The season opener could not have started better for 1. FC Köln. Behind enemy lines with an onslaught of shots on Timo Horn’s goal, FC not only survived but came out of Stuttgart as the glorious victors with an impressive 3-1 win. The spearhead of the attack, Anthony Modeste, struck first, followed by a goal each from substitute strikers Simon Zoller and Yuya Osako. With the 3 points in the bag and a positive ride back to Cologne, FC are now preparing for their home opener against last season’s DFB-Pokal winners, VfL Wolfsburg. In the final match of the 2014/15 Bundesliga season, 1. FC Köln hosted VfL Wolfsburg and the match ended in a thrilling 2-2 draw.
The match on Saturday, August 22nd, will kick off at 15:30 at the RheinEnergieSTADION. Tickets are still available but fans that do not want to risk their chances on the matchday ticket booths can book their tickets online through our Ticket Shop. Don’t miss out on this chance to see the 1. FC Köln Bundesliga home opener!