Greuther Fürth took an early lead when Marco Meyerhofer scored after 7 minutes, with an assist by Timothy Tillmann, making it 1-0.
Straight after the break, Sebastian Andersson found the net and equalised for FC Köln.
FC Köln also made it 1-2 in the 55th minute, when Ellyes Skhiri netted, with an assist by Rafael Czichos.
The 3-1 goal came in the final minutes, when Ellyes Skhiri scored again. This time he scored a goal for FC Köln, with an assist by Louis Schaub. The team had then turned the match around. The 3-1 goal was the last goal of the game.
FC Köln have 2 wins and 3 draws with a 8–5 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Greuther Fürth have 5 losses and a 3–13 goal difference.
This means FC Köln are in sixth place and that Greuther Fürth are in 18th and last place.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 4-0 away win for FC Köln in May 2019.
FC Köln are unbeaten at home, after three games.
FC Köln have scored 13 goals. They have scored nine goals at home. They’ve conceded 9 goals in total.
Greuther Fürth have scored 5 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 5 goals. They’ve conceded 19 goals in total.
FC Köln have opened the score in 3 of their 6 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 33 percent when scoring the first goal.
In the next games in the Bundesliga, FC Köln will play Hoffenheim (away) on 15 October 2021, Bayer Leverkusen (home) on 22 October 2021 and Borussia Dortmund (away) on 29 October 2021. Greuther Fürth play Bochum (home) on 15 October 2021, Red Bull Leipzig (away) on 22 October 2021 and Freiburg (away) on 29 October 2021.