Borussia Dortmund 2-2 Freiburg
Goals from Shinji Kagawa and Jeremy Toljan was not enough to hand Borussia Dortmund the full haul of points as they were held at home by Freiburg, who relied on Nils Petersen’s double for a share of the spoils.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal, returned to the line up, but he endured a frustrating night in front of goal.
RB Leipzig 1-1 Hamburg SV
Leipzig’s inconsistent campaign continued as they were held at home by Hamburg SV, who cancelled out Armindo Bruma’s earlier strike through Filip Kostic.
FC Cologne 1-1 FC Augsburg
Cologne remained at the foot of the table after they could only come up with a 1-1 draw at home to Augsburg, who equalized midway in the second half through Caiuby da Silva after Milos Jojic first half strike for the hosts.
VFB Stuttgart 0-2 Schalke
First half goals from Naldo and Amine Harit guided Schalke to an easy victory over Stuttgart to keep them in sight for a second-place finish.
Werder Bremen 0-0 Hertha Berlin
Bremen were unable to break down a stubborn Hertha side, as they were held to a goalless draw on their turf as they remain in the bottom-three.