. But we knew that before and weren’t surprised. ”
“It was all the more important to pay attention to the little things and to get them right. That’s what we did. That is why it is not undeserved that we take 3 points with us here.”
Yussuf: “It was an uphill battle today. We might not have won games like that in the old days. It’s good that we have players who are goal-dangerous at standards. In the end, we go home with 3 points – that’s important.