SC Freiburg gave the team of coach Dieter Hecking the second defeat of the season: 3-1. Mönchengladbach remains three points behind Dortmund.
Nils Petersen used already in the openingsminuut a penalty for Freiburg. The Belgian Thorgan Hazard took in the 20th minute, also from the strafschopstip, the equalizer for his account. Freiburg won thanks to a goal in the 57th minute of Gian-Luca Waldschmidt and a hit in injury time Lucas Höler.
Hertha BSC was in september the other team this season in the Bundesliga Borussia Monchengladbach managed to win.
Freiburg is rising thanks to profits to the eighth place.