Energie Cottbus 1 – Bochum 1 (Bundesliga, September 20, 2008) Dennis Sorensen had given Cottbus a 13th minute lead, but Anthar Yahia headed home the equaliser for Bochum two minutes after half-time.
Schalke 1 – Eintracht Frankfurt 0 (Bundesliga, September 20, 2008) Frankfurt had Chris sent off on 34 minutes for a foul on Heiko Westermann and seven minutes later Jefferson Farfan’s shot found the net via Patrick Ochs’ deflection.
Wolfsburg 3 – Hamburg 0 (Bundesliga, September 21, 2008) The home side set about their opponents from the off and after Ashkan Dejagah, Alexander Madlung and Grafite had made it three before half an hour was on the clock, there was no way back for Hamburg.
Hoffenheim 4 – Borussia Dortmund 1 (Bundesliga, September 21, 2008) Vedad Ibisevic got the home side off the mark in the fifth minute and by half-time they had doubled their advantage thanks to Fejae Salihovic’s effort. It got no better for Dortmund after the break as Ibisevic with his second and Carlos Eduardo made light of Neven Subotic’s late consolation.
Stuttgart 3 – Karlsruhe 1 (Bundesliga, September 21, 2008)