Borussia Dortmund consolidated 5: 1 over Hannover. Despite the strong performance of the Augsburg Gregor Cobel, the Swiss duel is Yann Sommer and Co.
Led by the upward Marko Reus, who scored with a goal and assistant, Leader Dortmund dismantled a pitiful Hannover. For one hour the guests retreated against it before the BVB moved within 7 minutes from 1: 0 to 4: 0. The result was 5: 1. The water over Bayern, which is just Sunday against Stuttgart in use, thus temporarily increasing to 9 points.
Cobel holds a punishment – Augsburg still loses
Also missing 9 points of Borussia Monchengladbach in Dortmund. However, the team around Yann Sommer, Nico Elvedi and Michael Lang (all in the starting lineup) had to wait a little longer to win Augsburg than they would have liked. Responsible for this was the only Swiss on the other side: Gregor Cobel.
By 78 minutes, Oscar Vend with 1: 0 made Gladbach's 21-year-old striker desperate, even immediately punishing Jonas Hoffman's penalty. Against Patrick Herman's late strike to 2: 0 at 93 minutes, Cobel had no chance.
For Gladbach it was the 12th consecutive home win. Such a series was Borussia so far only 1983/84 succeeded Jupp Heynckes. Dortmund and Bayern are in the second half of the transition to Mönchengladbach.
Mehmedi is hurt
Match for forgetting an experienced Admir Mehmedi. The Swiss international injured in defeat 0: 3 against Leverkusen after almost half an hour without adulterous influence and had to be replaced.
Broadcast: Radio SRF 3, Abendbulletin, 17:40, 26.1.2019