Stuttgart, Hamburg & Bayer Leverkusen maintain clean sheets in wins

Nurnberg 0 – Stuttgart 2 (Bundesliga, September 29, 2012) Stuttgart striker Vedad Ibisevic capitalised on a terrible back pass from Marcos Antonio to score just seconds into the game. Martin Harnik finally settled the issue in the 75th.

Hamburg 1 – Hannover 0 (Bundesliga, September 29, 2012) Artjoms Rudnevs’ 20th-minute strike was enough for Hamburg to celebrate its 125th anniversary with a 1-0 win over Hannover.

Bayer Leverkusen 2 – Greuther Furth 0 (Bundesliga, September 29, 2012) Leverkusen played a scoreless first half against Greuther Fuerth, but quickly took charge in the second half with two goals by Sidney Sam in the 51st and 62nd minute.