Klaassen with Werder Bremen narrowly wriggle out of RB Leipzig

Davy Klaassen has Saturday, with Werder Bremen a narrow defeat suffered in the Bundesliga. ‘Werderaner’ lost in spite of a handsome comeback with 3-2 at RB Leipzig.

Leipzig came after a little more than twenty minutes on lead in the Red Bull Arena thanks to a screamer from Lukas Klostermann. The risen defender shot through the bottom of the lat touch.

Just before half-time made Timo Werner also 2-0 after fumbling in the back for Werder. The attacker intercepted a short back-pass, omspeelde goalkeeper Jirí Pavlenka and tapped the ball into the empty goal.

Werder brought the tension in the 67th minute thanks to a goal from Max Kruse, then Josh Sargent ten minutes later the 2-2 today through the inside of the pole, and tap to shoot. Leipzig proved to be the longest breath, because Bruma moved in the 87th minute for the winning hit.

Klaassen was a minute earlier from the field at Werder, that for the seventh time in the last eight matches without victory continued. The middenmoter has 22 points and drops to the tenth spot in the rankings.

Leipzig is firmer in the end. The team of trainer Ralf Rangnick has now 31 points, two less than Borussia Mönchengladbach (second) and Bayern Munich (third). Mönchengladbach lost on Friday 2-1 of leading Borussia Dortmund and Bayern play Saturday at 18.30 against Eintracht Frankfurt.

Bayer Leverkusen along Hertha BSC

Bayer Leverkusen booked for your own audience, a 3-1 victory at Hertha BSC. The home team had a droomstart in the BayArena, as Kevin Volland worked after five minutes the opening goal within and Kai Havertz made more than a quarter of an hour later, also 2-0.

Hertha, that it has been since november without the injured Karim Rekik, reacted very well on that second goal in the 26th minute the aansluitingstreffer. Just after rest increased Havertz the margin back to two and that was it.

By the victory of climbs Leverkusen to the ninth place. The team of coach Heiko Herrlich has just as number eight Hertha and number seven Hoffenheim 24 points. Hoffenheim plays Sunday against FSV Mainz.

Schalke 04 won with 1-3 at VfB Stuttgart, Hannover 96 lost at home to Fortuna Düsseldorf and SC Freiburg picked up three points in the away game against 1. FC Nürnberg (both duels 0-1).

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