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Mario Gotze and Philipp Lahm hit braces as Bayern Munich romped to a 6-0 victory over Werder Bremen to establish a four-point lead at the Bundesliga summit.
Roberto Di Matteo celebrated a winning start to life as Schalke coach with his side beating Hertha Berlin 2-0 to move into the top half of the Bundesliga.
Cologne piled further misery on Borussia Dortmund with a 2-1 win at the Mungersdorfer Stadion which leaves Jurgen Klopp's men languishing in 14th place.
Franz Beckenbauer has warned Bayern Munich star Toni Kroos not tohold the club to ransom following reports linking him with abig-money move to Manchester United.
Switzerland defender Johan Djourou would be open to a permanentmove from Arsenal to Hamburg in the summer.
Thomas Schneider has been relieved of his duties as Stuttgart coach, with former Schalke and Hamburg boss Huub Stevens taking over the hot seat.
A 1-1 draw away against Mainz kept Hertha Berlin's hopes of qualifying for Europe alive.
Sebastian Kehl pushed Freiburg closer to relegation with the only goal of the game as Borussia Dortmund won 1-0.
Jurgen Klopp has admitted the idea of becoming Germany coach atsome point in the future is quite appealing, although he is fullycommitted to Borussia Dortmund.
Ivica Olic has a contract extension offer on the table atWolfsburg, but has also been in discussions over a move to StokeCity.