FC Augsburg captain Paul Verhaegh (l.) shone in the World Cup for Holland. The 30-year-old has been at the club for four years
FC Augsburg captain Paul Verhaegh (l.) shone in the World Cup for Holland. The 30-year-old has been at the club for four years
Bundesliga

Season Preview: FC Augsburg

Augsburg - Intrigue surrounds FC Augsburg, the provincial Bavarian club, after their superb season in 2013/14. From the brink of relegation in April 2013, coach Markus Weinzierl's turnaround in guiding them to within a point of European qualification was nothing short of remarkable.

In an attempt to discover whether they can repeat their impressive feat, bundesliga.com digs a little deeper into the heart of the Függerstädter.