FC Cologne 0 – Bayern Munich 3 (Bundesliga, September 13, 2008) Luca Toni headed home the first and the Italian striker then slid home the second before Podolski slid home the third on the stroke of full-time against his former club.
Werder Bremen 3 – Energie Cottbus 0 (Bundesliga, September 13, 2008) The goals arrived in the final 15 minutes of the game with Diego, Torsten Frings and Boubacar Sanogo netting.
Hamburg 3 – Bayer Leverkusen 2 (Bundesliga, September 13, 2008) Tranquillo Barnetta (4) and Peter Helmes (27) gave the visitors a perfect start, but Paulo Guerrero (37) pulled a goal back before Manuel Friedrich received his marching orders. Ivica Olic (51) and Mladen Petric (70) then made their numerical advantage count.
Hertha Berlin 2 – Wolfsburg 2 (Bundesliga, September 13, 2008) Gojko Kacar levelled for Wolfsburg after Ricardo Costa had struck in the first minute. Marko Pantelic missed a 64th minute penalty for the home team, but Santos Cicero netted five minutes later. Reither then popped up at the death to give Wolfsburg their third draw from four games.
Hoffenheim 0 – Stuttgart 0 (Bundesliga, September 13, 2008)