Hoffenheim were up 2-1 at home to Union Berlin in the Bundesliga. But, in the third period, Union clawed their way back into the game and equalised. The game finished 2-2.

Union Berlin started the match best and took the lead when Niko Giesselmann netted after 10 minutes, making it 1-0.

Hoffenheim equalised to 1-1 early in the match when Kevin Akpoguma made his mark as he scored, with an assist by Angelo Stiller, in the 14th minute.

The team took the lead after half an hour’s play as Jacob Bruun Larsen scored, with an assist by Andrej Kramaric.

Straight after the break, Taiwo Awoniyi found the net and equalised for Union Berlin, what brought the final score to 2-2.

Union Berlin’s Marvin Friedrich was sent off in the 90th minute.

The last meeting between the teams ended in a 1-1 draw, with Union Berlin at home in February 2021.

In the next games in the Bundesliga, Hoffenheim will play Borussia Dortmund (away) on 2021-08-27, Mainz (home) on 2021-09-11 and Arminia Bielefeld (away) on 2021-09-18. Union Berlin play Mönchengladbach (home) on 2021-08-29, Augsburg (home) on 2021-09-11 and Borussia Dortmund (away) on 2021-09-19.