Hertha Show Koln No Mercy
FC Cologne 0-4 Hertha Berlin
Hertha Berlin thumped second-bottom FC Cologone, who ended with ten men 4-0 at the RheinEnergieStadion.
Javairo Dilrosun handed the visitors a 23rd minute lead, as Jorge Mere’s 41st minute dismissal played into their favour which Vedad Ibisevic pounced on with a double after 23 and 62 minutes.
Dedryck Boyata made the game safe in the last seven minutes, granting Hertha their second win of the campaign.
Fortuna Dusseldorf 1-2 SC Freiburg
Fortuna Dusseldorf’s winless run in the Bundesliga stretched to three matches following a 2-1 defeat at home to SC Freiburg on Sunday.
The result leaves Fortuna with just one victory from six matches and three points from safety, while Freiburg climb into the top-three.
Rouwen Hennings issued the hosts a dream start after 42 minutes, which was cut short by Jonathan Schmid before halftime granting Luca Waldschmidt to net the winner nine minutes from time.