Wolfsburg retain their Bundesliga status with a 2-0 aggregate win over Braunschweig.
Wolfsburg will stay in the top flight after beating their local rivals in the relegation play-off.
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Mario Gomez's first-half spot-kick has given the Wolves a narrow lead ahead of Monday's second leg.
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Local rivals Wolfsburg and Braunschweig gear up for a rare meeting in the relegation play-off.
Stuttgart and Hannover have secured an immediate return to the Bundesliga.
Fortuna Düsseldorf maintained their Bundesliga 2 status for another year after recording a 2-0 victory away to Eintracht Braunschweig on the final day of the season.
Eintracht Braunschweig narrowed the gap on fifth-placed VfL Bochum with an entertaining 3-2 win at the rewirpowerSTADION.
Defeat to Eintracht Braunschweig means that RB Leipzig could pip 1. FC Nürnberg to second with a win against Karlsruher SC next Sunday.