Schalke - Freiburg 0:0
Perhaps, knew it, Christian Heidel. In any case, the sports Board of FC Schalke 04 kept with almost 40 degree fever at home the bed. So 55 was the Year of the very poor performance of its team in the 0:0 against SC Freiburg on Saturday would be saved. A encouraging contribution, which could contribute to the rapid recovery of the Manager, the Schalke professionals are not provided in any case. Even if you must be kept that they are of the 42. Minute after the deserved red card against Suat Serdar in number played.
At the end, there were whistles from the stands. "With eleven against Eleven it was too little. We were not courageous 40 minutes to anxious. We need to change," said S04-Coach Domenico Tedesco. In a number of it was even better. "But we were too little goal threat. That's why the 0:0 is unfortunately, okay."
In a disappointing Bundesliga season, the Royal Blues to keep running on the spot. On Wednesday (21.00 h) in the Champions League duel with England's Champions Manchester City do not need to increase the area of the club considerably, in order not to lose already in the first leg against the Team of coach Pep Guardiola, all quarter-final chances.
But Freiburg could not take advantage of the weakness of the opponent really. Although the Breisgau, which came in the first half of once dangerous in front of the Schalke goal developed, after the exchange of some good opportunities. But then goalkeeper Ralf Fährmann was always on the spot, the Attempts of Jerome Gondorf (47.), Vincenzo Grifo (62.) and Philipp Lienhart (71.) defused and so at least the seventh home defeat of the season prevented. "We had really good chances to use them. In doing so, we have made it with Eleven against Ten," complained Christian Streich.
Hoffenheim - Hannover 3:0 (2:0)
For Hannover 96 gets closer to the descent. The chance-free, lower Saxony 0:3 (0:2) with TSG Hoffenheim and remain second-to-Last. Hanover, which has never won at TSG, has been waiting now 23 to Play on an away win. Hanover's coach Thomas Doll admitted: "It was a deserved win for Hoffenheim. 3:0 is too little."
The Brazilian Joelinton (4.), the Algerian Ishak Belfodil (14.) and Kerem Demirbay (80.) met for the Heimer, landed after five home games without a triple a victory of hope. "We have not used many opportunities," said home Trainwer Julian nail man hope: "Nevertheless, the spectators have seen a very, very nice game."
Wolfsburg - Mainz 3:0 (1:0)
The VfL Wolfsburg breathed the more intense the European Cup. The Team of coach Bruno Labbadia struck the FSV Mainz 05 in a phase-wise weak game with 3:0 (1:0), and substantiated his claims to a top spot at the end of the season. The lower Saxony occupy until at least Sunday, the Europa League fifth place. "We are pleased that the table looks like this," said Labbadia, "we've earned that too."
Wolfsburg cheered before 20.334 viewers early on about the leadership. To faster combination Maximilian Arnold met with a precise left-foot shot (4.). Wout Weghorst, the 2:0 (70 scored by hand with a penalty.). Referee Benjamin Cortus had previously received a note of the Video referee on a Pass from Jean-Philippe Gbamin. Robin Knoche eliminated with the 3:0 the last doubts as to the wolves success (76.).