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How Mainz stopped Bayern – in ten steps

September 30, 2010
How Mainz stopped Bayern – in ten steps

Mainz are THE story of the European season so far – top of the Bundesliga with six wins from six.
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Werder Bremen 3-2: Hamburg: Wesley-inspired Bremen make Hamburg pay for wasted chances

September 27, 2010
Werder Bremen 3-2: Hamburg: Wesley-inspired Bremen make Hamburg pay for wasted chances

A thoroughly entertaining battle ended with a win for the home side thanks to a late Hugo Almeida goal.
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Dortmund 0-2 Leverkusen: Dominance down the right decides the game in the first half

August 24, 2010
Dortmund 0-2 Leverkusen: Dominance down the right decides the game in the first half

An interesting game here, because a 4-4-2 defeated a 4-2-3-1 – intriguing, in the light of Sampdoria, Tottenham and Liverpool’s recent problems with 4-4-2.
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Bayern 2-1 Wolfsburg: Heartbreak for McClaren as Schweinsteiger strikes late

August 21, 2010
Bayern 2-1 Wolfsburg: Heartbreak for McClaren as Schweinsteiger strikes late

A tremendous fixture to open the new Bundesliga season – the champions from the last two seasons going head-to-head – and it turned out to be a wonderful game.
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Leverkusen 1-1 Bayern: The home side dominate, but miss too many chances

April 13, 2010
Leverkusen 1-1 Bayern: The home side dominate, but miss too many chances

An enjoyable game that Leverkusen should have won, and ultimately it was a terrific weekend for Bayern – with Schalke suffering a surprise defeat, Bayern are now two points ahead of Schalke and six ahead of Leverkusen, with four games to play.
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