Werder Bremen 0 – Bayer Leverkusen 2 (Bundesliga, October 28, 2008) Bayer Leverkusen took the lead away at Bremen in the 70th minute, Arturo Vidal stroking the ball in after Werder failed to clear their lines. Friedrich made sure of the points ten minutes from time, scoring following a Bayer corner.
Arminia Bielefeld 1 – Energie Cottbus 1 (Bundesliga, October 28, 2008) Dimitar Rangelov fired the visitors in front in the 31st minute but was then sent off shortly before the interval for his second bookable offence. With their man advantage Arminia pressed in the second half, finding an equaliser through Artur Wichniarek’s fine turn and shot.
Alemannia Aachen 0 – Ahlen 2 (Bundesliga II, October 28, 2008)
Augsburg 2 – FSV Frankfurt 2 (Bundesliga II, October 28, 2008)
Hansa Rostock 1 – Greuther Furth 2 (Bundesliga II, October 28, 2008)