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Germany round-up: Mönchengladbach back in form

Published: Sunday 10 November 2002, 22.45CET
VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach bounced back to form with a 3-0 win against FC Energie Cottbus.

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Published: Sunday 10 November 2002, 22.45CET

Germany round-up: Mönchengladbach back in form

VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach bounced back to form with a 3-0 win against FC Energie Cottbus.

VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach bounced back to form in the German 1. Bundesliga with a 3-0 victory against bottom club FC Energie Cottbus, while Hertha BSC Berlin overcame FC Hansa Rostock.

Poor run
Mönchengladbach, who had lost six of their last seven competitive matches, moved out of the relegation zone thanks to first-half goals from Daniel Felgenhauer, Ivo Ulich and Joris van Hout. The five-times German champions, who dominated German football in the 1970s but have been struggling since, made amends for a 5-0 beating by FC Schalke 04 on Wednesday.

Firing blanks
Cottbus, who have just one victory from 12 games, had midfield player Ronny Thielemann sent off for a second booking in the 72nd minute, and have now gone 701 minutes without scoring a goal.

Delight for Hertha
In the other Sunday game, Hertha moved up to sixth with a 3-1 victory over easterners Hansa. Goals from Belgium midfield player Bart Goor and Brazilian striker Alex Alves put the capital side 2-0 up after ten minutes. Togolese striker Bachirou Salou reduced the arrears on 15 minutes for Rostock, who dropped to 15th in the 18-strong league, before defender Arne Friedrich sealed Hertha's win in the 58th minute.

Last updated: 11/11/02 11.49CET

Results

German Bundesliga 2002/03

Matches
HomeAway
Last updated: 27/05/2018 10:46 CET

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WolfsburgWolfsburg3-3HerthaHertha

Yunus Mallı 41, Gomez 44, Origi 60

Ibišević 1, Rekik 53, Selke 83

Venue: Wolfsburg

05/11/2017

KölnKöln0-3HoffenheimHoffenheim

Geiger 9, Wagner 56 (P), 80

Venue: Cologne

04/11/2017

DortmundDortmund1-3BayernBayern

Bartra 88

Robben 16, Lewandowski 37, Alaba 67

Venue: Dortmund

04/11/2017

MönchengladbachMönchengladbach1-1MainzMainz

Vestergaard 67

Diallo 19

Venue: Monchengladbach

04/11/2017

AugsburgAugsburg1-1LeverkusenLeverkusen

Danso 49

Volland 47

Venue: Augsburg

04/11/2017

HamburgHamburg3-1StuttgartStuttgart

Hunt 20, Kostić 65, Arp 69

Ginczek 55 (P)

Venue: Hamburg

04/11/2017

LeipzigLeipzig2-1HannoverHannover

Y. Poulsen 70, Werner 85

Jonathas 56

Venue: Leipzig

04/11/2017

FreiburgFreiburg0-1SchalkeSchalke

Caligiuri 62

Venue: Freiburg im Breisgau

03/11/2017

FrankfurtFrankfurt2-1BremenBremen

Rebić 17, Haller 89

Moisander 24

Venue: Frankfurt am Main

Standings

Related information

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