Perhaps the biggest shock in DFB Cup second round history came in the 2000/01 season, when 1. FC Magdeburg beat the
Deja-vu: This season, 1. FC Nuremberg were dumped out of the competition by TSV Havelse, but it wasn't the first time that 'der Club'
FC Schalke 04 have also been victims of lower league oppostion in the cup, being defeated by little-known third division side
More recently it was Hamburger SV's turn to be struck down by the giant-killing bug, as they were
It was one of the most dramatic matches on record, with HSV coming from 2-0 down to equalise with a penalty in stoppage time. Frank Rost (c) was then beaten
The big story of the second round in 2007/08 was written in Wuppertal, when Wuppertaler SV, then in the third tier of German
Kickers Offenbach players race to celebrate their penalty shoot-out victory over eventual Bundesliga champions
2007/08 was a season to forget for Carl-Zeiss Jena, who were relegated to the third division, but the DFB Cup reserved them joys with a second round win