Bundesliga

Werder Bremen delighted after crucial Wolfsburg win

SV Werder Bremen were in high spirits after beating VfL Wolfsburg on Matchday 30, whose coach Dieter Hecking was magnanimous in defeat.

SV Werder Bremen 3-2 VfL Wolfsburg

Goals: 1-0 Pizarro (pen. 32'), 1-1 Guilavogui (36'), 2-1 Bartels (64'), 3-1 Yatabare (83'), 3-2 Dost (86')

Viktor Skripnik (Werder Bremen coach): "It was an extremely important win, not only because of our league position but also psychologically. We wanted to be more aggressive, like we had been in our recent home games. The special atmosphere in the stadium gave us something extra. We are absolutely delighted to have beaten an opponent like Wolfsburg. This was important for our self-confidence as we head into the final stretch of the season."

Claudio Pizarro (Bremen striker): "Thanks to everyone for your support!"