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Borussia Monchengladbach strengthened their grip on third place in the Bundesliga with two deflected goals earning them a 2-0 win over Paderborn.
Fabian Johnson's first goal of the season gave Lucien Favre's men an early lead and Patrick Herrmann settled their nerves late on.
The win, coming just three days after they were eliminated from the Europa League, gives them a four-point advantage over fourth-placed Bayer Leverkusen in the race for a place in the Champions League group stage next season.
Bayern Munich picked up a further three points to move 11 clear at the top of the Bundesliga, but not without a few scares at home to Cologne.
The 4-1 margin of victory may have looked comprehensive, and they could have scored at least double that, but had it not been for some excellent saves from Manuel Neuer, Bayern would have conceded at least four also.
Bastian Schweinsteiger gave the hosts an early lead and Franck Ribery added a second, but the floodgates refused to open.
Sevilla put aside their domestic problems to move into the last 16 of the Europa League - although the reigning champions were made to sweat by Borussia Monchengladbach before claiming a 3-2 second-leg win.
Sevilla, boasting a 1-0 lead from the first leg, twice took an early lead at the BayArena through goals Carlos Bacca and Machin Vitolo but Monchengladbach struck back both times through Granit Xhaka and Thorgan Hazard.
The holders were then indebted to several fine saves from Sergio Rico to keep...