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Costly defeat for Leipzig against Köln

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RB Leipzig in the battle for Champions League places a costly defeat suffered in the German league. The number two of last season went in their own house 2-1 down against 1. FC Köln.

Leonardo Bittencourt makes the winning on behalf of 1. FC Köln.

Leipzig remains as a result, with 38 points sixth. Borussia Dortmund and Schalke 04 are second and third with forty points. Front-runner Bayern Munich has sixty points.

The home team came after a five-minute lead through Jean-Kévin Augustin. The Frenchman scored from the rebound. Halfway through the second half pulled Vincent Koziello the orientation is the same. Substitute player Leonardo Bittencourt gave the visitors from Cologne ten minutes before time with a well placed shot to the fourth victory of the season.

Köln, that was only on 16 december for the first time managed to win this season, is still last. The team of coach Stefan Ruthenbeck is in points, however, at the same height and come with Hamburger SV. Both clubs have 17 points.

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