2016–17 2. Bundesliga - Wikipedia

2016–17 2. Bundesliga

The 2016–17 2. Bundesliga was the 43rd season of the 2. Bundesliga. It commenced on 5 August 2016 and ended on 21 May 2017. Fixtures for the 2016–17 season were announced on 29 June 2016.[2]

2. Bundesliga
Season2016–17
ChampionsVfB Stuttgart
PromotedVfB Stuttgart
Hannover 96
Relegated1860 Munich (to RL Bayern)
Würzburger Kickers
Karlsruher SC
Matches played306
Goals scored758 (2.48 per match)
Top goalscorerSimon Terodde
(25 goals)
Best goalkeeperPhilipp Tschauner
(16 clean sheets)
Biggest home winBielefeld 6−0 Braunschweig
Biggest away winKaiserslautern 0−4 Hannover
Aue 0−4 Stuttgart
Highest scoringBochum 5−4 Nürnberg
Longest winning run6 games[1]
Union Berlin
Longest unbeaten run11 games[1]
Hannover 96
Longest winless run16 games[1]
Würzburger Kickers
Longest losing run4 games[1]
Erzgebirge Aue
Greuther Fürth
Karlsruher SC
1860 Munich
1. FC Nürnberg
FC St. Pauli
Highest attendance60,000[1]
Stuttgart v St. Pauli
Lowest attendance4,721[1]
Sandhausen v Braunschweig
Average attendance21,732[1]

TeamsEdit

A total of 18 teams participate in the 2016–17 2. Bundesliga. These include 14 teams from the 2015–16 2. Bundesliga, together with two automatically relegated teams from the 2015–16 Bundesliga, and two automatically promoted teams from the 2015–16 3. Liga. The 16th-placed Bundesliga and third-placed team of the 2. Bundesliga and the 16th-placed 2. Bundesliga team and the third-place finisher in the 3. Liga participated in promotion-relegation playoffs.

On 16 April 2016, Dynamo Dresden won promotion from the 2015–16 3. Liga.[3] Aue followed on 7 May 2016.[4] On 8 May 2016, SC Paderborn was relegated to 2016–17 3. Liga. On 15 May 2016, FSV Frankfurt followed. 1. FC Nürnberg lost its playoff 2–1 on aggregate and remained in the league. Finally MSV Duisburg, 16th-placed team of the 2. Bundesliga lost to Würzburger Kickers, third of the 3. Liga, 4–1 on aggregate in a relegation playoff. Wurzburg returned to the second level after 38 years via their second consecutive promotion; Duisburg returned immediately to the third level.

Stadiums and locationsEdit

Team Location Stadium Capacity
1860 Munich Munich Allianz Arena 75,000
Arminia Bielefeld Bielefeld Schüco-Arena 27,300
VfL Bochum Bochum Vonovia-Ruhrstadion 29,299
Eintracht Braunschweig Braunschweig Eintracht-Stadion 23,325
Dynamo Dresden Dresden DDV-Stadion 32,066
Fortuna Düsseldorf Düsseldorf Esprit Arena 54,600
Erzgebirge Aue Aue Sparkassen-Erzgebirgsstadion 15,711
SpVgg Greuther Fürth Fürth Sportpark Ronhof 18,500
Hannover 96 Hanover HDI-Arena 49,200
1. FC Heidenheim Heidenheim Voith-Arena 15,000
1. FC Kaiserslautern Kaiserslautern Fritz-Walter-Stadion 49,780
Karlsruher SC Karlsruhe Wildparkstadion 29,699
1. FC Nürnberg Nuremberg Grundig-Stadion 50,000
SV Sandhausen Sandhausen Hardtwald 12,100
FC St. Pauli Hamburg Millerntor-Stadion 29,546
VfB Stuttgart Stuttgart Mercedes-Benz Arena 60,469
Union Berlin Berlin Alte Försterei 22,012
Würzburger Kickers Würzburg Flyeralarm Arena 14,500

Personnel and kitsEdit

Team Manager Captain Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor
1860 Munich   Vítor Pereira   Stefan Aigner Macron Die Bayerische
1. FC Nürnberg   Michael Köllner   Mišo Brečko Umbro Wolf-Möbel
Arminia Bielefeld   Jeff Saibene   Fabian Klos Saller Schüco
VfL Bochum   Gertjan Verbeek   Patrick Fabian Nike BOOSTER Energy Drink (H) / Netto (A)
Eintracht Braunschweig   Torsten Lieberknecht   Marcel Correia Nike SEAT
Dynamo Dresden   Uwe Neuhaus   Marco Hartmann Erima Feldschlößchen
Fortuna Düsseldorf   Friedhelm Funkel   Oliver Fink Puma o.tel.o
Erzgebirge Aue   Domenico Tedesco   Martin Männel Nike WätaS Wärmetauscher Sachsen
SpVgg Greuther Fürth   Janos Radoki   Marco Caligiuri Hummel Ergo Direkt Versicherungen
Hannover 96   André Breitenreiter   Manuel Schmiedebach Jako Heinz von Heiden
1. FC Heidenheim   Frank Schmidt   Marc Schnatterer Nike Hartmann Gruppe
1. FC Kaiserslautern   Norbert Meier   Daniel Halfar Uhlsport Top12.de
Karlsruher SC   Marc-Patrick Meister   Enrico Valentini Jako Klaiber Markisen
SV Sandhausen   Kenan Kocak   Stefan Kulovits Puma Verivox
FC St. Pauli   Ewald Lienen   Lasse Sobiech Under Armour Congstar
VfB Stuttgart   Hannes Wolf   Christian Gentner Puma Mercedes-Benz Bank
1. FC Union Berlin   Jens Keller   Felix Kroos Macron Layenberger[5]
Würzburger Kickers   Bernd Hollerbach   Sebastian Neumann Capelli Sports s.Oliver

Managerial changesEdit

Team Outgoing manager Manner of departure Date of vacancy Position in table Incoming manager Date of appointment
Karlsruher SC   Markus Kauczinski Resigned 30 June 2016 Preseason   Tomas Oral[6] 1 July 2016
Union Berlin   André Hofschneider End of interim   Jens Keller[7]
1860 Munich   Denis Bushuev[8] End of interim   Kosta Runjaić[9]
VfB Stuttgart   Jürgen Kramny[10] Demoted to U23 team   Jos Luhukay[11]
1. FC Kaiserslautern   Konrad Fünfstück[12] Sacked   Tayfun Korkut[13]
Arminia Bielefeld   Norbert Meier[14] Signed by SV Darmstadt 98   Rüdiger Rehm[15]
1. FC Nürnberg   René Weiler[16] Signed by R.S.C. Anderlecht   Alois Schwartz[16]
SV Sandhausen   Alois Schwartz[16] Signed by 1. FC Nürnberg   Kenan Kocak[17] 3 July 2016
VfB Stuttgart   Jos Luhukay[18] Resigned 20 September 2016 2nd   Hannes Wolf[19] 20 September 2016
Arminia Bielefeld   Rüdiger Rehm[20] Sacked 22 October 2016 18th   Jürgen Kramny[21] 15 November 2016
SpVgg Greuther Fürth   Stefan Ruthenbeck[22] Sacked 21 November 2016 13th   Janos Radoki[22] 21 November 2016
1860 Munich   Kosta Runjaić[23] Sacked 22 November 2016 14th   Vítor Pereira[24] 1 January 2017
Karlsruher SC   Tomas Oral[25] Sacked 4 December 2016 15th   Mirko Slomka[26] 3 January 2017
1. FC Kaiserslautern   Tayfun Korkut[27] Resigned 27 December 2016 13th   Norbert Meier[28] 4 January 2017
Erzgebirge Aue   Pavel Dochev[29] Resigned 28 February 2017 18th   Domenico Tedesco[30] 8 March 2017
1. FC Nürnberg   Alois Schwartz[31] Sacked 7 March 2017 11th   Michael Köllner[31] 7 March 2017
Arminia Bielefeld   Jürgen Kramny[32] Sacked 14 March 2017 18th   Jeff Saibene[33] 19 March 2017
Hannover 96   Daniel Stendel[34] Sacked 20 March 2017 4th   André Breitenreiter[34] 20 March 2017
Karlsruher SC   Mirko Slomka[35] Sacked 4 April 2017 18th   Marc-Patrick Meister[35] 4 April 2017

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 VfB Stuttgart (C, P) 34 21 6 7 63 37 +26 69 Promotion to Bundesliga
2 Hannover 96 (P) 34 19 10 5 51 32 +19 67
3 Eintracht Braunschweig 34 19 9 6 50 36 +14 66 Qualification to promotion play-offs
4 Union Berlin 34 18 6 10 51 39 +12 60
5 Dynamo Dresden 34 13 11 10 53 46 +7 50
6 1. FC Heidenheim 34 12 10 12 43 39 +4 46
7 FC St. Pauli 34 12 9 13 39 35 +4 45
8 SpVgg Greuther Fürth 34 12 9 13 33 40 −7 45
9 VfL Bochum 34 10 14 10 42 47 −5 44
10 SV Sandhausen 34 10 12 12 41 36 +5 42
11 Fortuna Düsseldorf 34 10 12 12 37 39 −2 42
12 1. FC Nürnberg 34 12 6 16 46 52 −6 42
13 1. FC Kaiserslautern 34 10 11 13 29 33 −4 41
14 Erzgebirge Aue 34 10 9 15 37 52 −15 39
15 Arminia Bielefeld 34 8 13 13 50 54 −4 37
16 1860 Munich[a] (R) 34 10 6 18 37 47 −10 36 Qualification to relegation play-offs
17 Würzburger Kickers (R) 34 7 13 14 32 41 −9 34 Relegation to 3. Liga
18 Karlsruher SC (R) 34 5 10 19 27 56 −29 25
Source: DFB
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ 1860 Munich, who lost in the relegation play-offs, were unable to obtain a license for the 2017–18 3. Liga. Therefore, 1860 Munich was relegated to the Regionalliga Bayern.[36][37]

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away AUE UNB DSC BOC EBS SGD F95 SGF H96 FCH FCK KSC M60 FCN SVS STP VFB FCW
Erzgebirge Aue 1–3 1–1 2–4 0–2 1–4 0–0 0–0 2–2 2–1 1–0 1–0 3–0 1–2 2–0 1–0 0–4 3–1
Union Berlin 0–1 3–1 2–1 2–0 2–2 0–1 1–1 2–1 0–1 3–1 4–0 2–0 1–0 2–1 2–0 1–1 2–0
Arminia Bielefeld 2–2 4–4 1–0 6–0 1–2 2–1 1–1 3–3 2–1 2–0 0–0 2–1 1–3 1–0 1–1 2–3 0–1
VfL Bochum 1–1 2–1 1–1 1–1 4–2 1–2 1–0 1–1 2–1 0–0 1–1 1–0 5–4 2–2 1–3 1–1 2–1
Eintracht Braunschweig 1–1 3–1 3–2 2–0 1–0 2–1 1–0 2–2 3–2 1–0 2–1 2–1 6–1 2–1 1–2 1–1 2–1
Dynamo Dresden 0–3 0–0 1–1 2–2 3–2 1–1 2–1 1–2 2–1 3–3 0–0 1–2 1–1 2–0 1–0 5–0 2–2
Fortuna Düsseldorf 1–0 2–2 4–0 3–0 1–2 0–3 1–1 2–2 0–0 1–1 1–1 0–1 0–2 0–3 1–3 1–0 1–1
Greuther Fürth 3–2 1–2 2–1 2–1 0–0 1–0 1–0 4–1 0–2 0–1 0–1 1–0 1–0 1–1 0–2 1–0 0–3
Hannover 96 2–0 2–0 2–2 2–1 1–0 0–2 1–0 3–1 3–2 1–0 1–0 1–0 1–0 0–0 2–0 1–0 3–1
1. FC Heidenheim 1–0 3–0 2–2 0–0 1–1 0–0 2–0 0–2 0–2 3–0 2–1 2–1 2–3 2–2 2–0 1–2 1–2
1. FC Kaiserslautern 0–0 1–0 0–0 3–0 0–1 3–0 0–0 2–0 0–4 1–1 0–0 1–0 1–0 3–0 1–2 0–1 1–0
Karlsruher SC 2–0 1–2 3–2 1–1 0–0 3–4 0–3 1–2 2–0 0–1 1–3 0–0 0–3 1–3 1–1 1–3 1–1
1860 Munich 6–2 1–2 1–0 1–2 0–1 1–0 1–3 2–1 0–2 1–1 1–1 2–1 2–0 1–1 1–2 1–1 2–1
1. FC Nürnberg 2–1 2–0 1–0 0–1 1–1 1–2 2–3 1–2 2–0 1–1 2–1 2–1 1–2 1–3 0–2 2–3 2–2
SV Sandhausen 2–0 0–1 1–3 0–0 0–1 2–0 2–2 1–1 1–1 0–0 2–0 4–0 3–2 0–1 3–0 1–2 0–0
FC St. Pauli 1–2 1–2 2–1 1–1 0–2 2–0 0–1 1–1 0–0 3–0 0–0 5–0 2–2 1–1 0–0 0–1 1–0
VfB Stuttgart 3–0 3–1 3–1 1–1 2–0 3–3 2–0 4–0 1–2 1–2 2–0 2–0 2–1 3–1 2–1 2–1 4–1
Würzburger Kickers 1–1 0–1 1–1 2–0 1–1 0–2 0–0 1–1 0–0 0–2 1–1 0–2 2–0 1–1 0–1 1–0 3–0
Source: DFB
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Promotion play-offsEdit

First legEdit

Second legEdit

VfL Wolfsburg won 2–0 on aggregate and both clubs therefore remained in their respective tiers for the 2017–18 season.


Relegation play-offsEdit

First legEdit

Jahn Regensburg1–11860 Munich
Lais   2' Report Neuhaus   78'
Attendance: 15,224

Second legEdit

1860 Munich0–2Jahn Regensburg
Report
Attendance: 62,200

Jahn Regensburg won 3–1 on aggregate and were promoted to the 2. Bundesliga.

StatisticsEdit

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals[38]
1   Simon Terodde VfB Stuttgart 25
2   Martin Harnik Hannover 96 17
3   Stefan Kutschke Dynamo Dresden 16
4   Aziz Bouhaddouz FC St. Pauli 15
5   Guido Burgstaller 1. FC Nürnberg 14
6   Fabian Klos Arminia Bielefeld 13
  Domi Kumbela Eintracht Braunschweig
8   Christoffer Nyman Eintracht Braunschweig 11
  Marc Schnatterer 1. FC Heidenheim
10   Serdar Dursun Greuther Fürth 10
  Akaki Gogia Dynamo Dresden
  Pascal Köpke Erzgebirge Aue

Clean sheetsEdit

Rank Player Club Clean sheets[39]
1   Philipp Tschauner Hannover 96 16
2   Julian Pollersbeck 1. FC Kaiserslautern 14
3   Kevin Müller 1. FC Heidenheim 13
4   Marco Knaller SV Sandhausen 12
5   Jasmin Fejzić Eintracht Braunschweig 11
  Michael Rensing Fortuna Düsseldorf
9   Mitchell Langerak VfB Stuttgart 9
  Martin Männel Erzgebirge Aue
  Marvin Schwäbe Dynamo Dresden
10   Philipp Heerwagen FC St. Pauli 8
  Balázs Megyeri Greuther Fürth
  Robert Wulnikowski Würzburger Kickers

Number of teams by stateEdit

Position State Number of teams Teams
1   Bavaria 4 Greuther Fürth, 1860 Munich, Nürnberg, and Würzburger Kickers
  Baden-Württemberg 4 Heidenheim, Karlsruher SC, SV Sandhausen and Stuttgart
3   North Rhine-Westphalia 3 Arminia Bielefeld, Bochum and Fortuna Düsseldorf
4   Lower Saxony 2 Eintracht Braunschweig and Hannover 96
  Saxony 2 Dynamo Dresden and Erzgebirge Aue
6   Berlin 1 Union Berlin
  Hamburg 1 FC St. Pauli
  Rhineland-Palatinate 1 Kaiserslautern

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