Farewell Zier, Buchti and Finn Ole! You’ll never walk alone!
Finn Ole Becker, who joined the club in 2011, Christopher Buchtmann (2012) and Philipp Ziereis (2013) graced the Millerntor turf for the last time in the 2-0 home win over Fortuna Düsseldorf. The trio were given a send-off in the ground immediately after the final whistle, but the club would now like to formally bid farewell to Becker, Buchtmann and Ziereis and thank them for a total of 30 years of service in the brown-and-white colours!
BOYS IN BROWN SIGN OFF WITH EMOTIONAL WIN OVER DÜSSELDORF
FC St. Pauli secured a 2-0 win over Fortuna Düsseldorf on Sunday to end the 2021/22 season with another three-point haul on home soil. The Boys in Brown dominated the proceedings but were unable to take their chances in the first half, but goals from Marcel Hartel and Adam Dźwigała after the break gave then a deserved victory.
SCHULTZ. "I'D LIKE TO THANK THE FANS FOR SHOWING A VERY FINE TOUCH"
After the 2-0 defeat of Fortuna Düsseldorf, the Boys in Brown looked back with satisfaction at the preceding 90 minutes and a successful end to the campaign. They also had a few words for the players who are leaving the club. The post-match reaction...
Boys in Brown out to sign off with a win against Düsseldorf
A season with plenty of ups and also a few downs comes to an end on Sunday when the Boys in Brown host Fortuna Düsseldorf at the Millerntor. Unfortunately, the 3-2 defeat at Schalke means there is nothing left to play for, but the Schultz XI are still determined to sign off from the fans with a win on the final day.
Seven farewells after Düsseldorf game
The end of another season is approaching and once again the time has come to bid farewell to various players and coaching staff. In Philipp Ziereis, Christopher Buchtmann, Finn Ole Becker, Rico Benatelli, James Lawrence and Sebastian Ohlsson, plus goalkeeper coach, there will be official send-offs for seven Boys in Brown after the final game of the campaign against Fortuna Düsseldorf on Sunday.
SCHULTZ: "THE SEASON ISN'T OVER YET"
At the official news conference ahead of Sunday's visit of Fortuna Düsseldorf, head coach Timo Schultz spoke not only about our final opponents of the season, but also about his view on bidding farewell to players and the importance of ending the campaign well.
SCHULTZ: "WE'RE OBVIOUSLY DISAPPOINTED"
The disillusionment in the St. Pauli camp was huge after the 3-2 defeat at Schalke. While the home side were left celebrating promotion to the Bundesliga, the Boys in Brown set off for home empty-handed. The post-match reaction...
MATANOVIĆ BRACE NOT ENOUGH AS SCHULTZ XI GO DOWN 3-2 AT SCHALKE
FC St. Pauli were beaten 3-2 at FC Schalke 04 on the penultimate day of the season despite a performance full of passion. The Boys in Brown took an early two-goal lead thanks to an Igor Matanović brace but goals from Simon Terodde (2) and Rodrigo Zalazar after the break turned it round to secure promotion back to the Bundesliga for the Royal Blues.
Decimated Boys in Brown out to spoil Schalke party
It's the penultimate day of the Bundesliga 2 season, and while the relegation scrap has been resolved, the promotion race is still wide open. FC Schalke 04 have the best cards, and a win over the fifth-placed Boys in Brown could see them go up. Yet despite being adversely impacted by the recent Covid outbreak in the squad, Timo Schultz's side go to Gelsenkirchen determined to ruin the party at a packed Veltins Arena on Saturday evening (20.30 CET).
Schultz: "I'm sure we'll throw everything at it"
The Boys in Brown go to FC Schalke 04 on Saturday evening (20.30 CET) with just two games left to go in the end-of-season run-in. On Thursday lunchtime head coach Timo Schultz looked ahead to the summit meeting with the league leaders in conversation with the media.