At the other end of the table, the 16th placed 2. Bundesliga side would now also play the third placed team in the new 3. Liga , which had replaced the Regionalliga as the third division.
SC Freiburg and 1. FSV Mainz 05 were directly promoted that season while 1. At the relegation end, VfL Osnabrück lost its 2. Bundesliga place to SC Paderborn from the 3.
FC Kaiserslautern ended a four-year spell in the 2. Bundesliga in with a league championship, with FC St. The FC Augsburg finished third but was unable to overcome 1.
FC Nürnberg in the play-offs and lost 3—0 on aggregate. Hansa Rostock, in 16th place, dropped out of the 2. Bundesliga when it lost both play-off games to Ingolstadt VfL Osnabrück found itself unsuccessfully defending its league place again, losing to Dynamo Dresden in extra time in the second leg.
After 15 consecutive seasons in the 2. Bundesliga a numerous attempts at promotion Greuther Fürth finally won the league in Eintracht Frankfurt came second and Fortuna Düsseldorf returned to the Bundesliga for the first time since when it defeated Hertha BSC in the play-offs.
Karlsruher SC failed to remain in the 2. Bundesliga when it was relegated on away goal rule after two drawn games against Jahn Regensburg.
Hertha BSC won the 2. Bundesliga for the second time in three seasons in —13 and was accompanied up by Eintracht Braunschweig, who had not played in the Bundesliga since FC Kaiserslautern lost both games to Hoffenheim and thereby failed to get promoted.
Dynamo Dresden became the first 2. Bundesliga side in five attempts to hold onto their league place while 3. Liga side VfL Osnabrück missed out in the play-offs for a third time in three attempts.
At the bottom end two eastern clubs were relegated, Dynamo Dresden and Energie Cottbus, while Arminia Bielefeld entered the relegation round.
The —15 season saw Ingolstadt 04 win the league and earn Bundesliga promotion for the first time while SV Darmstadt 98 finished second and returned to the Bundesliga for the first time since Both the Bundesliga and 2.
Bundesliga clubs retained their league membership. FC Nürnberg had to enter the promotion play-off where it lost on aggregate to Eintracht Frankfurt.
At the bottom end of the table SC Paderborn suffered consecutive relegations, becoming the sixth club to drop from the Bundesliga to the third tier in consecutive seasons.
Bundesliga had played there before but while Dynamo Dresden and Erzgebirge Aue had only experienced a short absence the third club, Würzburger Kickers , had not played at this level for almost 40 years.
In December , it was announced that for the first time, the 2. Bundesliga would be given its own logo, taking effect at the start of the —18 season.
Bundesliga had borrowed the Bundesliga logo for promotional and media purposes. Bundesliga gained its own logo to "strengthen the profile of the competition" and to better identify the league with fans, the media, and sponsors.
After their relegation, the —19 season will be Hamburger SV 's first season outside of the German top flight in their 55 year history.
The most consistent team in the league, as of —16, is Alemannia Aachen , having won 1, points from 1, games. In second place sits SpVgg Greuther Fürth, best placed of the current 2.
Fortuna Köln comes third in the all-time table, while last place, number , goes to Spandauer SV with just ten points to its name.
Bundesliga experience had entered the league: Hamburger SV and 1. For details on the 2. Bundesliga —19 season, see here.
Since the —07 season there is no longer a limit on non-EU players in the league. Instead clubs are required to have 8 players on the squad who have come up through the youth system of a German club, 4 of which have to come from the club's own youth system.
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