Borussia Dortmund uses the Bayern mistake. RB Leipzig, on the other hand, loses in Kraichgau. That’s how the Bundesliga Saturday went.
Borussia Dortmund has the mistake of league leaders FC Bayern used and the gap to the Munich team shortened to one point. BVB won on Saturday thanks to a late goal from Marco Reus with 2: 1 (0: 0) against the VfB Stuttgart, Bayern had in on Friday evening Augsburg lost (1: 2). RB Leipzig slipped through a 0: 2 (0: 1) at the TSG 1899 Hoffenheim away.
Bayer Leverkusen is new fourth with a 1-0 (1-0) win against the VfL Bochum, also because of VfL Wolfsburg only played 2: 2 (0: 1) at Arminia Bielefeld. Borussia Mönchengladbach had a 4-0 (3-0) win against the bottom SpVgg Greuther Fürth no bother.
Reus hits late for Dortmund victory
BVB determined the majority of the first half in front of 67,000 spectators, but Stuttgart remained dangerous. He “noticed” the Bayern defeat, said coach Marco Rose shortly before the game Sky. Donyell Malen (56th) took the lead. Roberto Massimo (63.) scored to equalize, but Dortmund’s captain secured victory in the 85th minute.
Leipzig fell behind after a mistake by goalkeeper Peter Gulacsi. Diadie Samassekou (12th) headed after the Hungarian goalkeeper misjudged a corner. Munas Dabbur (68th) increased for TSG. In Leverkusen, Bayer took the lead very early through Amine Adli (3rd) – and kept the result until the end.
Bundesliga: Wolfsburg can avert first Kohfeldt defeat
Gladbach’s national player Jonas Hofmann (9th) scored after his strong performance in the international match week to take the lead against Fürth. Hofmann’s DFB team-mate Florian Neuhaus (28th), who was back in the starting line-up for the first time since matchday six, took advantage of a mistake by Fürth’s goalkeeper Marius Funk to make it 2-0. Alassane Plea (43.) ensured clear conditions before the break, after the change Hofmann (57.) was successful again.
Arminia celebrated the goal from Masaya Okugawa (11th) after good preparatory work by Patrick Wimmer. A foul penalty helped Bielefeld to score the second goal: Kevin Mbabu came too late against Alessandro Schöpf, Fabian Klos (54th) converted safely. But Wout Weghorst (62nd) and Lukas Nmecha (63rd) equalized within a short time. (dpa)