Cologne - A trio of fixtures were broadcast live on Bundesliga radio on Matchday 32, with the race for European football and the battle against the drop very much at the centre of attention in the league of the world champions.

Hamburger SV and SC Freiburg played out a dramatic 1-1 draw at the Imtech Arena in the curtain raiser on Friday night, Gojko Kacar securing the home side a crucial last-gasp draw.

On Saturday, Borussia Mönchengladbach beat Rhineland rivals Bayer 04 Leverkusen 3-0 to take a step closer to sealing their place in next season's UEFA Champions League group stage.

This weekend's live radio coverage was rounded off on Sunday with VfL Wolfsburg reclaiming second place courtesy of a 3-1 win over lowly SC Paderborn 07 in the penultimate game of Matchday 32.