German goals: Bayern beat Hoffenheim to go joint top of the Bundesliga

Bayern Munich 2 – Hoffenheim 1 (Bundesliga, December 5, 2008) In the top of the table clash in Germany, Hoffenheim’s leading marksman, Vedad Ibisevic, scored for the visitors shortly after halftime, but Philipp Lahm equalised 11 minutes later for Bayern with a shot that deflected over the keeper. The match looked to be ending all-square, but Bayern stole the points with a 92nd minute winner from Luca Toni as the Italian buried his shot after the ball fortuitously fell into his path.

Schalke 1 – Hertha Berlin 0 (Bundesliga, December 6, 2008) Gerald Asamoah got the only goal with a back post header in the 65th minute.

Borussia Monchengladbach 1 – Bayer Leverkusen 3 (Bundesliga, December 6, 2008) Stefan Keissling burst through for the opener on 25 minutes, twelve minutes later Keissling got the second as well, tapping into an empty net. Helmes added a third early in the second half and Jantshke pulled one back with half-an-hour to go.

Karlsruhe 1 – Werder Bremen 0 (Bundesliga, December 6, 2008) (Longer highlights here.) Josh Kennedy grabbed the winner with seven minutes to go.