In the first game of the new season of the Bundesliga, Hamburg beat Düsseldorf 2-1 at home.
Hamburg ranked 4th in the Bundesliga League standings last season, and they once again missed the promotion qualification.
Dusseldorf was relegated in the Bundesliga last season, and they returned to the Bundesliga this season.
In this game, Trod scored twice. He helped Hamburg get a 2-0 advantage in 60 minutes, and Zimmermann regained a victory for Dusseldorf at the end of the game.
Trod joined Hamburg from Cologne this summer, he signed a one-year contract, he once again proved his ability in the Bundesliga.