Bundesliga: Relegation-threatened Hanover 96 sack sporting director Horst Heldt after Wolfsburg defeat
But Hanover have been unable to halt their slide and with six games to go, they are bottom of the league, seven points adrift of the relegation playoff spot and 11 points from safety
Bundesliga: Willi Orban nets brace as RB Leipzig hand Thomas Doll a losing start as new Hanover 96 manager
RB Leipzig stayed in touch with the Bundesliga's top three with a 3-0 win at strugglers Hanover 96 as Thomas Doll lost his first game in charge.
Bundesliga: Dutch winger Arjen Robben set to miss Bayern Munich's last three games before winter break with leg injury
Head coach Niko Kovac wants to give Arjen Robben time to recover fully from the leg knock before training resumes ahead of Bayern's first game of 2019 on 18 January at Hoffenheim.
Bundesliga: Fit-again Alfred Finnbogason scores hat-trick on return to guide Augsburg past Freiburg; Eintracht Frankfurt win
Iceland international Alfred Finnbogason marked his return from injury with a hat-trick as Augsburg eased to a 4-1 win over Freiburg in the Bundesliga on Sunday.
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund rue missed chances after being held to first goalless draw of season against Hanover 96
For Dortmund, the result was in stark contrast to the storming 4-1 win over RB Leipzig on the opening weekend.
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich tune up for Real Madrid with win at Hanover; Borussia Dortmund thump Leverkusen 4-0
Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich won 3-0 at Hanover 96 on Saturday as Thomas Mueller and Robert Lewandowski both scored after coming off the bench.
Bundesliga: Thomas Mueller shines on return in Bayern Munich win; RB Leipzig crash to shock 4-0 defeat
Thomas Mueller marked his return from five weeks out with injury by creating two goals as Bayern Munich went six points clear with a 3-1 win over Hanover.
Borussia Dortmund boss Peter Bosz will be fighting for his job once again when his struggling side visit a resurgent Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga on Saturday.
Bundesliga: Liverpool-bound Naby Keita could face 'six-figure penalty' for submitting forged drivers' license
Liverpool-bound midfielder Naby Keita could face a six-figure fine after allegedly twice using forged licences to try to obtain a German driving permit, a report claimed on Saturday
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich down 10-man RB Leipzig to top table; Hanover hand Dortmund damaging defeat
James Rodriguez and Robert Lewandowski scored as Bayern Munich went top of the Bundesliga table on Saturday with a 2-0 home win against RB Leipzig.
Bundesliga: Hoffenheim held to draw by resilient Hertha Berlin, Hanover 96 stay on top of the league
Hanover 96 remain top of the Bundesliga after Hoffenheim were held to a 1-1 draw at home to Hertha Berlin on Sunday while Bayer Leverkusen later hammered Freiburg.