Pierre-Michel Lasogga earned a nomination for the Matchday 33 #BLMVP award after his late equaliser against Schalke made sure the Bundesliga’s only ever-present club could not be relegated automatically.
This week another Hamburg substitute scored a priceless late goal as Waldschmidt headed home in the 88th minute. His effort completed a come-from-behind 2-1 victory that condemned Wolfsburg to the relegation play-off instead of the Red Shorts.
Not a bad time to score your first Bundesliga goal! But does Waldschmidt's dramatic intervention warrant the Matchday 34 #BLVMP award? Vote below!
Top facts - Luca Waldschmidt
- Waldschmidt scored only two minutes after coming on for Lewis Holtby.
- The former Eintracht Frankfurt player netted in his 29th Bundesliga match.
- The Hamburg number 15 had only seven touches during his time on the pitch against Wolfsburg – but one of them was vital.