Hamburg's historic first relegation sees fans throw flares on pitch to protest
13 May, 2018, 01:58 | Author: Malcolm Quinn
Hamburg have battled bravely against the drop in recent seasons - finishing 16th in both the 2013/14 and 2014/15 seasons only to survive by winning relegation play-offs against Greuther Fürth and Karlsruhe respectively - but a chronic lack of goalscoring talent saw them finally perish on Saturday afternoon despite a 2-1 win at home to Borussia Monchengladbach.
That feat defined the club and the fans took great pride in it. Violence broke out towards the end of the game, forcing the players off the pitch as police tried to control the situation.
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