Matchday 18 All matches Table All matches Buy tickets VFB VfB Stuttgart LIVE 01/13/18 15:30 Full time 1 : 0 Mercedes-Benz Arena BSC Hertha BSC LIVE 01/13/18 15:30 Full time 1 : 0 Live blog News Match statistics Sorry, no live ticker available. Watch: Stuttgart 1-0 Hertha Mario Gomez made a winning return to life at Stuttgart, forcing an own-goal to help his side. Mario Gomez: "I've still got something to give" The Germany international set the tone in a memorable second debut in Stuttgart colours. Watch: Gomez reflects on "special game" Mario Gomez was overcome with emotion after marking his Stuttgart return with victory over Hertha. Stuttgart 1-0 Hertha: As it happened! A late Niklas Stark own goal gave VfB Stutgart all three points at the Mercedes-Benz Arena. Gomez shines as Stuttgart edge past Hertha Returning hero Mario Gomez helped the Swabians to a vital win on Saturday afternoon. An under-appreciated great? Stuttgart's season could be about to take a sharp turn for the better after bringing in Mario Gomez. Watch: Mario Gomez returns home Back with his boyhood club Stuttgart, Mario Gomez is hoping to get the good times rolling again. Watch: Mario Gomez's top 3 Bundesliga goals 155 Bundesliga goals for Bayern Munich, Stuttgart and Wolfsburg - Here are Mario Gomez's top three! Previous meeting: Hertha 2-0 Stuttgart A debut brace for Mathew Leckie brought Hertha all three points against promoted Stuttgart.