Leaders Borussia Dortmund claimed their first win in nearly a month with a hard fought 3:2 win over Bayer Leverkusen. The victory kept BVB three points ahead of nearest challengers Bayern Munich, who edged Hertha Berlin 1:0
Only two teams lost at home in Round 24, and one of them was Borussia Monchengladbach, who slumped to a 3:0 loss to Wolfsburg. Having taken just a point out of their last three games, third place Gladbach have lost ground on Bayern, with the gap between the two increasing to five points.
Leipzig squandered a golden opportunity to leapfrog Gladbach as they drew 1:1 at home against Hoffenheim. Elsewhere, Schalke’s struggles continued with a 3:0 away loss at Mainz.
The highest scoring game was at Freiburg, who hammed Augsburg 5:1 at home. Perhaps comes as no surprise then that Sandro Schwarz’s men, along with the Wolves, dominate the Team of the Week.
Bayern 1:0 Hertha
Gladbach 0:3 Wolfsburg
Freiburg 5:1 Augsburg
Mainz 3:0 S04
Dusseldorf 2:1 Nurnberg
H96 0:3 Eintracht
BVB 3:2 Leverkusen
Leipzig 1:1 Hoffenheim