Werder Bremen beat Wolfsburg to claim the German Super Cup

Wolfsburg 1 – Werder Bremen 2 (German Super Cup, June 20, 2009) (Longer highlights here.) Bremen’s Per Mertesacker scored after 20 minutes and Clemens Fritz notched the winner in the 81st, after Grafite, last season’s top league scorer, had tied the game in the 67th. Captain Torsten Frings failed to convert a last-minute penalty for Bremen.