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Freiburg displaces Leverkusen from third place in German soccer

Goals from Vincenzo Grifo, at minute 17 from a penalty; and Kevin Schade (84) defined the match in favor of the team coached by Christia


Goals from Vincenzo Grifo, at minute 17 from a penalty; and Kevin Schade (84) defined the match in favor of the team coached by Christian Streich, who regained their competitive pulse after two games without winning.

For visitors, Chilean Charles Aránguiz drilled the nets in the discount of the first half (45 + 1).

Now Freiburg accumulates 29 points and escorts Borussia Dortmund (second, 34 points) and the leader Bayern Munich (43 stripes) in the standings, while Bayer Leverkusen fell to fourth place (28).

In the day’s other match, Cologne moved within three points of Leverkusen thanks to a lone goal from French striker Anthony Modeste in the 88th minute against Stuttgart.

The Bundesliga closed the first round with Bayern Munich firmly at the top after their 4-0 win over Wolfsburg on Friday (13 in the standings).

Results of matchday 17:

Friday:

-Bayern Munich – Wolfsburg 4-0.

Saturday:

-Greuther Furth – Augsburg 0-0.

-RB Leipzig – Arminia Bielefeld 0-2.

-Hoffenheim – Borussia Monchengladbach 1-1.

-Eintracht Frankfurt – Mainz 1-0.

-Bochum – Union Berlin 0-1.

-Hertha Berlin – Borussia Dortmund 3-2.

Sunday:

-Friburg – Bayer Leverkusen 2-1.

-Cologne – Stuttgart 1-0.

Positions table:

Team PJ PG PE PP GF GC Pts.

1-Bayern Munich 17 14 1 2 56 16 43.

2-Borussia Dortmund 17 11 1 5 41 26 34.

3-Freiburg 17 8 5 4 28 16 29.

4-Bayer Leverkusen 17 8 4 5 40 28 28.

5-Hoffenheim 17 8 4 5 35 26 28.

6-Eintracht Frankfurt 17 7 6 4 27 24 27,

7-Union Berlin 17 7 6 4 23 21 27.

8-Cologne 17 6 ​​7 4 27 27 25.

9-Mainz 17 7 3 7 25 17 24.

10-Leipzig 17 6 ​​4 7 30 22 22.

11-Hertha Berlin 17 6 ​​3 8 20 35 21.

12-Bochum 17 6 ​​2 9 16 26 20.

13-Wolfsburg 17 6 ​​2 9 17 29 20.

14-Borussia Monchengladbach 17 5 4 8 22 32 19.

15-Augsburg 17 4 6 7 17 26 18.

16-Stuttgart 17 4 5 8 22 31 17.

17-Arminia Bielefeld 17 3 7 7 14 22 16.

18-Greuther Furth 17 1 2 14 13 49 5.

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