Three more matches of the 30th round of the Bundesliga were played after Bayern beat Bayer 4-2 in Leverkusen. Defeating away Eintracht Frankfurt with 2-0 goals by Mousse Niakhaté (43) and Pierre Malong (77), Mainz achieved an important victory in the fight for survival.
Hoffenheim was a guest of Fortune Düsseldorf and already in the 9th minute, he was left with a player less because the red card was earned by defender Benjamin Hübner.
Despite this and the early lead of the hosts through Rouen Hennings (5), Hoffenheim managed to turn it around with goals from Moanes Dabour (16) and Steven Zuber (61).
Still, the scorer was again Rouwen Hennings in the 76th minute from the penalty spot and Fortuna Düsseldorf came to a 2-2 draw.
Against the last-placed Paderborn Leipzig took the lead at home with a goal by Patrik Schick (27), but he was left with a player less in the 43rd minute because the second yellow card was given to the French defender Dayot Upamecano. The guests equalized in the referee’s compensation with a goal by Christian Strohdiek (90 + 2).
Freiburg defeated Borussia Moenchengladbach 1-0 at home, the day before, in the first game of the 30th round. Tonight Borussia Dortmund – Hertha will meet, and on Sunday Werder – Wolfsburg, Union Berlin – Schalke, and Augsburg – Cologne.