Bayern Munich, Dortmund and Schalke all won to stay even on points at the top of German soccer’s Bundesliga.
Mario Gomez and Arjen Robben scored in Bayern’s 2-0 win over Wolfsburg, and Shinji Kagawa had two goals as defending champion Dortmund beat Hoffenheim 3-1. Schalke scored all of its goals in the final 30 minutes, getting two from Ciprian Marica, in beating Cologne 4-1.
The victories leave the three teams tied with 40 points. Bayern lead the table on a superior goal difference, followed by Dortmund and Schalke.
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