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Osimhen Fails To Make Debut For Wolfsburg In Final Bundesliga Game Of The Season

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Wolfsburg are still not mathematically save from relegation despite winning their final game of the season by two goals to nil against Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga.

Daniel Didavi and Mario Gomes got the goals for Wolfsburg but the club still face an anxious wait until tomorrow when Mainz 05 take on Hamburg as both teams are three points behind them, and hold a superior goal difference.

A victory for any of the side will drag Wolfsburg into the relegation playoffs against the third placed team from the second division to preserve their top flight status.

Nigerian forward Victor Osimhen who made the matchday squad for the first time since his move Wolfsburg became official in January sat out the entire duration of the game as coach Andries Jonker preferred to bring on Jakob Blaszczykowski, Yunus Malli and Veirinha as his three substitutes.

A combination of injuries and fitness issues has denied the highly rated forward his debut, although he could still make his debut before the season officially ends in Germany, if they are involved in the play-offs.

Daniel Martins