Bundesliga: Mainz shoot down Bayern; Frieburg concede five to Bayer; Dortmand & Stuttgart in stalemate

Mainz 2 – Bayern Munich 1 (Bundesliga, August 22, 2009) Mainz took a two-goal lead into the break at home to Bayern Munich thanks to Andreas Ivanschitz and Aristide Bance. An og from Nikolce Noveski at the start of the second half brought Louis van Gaal’s side back into the match.

Borussia Dortmund 1 – Stuttgart 1 (Bundesliga, August 22, 2009) Nelson Valdez put Dortmund into the lead at home to Stuttgart. Georg Niedermeier equalised for the away side.

Freiburg 0 – Bayer Leverkusen 5 (Bundesliga, August 22, 2009) Stefan Kiessling got Leverkusen’s first at Freiburg. Tranquillo Barnetta added a second shortly after the break. Further goals from Eren Derdiyok (2) and another from Barnetta completed the rout.

Nurnberg 0 – Hannover 2 (Bundesliga, August 22, 2009) Jiri Stajner was on target in the 15th minute of the match for Hannover at Nurnberg. Stajner completed the win with six minutes remaining.

FC Cologne 0 – Eintracht Frankfurt 0 (Bundesliga, August 22, 2009)