Leverkusen Net Four, Mainz Win Five-Goal Thriller
German Bundesliga Wrap 20 January 2018
Hoffenheim 1-4 Bayer Leverkusen
Goals from Leon Bailey, Julian Baumgartlinger and a brace from Lucas Alario gave Bayer Leverkusen a 4-1 away win over Hoffenheim on Saturday evening.
Hungarian Adam Szalai getting the consolation for the hosts.
Mainz 3-2 Stuttgart
Thanks to a brace from Yoshinori Muto, Mainz secured a 3-2 win over Stuttgart, with Gerrit Hoffman slotting the other goal, while Holger Badstuber and Daniel Ginczek was on target for the visitors.
SC Freiburg 2-1 RB Leipzig
Janik Haberer and Robin Koch led Freiburg to a 2-1 win over Leipzig with the highly-rated Timo Werner getting the consolation.
Wolfsburg 1-3 Eintracht Frankfurt
A ten-men Wolfsburg went down 3-1 at home to Frankfurt, who profited thanks to Sebastian Halter, Timothy Chandler and Luka Jovic, with Maximilian Arnold profiting for the hosts.
Monchengladbach 2-0 FC Augsburg
Goals in either half from Matthias Ginter and Thorgan Hazard was enough to steer Monchengladbach to a 2-0 home win.
Hamburg 0-2 FC Cologne
A brace from Simon Terodde guided Cologne past a disjointed Hamburg side as their inconsistent displays continues.