Marco Kurz's debut as Fortuna Düsseldorf coach ended in defeat as his new charges were beaten 1-0 at home to 1. FC Heidenheim 1846 on Saturday.

Fortuna Düsseldorf 0-1 1. FC Heidenheim 1846

Appointed to help guide Düsseldorf away from the relegation zone, Kurz was given a sign of how much work he has to do as Robert Leipertz struck 20 minutes from time to give Heidenheim back-to-back away wins in the second tier for the first time ever.