1. FC Nürnberg saved themselves in the relegation game against FC Ingolstadt 04 in the sixth minute of stoppage time from relegation to the third division. The second division lost 1-3 in the second leg in Ingolstadt, all goals were scored in the second half. The result was enough for the Nuremberg team, who won the first leg 2-0.
The Ingolstadt team of coach Tomas Oral initially dominated the game with an effective game. Three free kicks from Marcel Gaus led to the goals of captain Stefan Kutschke in the 52nd minute, Tobias Schröck in the 62nd minute and Robin Krausse in the 66th minute. Fabian Schleusener of 1. FC Nürnberg then scored in the sixth minute of added time to 1: 3.