Konstantinos Stafylidis (Augsburg) is booked after bringing down an opponent. Harm Osmers had an easy-decision to make.
Substitution. Alassane Plea leaves the pitch and is replaced by Denis Zakaria (B. Monchengladbach).
Lars Stindl (B. Monchengladbach) is adjudged offside.
Manuel Baum has decided to make a change. Michael Gregoritsch (Augsburg) replaces Daniel Baier.
Goal! Oscar Wendt (B. Monchengladbach) pounced on a loose ball inside the box and beats the goalkeeper with a low shot into the middle of the net. He makes it 1:0.
Dieter Hecking has decided to introduce fresh legs, with Patrick Herrmann (B. Monchengladbach) replacing Ibrahima Traore.
The referee stops play so that a substitution can be made and Alfred Finnbogason trots off the pitch and is replaced by Sergio Cordova (Augsburg).
A decent cross gives Lars Stindl (B. Monchengladbach) a chance to score, but he sends his header inches over the bar from close range.
Flag up against Lars Stindl (B. Monchengladbach). He had space to move into behind the defence, but he went too soon.
Manuel Baum prepares a substitution. Philipp Max is replaced by Georg Teigl (Augsburg).
Alfred Finnbogason (Augsburg) commits a rough challenge and Harm Osmers blows his whistle for an infringement.
The referee signals that it is time for a substitution and Mickael Cuisance (B. Monchengladbach) is coming onto the pitch as Florian Neuhaus cannot continue after picking up an injury.
The resulting set piece from B. Monchengladbach is comfortably intercepted by one of the defending players.
A yellow card is awarded to Andre Hahn (Augsburg).
Yann Sommer (B. Monchengladbach) receives a yellow card.
B. Monchengladbach didn't take advantage of the corner and score as the opposition's defence was alert and averted the threat.
The game is interrupted as Alfred Finnbogason (Augsburg) is flagged offside.
The second half gets underway.
The referee blows his whistle for half-time, bringing to a close the first 45 minutes of the match.
Jonas Hofmann (B. Monchengladbach) fails to beat the goalkeeper from the penalty spot with a shot into the bottom left corner. Gregor Kobel anticipates his intention perfectly, though, and leaps to stop his effort.
Jonas Hofmann (B. Monchengladbach) is heading towards the penalty spot to take it.
Jan Moravek (Augsburg) trips an opponent with a slide tackle. Harm Osmers stops the game and he could give him a card, but eventually decides on just a warning. The crowd is going crazy! The referee makes a call and gives the penalty to B. Monchengladbach.
The referee blows his whistle as Tobias Strobl (B. Monchengladbach) was too aggressive in his challenge.
Alfred Finnbogason (Augsburg) holds his opponent to prevent him from getting the ball and the referee blows for a foul after seeing the whole situation.
Harm Osmers shows a yellow card to Kevin Danso (Augsburg) for his blatant foul.
Michael Lang (B. Monchengladbach) finds himself in a promising position to finish! He unleashes a poor shot which flies into the stands. What a poor effort that was!
Alfred Finnbogason (Augsburg) produces a poor pass. He attempts to get the ball into the box but it's hacked away.
Lars Stindl (B. Monchengladbach) is penalised for holding. Harm Osmers signals a set piece.
It must be a yellow card. It is. Rani Khedira (Augsburg) receives the caution after an awful tackle.
Florian Neuhaus (B. Monchengladbach) latches on to a precise pass on the edge of the box, but miskicks his shot and the ball goes high over the bar. Poor effort!
Ibrahima Traore (B. Monchengladbach) goes on a mazy run, skips past two defenders and pulls the trigger in front of the keeper. Gregor Kobel makes a great save to stop the effort going into the right side of the goal.
Rani Khedira (Augsburg) was too forceful with his tackle and Harm Osmers interrupted the game to signal a free kick. A free kick has been awarded to B. Monchengladbach.
Michael Lang (B. Monchengladbach) delivers a long ball, but it lacks enough power to reach his teammates and is intercepted by one of the defenders.
Ibrahima Traore (B. Monchengladbach) commits a rough foul. Harm Osmers stops the game and makes a call.
Konstantinos Stafylidis (Augsburg) finds himself beyond the last defender, but the game is stopped by the referee after the linesman signals for offside.
Michael Lang (B. Monchengladbach) robs an opponent of the ball and explodes in anger when Harm Osmers blows for a foul.
Ibrahima Traore (B. Monchengladbach) latches on to an accurate pass on the edge of the box and unleashes a strong shot towards the right side of the goal, but his effort is denied by the well positioned keeper with a stunning save.
Augsburg take the corner, but their hopes of scoring a goal end with a nice clearance by the defence.
The first half has started.
Today's referee will be Harm Osmers.
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