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Wolfsburg travel to Augsburg and secure victory

Technical card:
Augsburg: Koen Casteels, Kevin Mbabu, John Brooks, Maxence Lacroix, Paulo Otavio, Ridle Baku, Maximilian Arnold, Yannick Gerhardt, Xaver Schlager, Renato Steffen and Wout Weghorst
Wolfsburg: Rafal Gikiewicz, Robert Gumny, Felix Ohis Uduokhai, Jeffrey Gouweleeuw, Mads Pedersen, Andre Hahn, Tobias Strobl, Laszlo Benes, Carlos Gruezo, Daniel Caligiuri and Florian Niederlechner
Stadium: The WWK Arena
Goals: Wout Weghorst (0-1, min. 38) and Ridle Baku (0-2, min. 59)

Wolfsburg strolled past Augsburg with a 2-0 win on Saturday at The WWK Arena. Augsburg were looking to get back winning ways, following a previous defeat to Borussia Dortmund. Wolfsburg were coming from consecutive wins against SC Freiburg and Bayer Leverkusen. As the table looks today, Augsburg are in 13th place on the table and has 22 points while Wolfsburg sit in 3rd with 38 points after 20 matches.

Wolfsburg started the first half well, beginning with Wout Weghorst opening the scoring in the 38th minute. The score at half time was 1-0.

Wolfsburg continued to apply pressure the second half and were rewarded, thanks to a goal from Ridle Baku in the 59th minute, sealing a resounding 2-0 victory for the away side.

For Augsburg, Marco Richter, Fredrik Jensen, Reece Oxford, Tim Civeja and Ruben Vargas came on for Xaver Schlager, Yannick Gerhardt, Renato Steffen, Ridle Baku and Wout Weghorst, while Wolfsburg brought on Josuha Guilavogui, Maximilian Philipp, Josip Brekalo, Joao Victor and Bartosz Bialek to replace Xaver Schlager, Yannick Gerhardt, Renato Steffen, Ridle Baku and Wout Weghorst.

The referee booked Laszlo Benes and Robert Gumny for Augsburg.

Augsburg will next travel to RB Leipzig, while Wolfsburg will face Borussia Mönchengladbach at home.

*The credit for all of photos in this article belongs to AP*

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