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Bundesliga and the Regionalliga during the s. Two charity matches were played for the benefit of the Molls' children, the first featured West Germany's FIFA World Cup -winning squad in the line-up of the tournament's finaland the second saw a combined squad of Eintracht Braunschweig and rivals Hannover 96 take on a Bundesliga all-star team.
The team finished the —14 Bundesliga season in 18th place and was therefore relegated again after one season in the top-flight. Bundesliga and qualified for the promotion play-off to the Bundesliga, but lost 0—2 on aggregate to VfL Wolfsburg to remain in the 2.
Eintracht Braunschweig's consistently high standard of play and financial stability helped it to become one of the 16 teams selected out of a group of 46 applicants for play in the Bundesligathe new federal professional league formed in The club made news after the season by signing World Cup winner Paul Breitner from Real Madrid for a transfer fee of 1.
On May 13,Eintracht Braunschweig were relegated to the 3. Eintracht was in serious danger of missing out on qualification for Germany's new nationwide third-tier league 3. Once again the side enjoyed early success, capturing the national title in the —67 season under manager Helmuth Johannsen with solid defensive play.
After having been stuck in the Regionalliga for most of the s, Eintracht Braunschweig moved constantly between the 2. On the 31st matchday, the club secured its return to the Bundesliga after 28 years in the second and third divisions with a 1—0 away win over FC Ingolstadt The move paid the teamDM and introduced a new way of doing business to football that is worth millions today.
Eintracht came close to a return to the Bundesliga in — That championship team gave up only 27 goals against, which stood as a Bundesliga record until bettered by Werder Bremen in InBraunschweig managed to set a mark even as they were demoted; it became the only team ever to have been relegated with a positive goal differential, with 52 goals for and 47 against.
Other clubs quickly followed suit. Ligawhich would have meant Braunschweig's first ever relegation to the fourth level of the German football league system.