Luiz Gustavo scored in stoppage time to give Bayern Munich a 1-0 win at VfL Wolfsburg, their first goal and points of the Bundesliga season.
Borussia Dortmund made a scintillating start to the defence of their Bundesliga title as they outclassed Hamburg SV 3-1 in opening game of the new season.
Bayern Munich went down to a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Bundesliga rivals Hamburg in a pre-season tournament in Mainz on Tuesday evening.
Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich want to keep Japanese forward Takashi Usami for the long-term, club president Uli Hoeness said, as the 19-year-old joined on a one-year loan deal.
Former Germany goalkeeper Jens Lehmann, who briefly came out of retirement earlier this year to help out his old club Arsenal, will not be re-signing for Schalke 04 after all.
Nuri Sahin was voted Bundesliga player of the 2010-11 season.
Borussia Dortmund won the Bundesliga on Saturday as they beat Nuremberg 2-0
Borussia Dortmund laid one hand on the Bundesliga title on Saturday with an impressive 3-1 win at defending champions Bayern Munich.
Borussia Dortmund charged 13 points clear at the top of the Bundesliga.
Bayer Leverkusen struck twice in six second-half minutes to edge past visitors Cologne 3-2 and move within a point of second-placed Mainz 05.
Werder Bremen`s Hugo Almeida scored a hat-trick and was then sent off during his team`s 3-0 win over St Pauli which stopped a freefall that had sent them tumbling down the Bundesliga table.
Champions Bayern Munich beat Eintracht Frankfurt 4-1 courtesy of some bad goalkeeping on Saturday to climb up to fifth place on 23 points from 14 games in the Bundesliga.
Second-placed Mainz enjoyed a 3-0 win over Nuremberg on Friday to cut Borussia Dortmund’s lead at the top of the Bundesliga to four points.
Teenager Mario Goetze scored one goal and set up the other as Borussia Dortmund won 2-0 at Mainz 05 on Sunday to leapfrog their opponents at the top of the Bundesliga.
The Bundesliga`s top two were dumped out of the German Cup by lowly opposition, leaders Mainz 05 going out to Alemannia Aachen and Borussia Dortmund beaten on penalties by Kickers Offenbach.
Mainz 05 reclaimed top spot in the Bundesliga when they beat hosts Bayer Leverkusen 1-0 with a goal from Austrian Andreas Ivanschitz.
Injury-hit Bayern Munich eked out a goalless draw at old rivals Hamburg on Friday but the Bavarians remain mired in mid-table, nine points adrift of leaders Dortmund.
Surprise leaders Mainz 05 equalled the best ever Bundesliga start with their seventh successive win, beating visitors Hoffenheim 4-2 on Saturday to open up a six-point lead.
Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge insists the German giants need to make amends for their poor Bundesliga form when they take on Basel in the Champions League on Tuesday.
Bundesliga leaders Mainz 05 beat Cologne 2-0 to stay top, while Bayern Munich won 2-1.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai