Köln survive Augsburg’s comeback attempt, earn second straight victory

With their second win in three days, Friedhelm Funkel’s 1. FC Köln pushed up to the relegation playoff place ahead of the rest of the 2020/21 German Bundesliga’s 31st round of action. 

The Geißböcke of Germany’s cathedral city survived a late scare at the WWK Arena in West Bavaria on Friday night to top Augsburg 3-2 and earn three more crucial points in their fight to remain in Germany’s top footballing flight.