When Bayern Munich head to Borussia Mönchengladbach for Saturday’s top-of-the-bill Matchday 13 encounter, the trip will be a potentially hazardous one in more than one sense. Gladbach have lost just once in their last six league outings, and a win over the reigning champions this weekend will see the Foals canter to within five points 

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Schalke hit back from four first-half goals down to draw with Borussia Dortmund in one of the all-time great Revierderbies. Goals: 1-0 Aubameyang (12′), 2-0 Stambouli (og 18′), 3-0 Götze (20′), 4-0 Guerreiro (25′), 4-1Burgstaller (61′), 4-1 Harit (65′), 4-3 Caliguri (85′), 4-4 Naldo (90+3′) Red card: Aubameyang (72′) Dortmund went into the game without a win in five and opponents Schalke unbeaten in six, but Peter Bosz’s under-fire troupe tore up the script in a 

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Nils Petersen opened the scoring as Freiburg ended their run of six matches without a win at home to Mainz. Goals: 1-0 Petersen (51′), 2-0 Kath (90′), 2-1 Berggreen (90’+3) The visitors opened the game on the front foot and came close to capitalising on a poor throw from Pascal Stenzel, but Levin Öztunali’s effort 

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There will be a fascinating star-spangled undertone to Saturday’s highly anticipated Revierderby between Borussia Dortmund and Schalke, as childhood friends Christian Pulisic and Weston McKennie meet in a competitive fixture for the very first time. Pulisic and McKennie met at the age of 13, when both playing for the US national youth teams. Little could 

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Cologne’s dreams of UEFA Europa League progress are alive and well after Sehrou Guirassy’s second-half penalty earned the Billy Goats a second successive win in Europe, with English Premier League side Arsenal the latest European team fall at the RheinEnergieStadion. Peter Stöger’s side are up to second place in Europa League Group H following a 

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Fabian Johnson has seen a lot in his time in the Bundesliga, including a couple of famous Borussia Mönchengladbach wins over Bayern Munich and a fast-growing stateside interest in Germany’s top division. bundesliga.com caught up with the Gladbach and USA wide man ahead of the Foals’ latest ding-dong with the record German champions… bundesliga.com: Fabian 

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USA international Christian Pulisic missed Dortmund’s defeats to Stuttgart on Matchday 12 and Tottenham Hotspur in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday, but returned to training on Wednesday ahead of Saturday’s Revierderby with Schalke. Pulisic had played in every Bundesliga game until last Friday when muscular problems kept him out of Dortmund’s trip to Stuttgart. 

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