Ahead of Der Klassiker on Tuesday, matchday 27 of the Bundesliga season was about Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund maintaining momentum as Germany’s top flight played a second weekend of games following a two-month shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Seven-time defending champions Bayern began the day four points ahead of their great rivals and that is the way things stayed after both clubs won, although the leaders were forced to work harder than they might have expected.
Below are results of Bundesliga games played this weekend
Borussia Mochengladbach 1-3 Bayer Leverkusen
Freiburg 0-1 Werder Bremen
Paderborn 1-1 Hoffenheim
Wolfsburg 0-2 Dortmund
Bayern Munich 5-2 Eintracht Frankfurt
Schalke 04 0-3 Augsburg
Mainz 0-5 RB Leipzig
FC Koln 2-2 Dusseldorf