Bayern Munich 2 – Nurnberg 0 (DFB Pokal, September 24, 2008) After taking the lead through Miroslav Klose in the seventh minute, Klinsmann’s side replied to their hammering at the hands of Bremen by adding a second through Tim Borowski after the break.
Oberneuland 0 – Wolfsburg 7 (DFB Pokal, September 24, 2008) Third division OberneulandÂ were put to the sword against Wolfsbury, Edin Dzenko hit four goals, with Marcel Schafer, Ashkan Dejagah and Caiuby also adding to the rout.
Kickers Offenbach 0 – Karlsruhe 2 (DFB Pokal, September 24, 2008) Alexander Iashvili and Massimilian Porcello both netted in the visitorsâ€™ 2-0 win.
Borussia Dortmund 2 – Hertha Berlin 1 (AET) (DFB Pokal, September 24, 2008) Alexander Frei, returning from a long term injury, put Dortmund ahead from the penalty spot, however Marko Pantelic ensured extra-time when he netted an equaliser for Hertha. Klimowitz proved the matchwinner when he popped up to score in the 103rd minute and sent the Berlin side crashing out.
Carl Zeiss Jena 1 – FSV Frankfurt 0 (DFB Pokal, September 24, 2008)
Freiburg 3 – Hoffenheim 1 (DFB Pokal, September 24, 2008) High-fliers Hoffenheim came undone at the home of second-tier Freiburg in th biggest shock of the night in Germany, despite Sejad Salihovic putting the Bundesliga outfit in front from the penalty spot early in the game. But Freiburg hit back after the break, Daniel Schwaab finished well from 12 yards, Suat Turker then put the hosts ahead before Mohamadou Idrissou made it 3-1 with a penalty.