MSV Duisburg suffered another setback in the struggle to stay in the 3rd division.
The team of coach Pawel Dotschew only came to a 1: 1 (0: 1) at Halleschen FC and is now five points ahead of the relegation ranks. Followers 1. FC Kaiserslautern, currently in 17th place, have played one game less and could move closer.
On Tuesday evening Aziz Bouhaddouz (52nd) scored to equalize for MSV, who had to survive the final phase after a yellow-red card against Wilson Kamavuaka (81st). Halle had initially taken the lead through Jan Scherbakowski (33rd).
The team from Saxony-Anhalt, which recently conceded two clear defeats against 1860 Munich (0: 4) and SpVgg Unterhaching (0: 3), is in the secured midfield with no chance of promotion and with a cushion on the danger zone.