Matthias Ginter celebrates putting Borussia Dortmund ahead in the derby. - © © imago / mika
Matthias Ginter celebrates putting Borussia Dortmund ahead in the derby. - © © imago / mika
Bundesliga

The essentials: Matchday 12

The derby between Dortmund and Schalke may have taken centre stage, but there was thrilling entertainment across the Bundesliga on Matchday 12.

bundesliga.com rounds up the weekend’s biggest talking points…

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Dortmund rule the Ruhr

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The Hunter returns

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Stuttgart pay the price

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A star called Dominic

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Chicharito's run continues

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Stevens' instant impact

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Kalou has the Old Lady singing

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Schubert and Gladbach stumble

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Mainz back on song

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Pizarro back among the goals