After a goalless first half FC Köln seized control of the game against Bochum in the second. Ultimately Köln won Saturday’s home game in the Bundesliga 2-1.

It took a while to open the scoring. FC Köln took a 1–0 lead first with 8 minutes left to play through Louis Schaub scored, with an assist by Florian Kainz.

The 2-0 goal came in the 90th minute, when Tim Lemperle scored a goal for FC Köln, with an assist by Tomas Ostrak.

Bochum’s reduced the score to 2-1 came straight after when Simon Zoller scored, with an assist by Christopher Antwi-Adjej, in the 90th minute. Bochum were unable to score any more goals. The 2-1 goal was the last goal of the game.

The last outing between the teams ended in a 2-3 away win for Bochum in December 2018.

FC Köln are unbeaten at home, after one game.

FC Köln have scored 7 goals. At home ground they have scored 5 goal. They’ve conceded 5 goals in total.

Bochum have scored 3 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 1 goal. They’ve conceded 3 goals in total.

FC Köln have opened the score in 0 of their 2 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 0 percent when scoring the first goal. Bochum have scored 50 percent of their goals in the first 45 minutes, with an even (1–1) goal difference.

After this game in the Bundesliga, FC Köln will take on Freiburg (away) on 2021-09-11, Red Bull Leipzig (home) on 2021-09-18 and Eintracht Frankfurt (away) on 2021-09-25. Bochum play Hertha Berlin (home) on 2021-09-12, Bayern München (away) on 2021-09-18 and VfB Stuttgart (home) on 2021-09-26.