Petersen Hat-Trick Fires Freiburg To Victory
German Bundesliga Wrap 10 December 2017
FC Koln 3-4 Freiburg
Nils Petersen netted a hat-trick to inspire Freiburg to a thrilling win over FC Koln on Sunday afternoon.
Lukas Klunter opened the scoring in eighth minute for the hosts before Sehrou Guirassy extended the lead to 2-0 eight minutes later through a penalty.
Caleb Stanko scored an own goal in the 29th minute to hand Koln a 3-0 lead but Petersen pulled a goal back 10 minutes later to make it 3-1 before the break.
Janik Haberer made it 3-2 in the 65th minute and Petersen brought the visitors level in the 90th minute, before he completed his hat-trick in the sixth minute of stoppage time from the penalty spot.
Hannover 2-0 Hoffenheim
Niclas Fullkrug and Martin Harnik handed Hannover a comfortable 2-0 win over Hoffenheim on Sunday afternoon.
Hannover find themselves in 10th position on the log with 22 points from 15 games, while Hoffenheim are sixth with 23 points from 15 games.
Augsburg 1-1 Hertha Berlin
Solomon Kalou scored in stoppage time to earn Hertha Berlin a 1-1 draw against Augsburg on Sunday evening.
Caiuby broke the deadlock for the hosts 15 minutes before time but Kalou scored late to force the share of spoils.