Borussia MOnchengladbach has consolidated the league lead in the Bundesliga. Werder Bremen won 3-1 (2-0) at home on Sunday and are now four points ahead of pursuers RB Leipzig and Bayern Munich.
In front of 54 022 spectators in the Borussia Park Ramy Bensebaini (20th minute) and Patrick Herrmann (22/59) with their goals the fourth league home win in series safe. Leonardo Bittencourt shortened in stoppage time. Bensebaini saw, however, in the 87th minute yellow-red. For Bremer it was the seventh game without a win in succession, so fell the team of coach Florian Kohfeldt back to 14th place.