Augsburg booked their place in the Europa League next season by beating Borussia Monchengladbach 3-1 to hold off the challenge of Borussia Dortmund.
Raffael gave the hosts the lead against the run of play in the 37th minute, but Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg earned the Bavarians their first ever qualification for Europe with just under 20 minutes remaining at the Borussia Park Stadion.
Tim Matavz ensured they even made it into the group stage with a second while Sascha Molders put the cherry on top with a...
Hannover celebrated their first win of 2015 to move out of the bottom three and compromise Augsburg's hopes of qualifying for Europe next season with a 2-1 win at the Augsburg Arena.
Lars Stindl scored both goals for the Lower Saxony side, who finished up with 10 men following a red card to Hiroki Sakai, playing against nine men.
Paul Verhaegh, who had equalised for the hosts, was shown a second yellow card in the last minute with Raul Bobadilla joining him for an early bath in stoppage time.