BREMENINTO DFB POKAL THIRD ROUND
German Bundesliga club Werder Bremen are through to the third round of the DfbPokal for this season after their second round win over second tier team Hannover 96. Hannover 96 are in the German Bundesliga II for this season and the difference in the quality showed during their cup game with Werder Bremen.
The first round win over Carl Zeiss Jena ensured that Werder Bremen setup a second round meeting with Hannover 96. Werder Bremen made light work of the tricky game at Hannover 96. Werder Bremen scored three unreplied goals to book their place in the third round of the DfbPokal. Josh Sargent was on target in the first round and he also found the back of the net in the second round victory over Hannover 96. The American footballer scored the second goal of the game after Czech Republic international defender Theodore Gebre Selassie scored the first goal of the game. The first two Werder Bremen goals were scored within three first half minutes of the DfbPokal game played on Wednesday night. Young German midfielder Jean-Manuel Mbom scored the third and final goal of the game in the second half. The emphatic victory was enough to see Werder Bremen into the third round at the expense of their hosts.