Svensson satisfied with the first week of pre-season training & the performance against FC Kiedrich
Exceeding the coach's expectations
Exceeding the coach's expectations
Svensson satisfied with the first week of pre-season training & the performance against FC Kiedrich
21 goals and an unforgettable afternoon
Svensson’s side started their pre-season in style in front of 1500 fans in Geisenheim
Our new home shirt now available to pre-order
A sustainable home shirt which displays the new logo of the main sponsor
Zentner: “A special occasion for everyone in the region”
Ahead of the first pre-season friendly on Saturday, Mainz’s number 1 speaks about the game against his hometown club and his goals for the coming weeks
Da Costa: “The weather is better than before”
The returning Danny da Costa is happy to be back in Mainz for several reasons, puts the team before competition and sees Mainz as his footballing and private home for the future, somewhere where he...
It’s about dynamics, hierarchy and getting a feel for the ball
The Zerofivers are in good spirits as their preparations for the new season got underway on Tuesday evening. There young talents have the opportunity to prove themselves, but further activity in the...
A summer test against Athletic Bilbao
Zerofivers to play 120-minute friendly against Basque side on July 23rd
A treat for the fans after the first training session
A good 350 fans attended the first training session and were treated to autographs and selfies afterwards
Tauer extends with Mainz
“I was born in Mainz, I have always supported Mainz, my father played here as a youngster and I will be celebrating my tenth anniversary with the club on 1st July 2022.” Tauer extends until 2025.
Svensson: "Our goals aren't easily defined"
15 years ago, Bo Svensson was unveiled as a player for the Zerofivers. In an interview, he looks back on his playing days under Jürgen Klopp and talks about his deep understanding of Mainz 05.
The start of training and our summer schedule
Zerofivers’ first training session of the season to take place at the Bruchwegstadion on Tuesday evening
Dimitri Lavalée moves to KV Mechelen
Defender joined Mainz in 2020 from Standard Liège
FSV start the 2022/23 Bundesliga season with an away game
Fastnacht game against in Leverkusen, closing out the season away in Dortmund
Barreiro scores, Widmer assists, Stach makes competitive debut
A round-up of our Zerofivers in international action
Mainz to open the 2022/23 season on a Sunday night
The Zerofivers will play their first competitive game of the new season on 31st July, as they face third-tier side Erzgebirge Aue in the DFB-Pokal.
Meier returns to Dresden
Jonathan Meier has left 1. FSV Mainz 05. The left-back has signed a deal with recently-relegated Dynamo Dresden.
Mainz to face Wormatia Worms
Friendly in Guntersblum against newly-promoted fourth division side
EURO qualification secured and Mainz players involved in the goals
Looking back and what’s ahead at Mainz’s players on international duty
Mainz to play 1. FC Kiedrich in Geisenheim
The opening preseason friendly has been arranged as part of the Zerofivers’ club partnerships campaign
Nebel to join Karlsruher SC on loan
Heidel: The right step to get the game time he needs
Five Zerofivers away on international duty
Five players will be representing their countries in the Nations League and U21 EURO qualifying
Kappa and Mainz 05 agree to end partnership early
JAKO to become new official kit supplier as of the 2023/24 season
Mainz to face Aue in DFB-Pokal
05ers will face recently relegated Aue in late July or early August
“We can’t be satisfied with their development”
Integration of young talents like Paul Nebel, Niklas Tauer and Merveille Papela have not gone to plan – Svensson and Heidel are aware of the reasons why; Jonny Burkardt and Leo Barreiro had similar...
From a picture-perfect slide tackle to saying goodbye to a club legend
05 memorable moments from the 2021/22 season
Skat-Turnier mit Blick auf den Rasen
05ER Classics verbringen geselligen Nachmittag in der MEWA ARENA
Malli: “I hope I still have a few years ahead of me”
For the first time in his career, Yunus Malli is a league champion. The former Zerofiver looks back on his celebrations with Trabzonspor, his time at FSV and what the future holds.
Planning for a season under difficult conditions
Nations League games and winter World Cup pose challenges – “I have no idea who thought that was a good idea”
Mainz sign Maxim Leitsch
The 24-year-old central defender "with enormous potential" has signed from VfL Bochum.
On the search for pace
Head coach Bo Svensson on new types of players and developing more tactical flexibility
Marcus Ingvartsen is staying until 2025
Attacker joins permanently from Union Berlin
Mainz take up option to buy Burgzorg
The 23-year-old, who joined on loan from Heracles Almelo in the winter, has moved on a permanent deal, signing a contract until 2025.
"We need lads that are desperate to play here"
The Mainz bosses spoke about 2021/22, squad planning and other topics after the season ended
Zerofivers to begin pre-season training on 21st June
First training session at Wolfgang-Frank-Campus
"This is a better send off than I could ever have imagined"
Reaction from Eintracht draw
FSV finish the season in the top half
A draw in the Rhein-Main derby gives Mainz their best league finish since 2016. An emotional MEWA ARENA applauded Brosinski in his last game.
Farewells, players changing sides and a potential milestone
Facts & stats ahead of the final Bundesliga match of the season against Eintracht Frankfurt at the MEWA ARENA
“It’ll be a really emotional match”
Brosinski is set to leave Mainz 05 after eight years at the club, but he says he’s going to go out with a smile on his face. He’s expecting this weekend to be very emotional, but is looking forward to...
The end of a season; the end of an era
Zerofivers look to end the season on a high note at home to Eintracht Frankfurt, bidding a fitting farewell to the fans and some true professionals
Kohr signs four-year contract
The midfielder has agreed a deal to stay with the club until 2026. “This club is close to my heart and I want to continue to wear the Mainz jersey.”
Widmer: “I fit in so well here”
The 29-year-old Swiss has more than exceeded expectations in his first season at Mainz. His style of play fits perfectly with the club’s philosophy and the Switzerland international feels “at home” in...
St. Juste joins Sporting CP
The central defender is leaving Mainz after three years at the club
New home kit with a message for peace
Mainz 05 and Kömmerling showing togetherness in the final match of the season
“Only one side had the right to win the game”
The board praised the Zerofivers for their performance in Berlin – Bell: “You could see after full-time just how important this win was for the team and the fans”
The long wait for an away win finally comes to an end
Mainz’s dramatic 2-1 win over Hertha was their first on the road since October 2021.
Going into the final away game with good memories
Facts, figures and dates ahead of our trip to the capital.
Same ambition, same objectives
The Zerofivers travel to Berlin’s Olympiastadion to face Hertha BSC on Saturday night. Our head coach has given several reasons as to why the importance of the upcoming fixture against the...
Barreiro: “It meant a lot to be able to share that experience with them”
Leandro Barreiro discusses his special goal against Bayern, the upcoming fixtures against Hertha and Frankfurt and his role within the team.
A wealth of experience for Merveille Papela
The homegrown Mainzer looks back on his busy weekend and reflects on all the experience he has gained this season.
The right response
Two home wins against Bayern in a row after a fantastic performance / Svensson: “Confirms what we’re all about at Mainz 05.”
Rieß extends his contract
The goalkeeper has signed a new contract with club after ten years at the Bruchweg.
An unforgettable afternoon for Mainz
Mainz beat Bundesliga champions 3-1 after a dominant performance.
Danny da Costa is returning to Mainz
The 28-year-old defender is returning to FSV on a free transfer from Eintracht Frankfurt for the start of the 2022/23 season.
Svensson: “You need to be at your best in all areas"
The Mainz boss believes there is a great sense of anticipation ahead of Saturday’s clash with the Bundesliga champions at a sold out MEWA ARENA.
Heller: “Those are memories which stay forever”
Looking back on FSV’s first home win against FC Bayern with former Zerofiver Florian Heller, who came through the academy in Munich
Rediscovering the positivity
Robin Zentner is optimistic about the future despite the heavy defeat to Wolfsburg.
Svensson: “It’s a question of perspective”
Ahead of Friday’s clash with Wolfsburg, boss Bo Svensson spoke to the media about the high expectations, the state of the squad and Wolfsburg’s game changer.
“Something special for Mainz 05”
The Zerofivers can look forward to their 17th season in the Bundesliga / Svensson looking to create an atmosphere where fans enjoy coming to watch
Goalless draw denies FSV tenth home win of the season
Mainz played out a goalless draw with VfB Stuttgart on Matchday 30, in a game in which chances were few and far between.
Strong at home against strong tacklers
Stats and facts before the home game against VfB Stuttgart
Svensson: "Our motivation has to come from ourselves"
Ahead of Saturday’s home game against a relegation-threatened VfB Stuttgart side, head coach Bo Svensson is hoping to see his side play in front of a sold-out crowd. “It’s another chance for us to...
Bell: “finish the season showing energy and power”
Veteran Zerofiver in an interview
Hack and Lee sidelined with injury
The centre-back and midfielder both suffered injuries during the 3-2 defeat to Köln
Despite taking a 2-0 lead, Mainz leave Köln empty handed
Mainz’s long wait for a third away win of the season continues after a 3-2 defeat against FC Köln.
Threat coming from the wings, fewer strikes at home and the aerial battle
Match stats and facts ahead of the upcoming away game vs. 1. FC Köln
“It will be a proper game of football”
2,000 Mainz fans are set to travel to Cologne this weekend, for what will be their team’s third away game in six days. Svensson has told his players to expect “one of the best atmospheres in the...
Risse: “I lived in a student flat at the time”
The 32-year-old remembers his time at Mainz 05 and speaks about his current club, the team which is closest to his heart and similarities between Köln and Mainz.
Mainz leave Augsburg empty handed
Despite a gutsy performance, Mainz fell to a 2-1 defeat in Augsburg, in game which featured a dubious penalty decision and two disallowed goals.
Svensson: "Learn to deal with it"
The Mainz head coach, who has Dominik Kohr available again, spoke ahead of the away game at FC Augsburg on Wednesday night
"Constructive process" at half time
Mainz head coach and players only firing on all cylinders following half-time team talk after going behind
“We knew that we had to come up with a response and we did just that.”
Reaction to Mainz’s draw against Gladbach
Mainz come away from Gladbach with a point
After trailing at half time, Mainz produced a fantastic second half performance to come away from Mönchengladbach with a point. Onisiwo’s equaliser was his fourth goal of the season.
In-form Foals against fast-starting Mainz
Facts and statistics ahead of the Zerofivers’ trip to Mönchengladbach
FSV get set for a busy week
Three away games in just seven days as the Zerofivers seek to improve their away record – Svensson: “…if you only have reason to celebrate three, four times in 12 games, then it’s just not enough.”
Heidel: “That was the starting point”
30 years ago, Christian Heidel stepped into the leadership ranks at Mainz 05. The sporting director spoke in an interview about his start at FSV and the current situation
Giving it everything for the full 90 minutes
The unwavering team player who is spurred on by the fans. Karim Onisiwo discusses the importance of Mainz taking their strong home form on the road.
Fifth Germany debutant in club history and two Zerofivers bag a brace
Stach makes his Germany debut / Burkardt and Bobzien both score twice
DFL confirm dates and times for Matchdays 31-34
The schedule for the games against Wolfsburg, Bayern Munich, Hertha BSC and Eintracht Frankfurt
Promoting ourselves on and off the pitch
The Zerofivers produced a home performance at the weekend that will live long in the memory. The gaffer’s feet, however, remain firmly on the ground and he believes that his team still has a long way...
Eight Zerofivers away on international duty, three on standby
A total of eight players will be away for the final international break of the season
Svensson: “The three points are obviously amazing, but...”
Excited by the excitement: Mainz head coach Bo Svensson praised the atmosphere at the MEWA ARENA and felt that it was a "proper Mainz 05 home match".
Three penalties in fourteen minutes see Mainz romp to a 4-0 victory
Mainz’s stellar performance included a Burkardt brace and three different scorers from the penalty spot.
Zentner extends contract
Mainz’s number 1 extends his deal ahead of the match against Bielefeld
A battle between two strong defences
Facts and stats before the home game against Bielefeld
Svensson: "It will be a fight“
25,000 fans are expected to be in attendance when Mainz welcome Arminia Bielefeld to the MEWA ARENA this Saturday. The Zerofivers will have to do without the suspended Anton Stach, who earned his...
Stach handed first senior Germany call-up
Anton Stach tells us about getting a phone call from Germany head coach Hansi Flick
Mainz talents Weiper and Schulz secure professional contracts
Heidel: “They both have every chance of breaking through” / Together since Mainz U8s
FSV miss out on deserved point
Witsel’s late goal gave BVB all three points in a tight game at the MEWA ARENA on Wednesday evening.
Rose returns and a potential new club record
Solidarity with Ukraine as well as match facts and stats ahead of our home match against Borussia Dortmund
Looking forward to the challenge against BVB
It’s unclear which players will be able to feature in Wednesday’s postponed fixture and the team will be decided at short notice. However, the fans and players alike will want to create a special...
Delano Burgzorg diagnosed with myocarditis
The Dutchman out for the foreseeable future
Postponed fixture against FC Augsburg rearranged
April will begin with a busy schedule for the Zerofivers
“We like a challenge here in Mainz!”
It was made certain on Sunday that the match against BVB would be played this week, but there is still uncertainty in terms of the squad: “Many players are doubtful”
Away game in Augsburg postponed
Heidel: “We’d all rather have played football on Saturday”
Mainz 05 apply for postponement of Augsburg fixture
Insufficient number of fit and eligible players available for the weekend
Home game against Borussia Dortmund postponed, rescheduled for March 16th
All tickets will remain valid
19 positive Corona cases, individual training
FSV are in contact with the local health authority and the DFL
DFL announces dates and times for matchdays 28 to 30
Timings for games against Gladbach, Köln and Stuttgart
Bell: “It will be a tough test“
FSV veteran speaks about the supposed weakness away from home and the upcoming home game against Borussia Dortmund
Jürgen Klopp: “I’ll do it”
Three words and the rest is history: 21 years ago today, Jürgen Klopp went from being a second-division player for 1. FSV Mainz 05 to the club’s head coach overnight
Mainz’s trip to Union ends in defeat
Mainz’s difficult run on the road continues – Burgzorg’s first league goal in vain
The battle of the table neighbours
The Zerofivers are making the trip to Köpenick to face a Union Berlin side that have lost all of their previous three matches and haven’t scored in that period. Mainz will be looking to avenge their...
Svensson: “It doesn’t lose any appeal”
Zerofivers’ head coach speaks to the media ahead of trip to Union Berlin – Strengths of the opposition and competition for places in the Mainz midfield
Ingvartsen: “I believe this is the right place for me”
Marcus Ingvartsen is back. After struggling with an adductor issue for several weeks, the attacker is fully fit once again and wants to be able to contribute to another FSV win this weekend against...
Svensson: “That’s not the reason I come to work”
A pleased Bo Svensson looked back at an emotional Friday evening on Tuesday, but also added that the Zerofivers’ current away form and the league standings won’t change his attitude in the slightest,...
Dahmen suffers ankle ligament injury
FSV expect the goalkeeper to be out of action for four to six weeks
A special evening
The Zerofivers enjoyed the first really memorable match of 2022, defeating Leverkusen whilst wearing their special carnival kits. The Mainz players made their coach proud with their performances and...
“A great mentality”
Sporting director Martin Schmidt and goalscorers Aarón and Marcus Ingvartsen speak about the dramatic 3-2 home win over Bayer 04 Leverkusen
Stunning comeback to defeat Leverkusen
A beautiful free-kick from Áarón and goals from super-subs Boëtius and Ingvartsen fired Mainz to a fifth home win on the bounce.
A colourful tradition
Important wins, goals from Ribéry and Gnabry and a six-goal loss – a look back at Mainz 05’s carnival games over the years
FSV ready to challenge Leverkusen
Zerofivers to open matchday 23 at home against Bayer 04 Leverkusen on Friday night – Svensson: “When we secured safety, we told ourselves that we would look forward to games like this.”
Barreiro: “It was incredibly demanding"
In the game in the midst of the Karneval celebrations against Bayer Leverkusen in 2019, the homegrown player from the Mainz academy made his Bundesliga debut. Three years later, again during Karneval...
Szalai joins Basel
Heidel: “We accepted his request after some short and intense discussions; we didn’t want to stand in his way”
Edimilson joins Young Boys on loan
25-year-old Swiss midfielder returns to his home country
A step in the right direction ahead of the next test
Following the draw against Freiburg, Mainz currently have the best defensive record in the league. Although only a side note for the manager, this record has not come by chance, as recent performances...
“We’re certainly the more frustrated side today”
Match reaction from Robin Zentner, Dominik Kohr, Alexander Hack and sporting director Martin Schmidt after the draw vs. SC Freiburg
FSV get a point in Freiburg
Hack scores as the Zerofivers miss out on a third away win of the season, but they secure a point on the road for the first time since October
Zentner could reach a milestone in Freiburg
The Zerofivers travel to set-piece specialists Freiburg this weekend – here are the match facts and stats ahead of the battle in Baden-Wurttemberg
“It’s about time”: Zerofivers want a big away result
FSV go into Saturday’s match at SC Freiburg with improved confidence and, excluding Jeremiah St. Juste, a full squad
St. Juste to undergo further shoulder operation
“I’ll do my best to get back on the pitch as soon as possible”
Kohr: "Enjoy every moment I get to spend on the pitch"
During a press conference, the midfielder spoke about his two-month injury lay-off, his comeback against TSG Hoffenheim and his plans for the future
An important win for the team’s state of mind
FSV remain a force at home: home win against TSG Hoffenheim gives Zerofivers a boost for the coming weeks. Svensson: “We need to play a lot better”
Lee: “Incredibly proud of my team”
Zerofivers react following the win over Hoffenheim
Lee opens the scoring, Niakhaté seals the win
Zerofivers extend their winning streak at home to four games without conceding – Lee nets after Onisiwo assist, Niakhaté ice-cold from the spot
Positive records and lots of running
Stats and facts ahead of our home fixture against TSG 1899 Hoffenheim
Heidel: “The coach is satisfied”
A new option arrives in January; two transfers already sorted for summer – the sporting director talks about FSV’s winter transfer window and the club’s strategy
Lots of options against high individual quality
Bo Svensson will have his entire squad available for selection against Hoffenheim. Ahead of the home game FSV’s head coach looked forward to the competition for places and new opportunities
Szalai: “It’s like a new lease of life”
The Mainz striker had to undergo an operation on his head just before Christmas but is now back in contention. Szalai speaks to us about who and what got him through such a difficult time and what his...
Burgzorg: “Mainz are a big club!”
Our newest signing held his first press conference since joining the Zerofivers and explained what areas he wants to improve in under Bo Svensson and spoke about his role model, Cristiano Ronaldo
Mateta transfer to Crystal Palace finalised
24-year-old striker had been out on loan at Premier League side since January 2021.
Barkok to join Mainz 05 this summer
Contract agreed until 2025. Schmidt: "He is a technically-gifted attacking midfielder, and his character and mentality make him a perfect fit for Mainz 05."
From Almelo to Mainz: Burgzorg is a Zerofiver!
23-year-old forward new at Bruchweg – Svensson: “Delano is a fast attacker who is strong in one-on-ones”
A common plan
Bo Svensson was full of praise after the friendly against Eintracht Frankfurt, but was also mindful of last week’s shortcomings: “It’s important that we have 18, 19, 20 players here that know how we...
Narrow defeat to Eintracht Frankfurt in friendly
Svensson: “Didn’t give away many opportunities and played according to plan as a team”
Bell: “Never forget where we were this time last year”
In an interview, the longest-serving defender in our squad currently spoke about the most recent game in Fürth, similarities between him and head coach Bo Svensson and the high expectations within the...
Zerofivers to play a friendly match against Eintracht Frankfurt
Follow the match from the Bruchwegstadion live on 05ER.tv’s free stream.
Onisiwo’s late goal not enough to rescue anything in Fürth
FSV beaten for a fifth time in a row on their travels
Three consecutive clean sheets at home: Zerofivers travel to a Fürth side in much-improved form
Facts and stats on the match against Greuther Fürth
Trust in the coaching staff and respect for the opposition
The Zerofivers will face a much-improved SpVgg Greuther Fürth side without head coach Bo Svensson in the dugout. He is suspended for the game on Saturday
Zerofivers knocked out of DFB-Pokal by Bochum
Onisiwo gives FSV a first-half lead – Quick-fire Pantovic double turns the game on its head
Red cards for celebrating and injury time penalties
Unforgettable Mainz moments in the DFB-Pokal Round of 16
Svensson: “The boys want even more now”
FSV face VfL Bochum in the DFB-Pokal round of 16 on Tuesday evening, hoping to reach the quarter-finals of the competition for the first time since 2018. The head coach will be leaving team selection...
A hard day’s work
Mainz 05 had to dig deep in the second half but came away 1-0 winners against VfL Bochum
Zentner & St. Juste sink Bochum
Goalkeeping heroics and a top finish from the defender on his surprise comeback make sure of the three points
Bundesliga’s best home defence meet long-range specialists
Stats and facts for Mainz vs. VfL Bochum: VfL have never won in the Bundesliga in Mainz. One Zerofiver could celebrate a milestone
Svensson: "We will stay true to ourselves"
After two defeats in their last two and despite some missing personnel, head coach Bo Svensson believes his Mainz team is in good shape going into their home game against VfL Bochum – “the desire as a...
Holtmann: "My celebration could definitely have been a bit more subdued!"
Ahead of the double-header against Bochum, the former Zerofiver talks special challenges, a reunion and scoring VfL’s first Bundesliga goal in eleven years in the reverse fixture
Lee: “I feel at home here”
The Mainz summer signing looks back at his first half season with FSV and which opposition players have impressed him the most
Anthony Caci joins Mainz 05
French defender joins on a free transfer from Strasbourg and signs for four years - "I'm very happy and proud to be joining"
Zerofivers beaten away at Leipzig
After an early sending-off and a penalty, Mainz battled hard until the end against RBL and scored to get back in the game, but were beaten comfortably in the end
Match facts ahead of #RBLM05
Zerofivers have won both their last two matches against RB Leipzig under Bo Svensson | Missing captain Niakhaté this weekend
Think creatively to bring our style of play out onto the pitch
Looking forward to kicking off the second half of the season, but open questions ahead of the match at RB Leipzig on Saturday.
Martin Schmidt extends contract
Sporting director of 1. FSV Mainz 05 will remain at the club beyond the end of the 2021/22 season
Tactical work the order of the day
Svensson: An intense refresh of tactics before the Leipzig game on Saturday
A new start, staying up and lots of magic moments
From starting to play the ‘Mainz’ way again, to the spectacular journey to survival, to the euphoric victory in the final home game of the year, we take a look back at some of the best moments of...
"A sign of what we're capable of"
Looking back at the 05ers' sensational win over RB Leipzig on matchday 1 of the current season
A small squad but a lot of trust
Heidel: Keep on the right path and put the club on solid ground
An incredible turnaround
The mood after 1. FSV Mainz 05’s final home game of 2021 against Hertha BSC couldn’t have been more different to the atmosphere at the club after 2020’s last home match against VfL Bochum
No spectators at Bundesliga games following new regulations
Situation to be closely reviewed again in the new year
"Expecting a different kind of performance"
Mainz reaction from Frankfurt: Mixed feelings after a brilliant year of football
Narrow defeat in the Rhein-Main derby
Icing on the cake of an outstanding year does not materialise - despite a 1-0 defeat in Frankfurt, Mainz will spend the winter break in the top half of the table
Zerofivers travel to face in-form Frankfurt side
1. FSV Mainz 05 will close out the year against one of the league’s most in-form sides / Stats and facts ahead of the Rhine-Main clash against Eintracht Frankfurt
Bo Svensson ahead of the Rhein-Main derby: "That would not be the Mainz way"
The Mainz head coach rules out any drop in energy for the final fixture of the year – Onisiwo a doubt, Ingvartsen ready
Timings for matchdays 22 to 27 confirmed
Four matches will be played at the traditional kick off time – Leverkusen fixture on Friday evening – BVB will visit the MEWA ARENA on a Sunday afternoon
De Blasis: “It was a perfect connection”
Pablo De Blasis scored 15 Bundesliga goals for FSV between 2014 and 2018, also making an impact in the Europa League and the DFB-Pokal. It was an unforgettable time for the Argentine, who will always...
Svensson: “The wing backs were key positions for us”
Mainz’s head coach was well satisfied after the dominant home win against Hertha BSC, already looking ahead to the Zerofivers’ final Bundesliga game of 2021 on Saturday
"Everyone just wanted to play football"
All the reaction from Mainz after a commanding home win over Hertha BSC
Dominant Zerofivers win big against Hertha BSC
Lee, Hack, Widmer and Boëtius all score in a fully-deserved win that never really looked in doubt – FSV’s final home game of the calendar year
Svensson: “We’re used to working hard for our points”
FSV up against Hertha BSC for the last home game of the year
Our style of play is sound, even against the best
Proud of the performance, but disappointed with the result and some individual scenarios: What the Zerofivers can take away from their narrow defeat against FC Bayern
“We were on the right track”
Reaction after a narrow defeat away at FC Bayern München
FSV suffer defeat at Bayern despite leading at half time
A good performance from Mainz, especially in the first half, is not enough to take points against the league leaders
Best attack meets second-best defence
A goalscorer on the hunt for his next record, some unsurprising head-to-head figures and Svensson in Dörner’s footsteps. Everything you need to know ahead of Mainz 05’s trip to FC Bayern.
Ready for the big test
Bo Svensson discussed the difficulties as well as the appeal of being able to play against “one of the top four teams in world football” ahead of the game against FC Bayern.