Stuttgart beat Freiburg for the second time in a week; Furth boost survival hopes at Nurnberg

Stuttgart 2 – Freiburg 1 (Bundesliga, April 21, 2013) Christian Gentner and Vedad Ibisevic capitalised on mistakes from Freiburg to score in the first half. Ivan Santini scored in the 88th to create some late suspense but Stuttgart held on.

Nurnberg 0 – Greuther Furth 1 (Bundesliga, April 21, 2013) Johannes Geis’ first professional goal in the 26th minute was enough for Furth to win for only the third time this season and edge to within nine points of the relegation play-off.