Fürth - Greuther Fürth suffered their first defeat of the season after a 2-0 home loss against VfL Bochum.

The damage was done in a first half in which Bochum were superb, taking the lead when curled in the opener after a quick counter-attack. Their advantage was soon doubled whern Japanese midfielder stroked home a stylish second soon afterwards. Fürth dominated possession, but struggled to create clear-cut openings and the visitors were able to see out a comfortable win, knocking the Bavarians off the top of the table for the first time all season.

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