German 2. Bundesliga

St. Pauli made a triumphant return to the Bundesliga with a 3-1 victory over relegated Osnabrück in Germany’s second division. This win propelled St. Pauli to the top of the league with a comfortable six-point lead over third-place Fortuna Düsseldorf. The top two teams in the division receive automatic promotion, while the third-place team, which