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Defeat leaves Hamburg deep in relegation mire

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Former European champions Hamburg remain in danger of being relegated from the Bundesliga for the first time in their history after losing 3-1 away to Augsburg on Sunday. 

Augsburg's midfielder Daniel Baier (L) and Hamburg's Croatian midfielder Ivo Ilicevic during the German first division Bundesliga football match between FC Augsburg and Hamburger SV on April 27, 2014 in Augsburg

They were three goals down inside 42 minutes as Turkey striker Halil Altintop scored a brace and Andre Hahn added another goal for the hosts, and Heiko Westermann's reply just before the interval proved to be a mere consolation for HSV.

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