Heiko Westermann (l.) and Co. are hoping they haven't thrown their European chances away just yet
Heiko Westermann (l.) and Co. are hoping they haven't thrown their European chances away just yet
Bundesliga

The scramble for Europe: Part 2

Munich - "Everything is possible mathematically-speaking," said Hamburger SV coach Thorsten Fink after his side’s 1-1 draw with VfL Wolfsburg. Six clubs are still contending the places from fourth to sixth, the ones with the reward of European football. While FC Schalke 04 (52 points) are looking to defend their advantage over Eintracht Frankfurt (49) and SC Freiburg (48), Fink’s outsiders Hamburger SV (45), Borussia Mönchengladbach (44) and Hannover 96 (42) are not out of the hunt yet for places in the UEFA Europa League.

bundesliga.com analyses the chances of the six teams still searching for European football with the first part focusing on the favourites Schalke, Frankfurt, Freiburg, who have it all to lose. Part two breaks down the chances of the pretenders HSV, Gladbach and Hannover.