Dortmund cement second place with crucial win
Berlin: Borussia Dortmund`s 2-0 win over Mainz helped them cement second place in the German Bundesliga after their rivals Bayer Leverkusen, who are in third, thrashed Hoffenheim 5-0 in the German Bundesliga.
Dortmund are on 61 points, eight ahead of Leverkusen. Bayern Munich have already been crowned champions.
Following are the German Bundesliga football standings after Saturday`s matches (tabulated under matches played, won, drawn, lost, points):
Bayern Munich 30-26-3-1-81 - champions
Borussia Dortmund 30-18-7-5-61
Eintracht Frankfurt 30-13-6-11-45
Borussia Moenchengladbach 30-11-11-8-44
VfL Wolfsburg 30-9-10-11-37
VfB Stuttgart 29-10-6-13-36
Werder Bremen 30-8-8-14-32
Fortuna Duesseldorf 30-7-9-14-30
Greuther Fuerth 29-2-9-18-15