SC Paderborn 07
Schalke picked up their second away win in a row with a 2-1 triumph in Paderborn moving them up to fifth in the Bundesliga, on the coat-tails of the sides pushing for Champions League football.
In the first ever competitive meeting between the two Westphalian rivals, Paderborn took the lead through Kaan Ayhan's own goal, but that was cancelled out on the stroke of half-time by Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting.
The hosts searched for a winner, but it was Schalke who found it with Roman Neustadter netting late...
Wolfsburg were frustrated by a plucky Paderborn side as they lost ground on Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich following a 1-1 draw at the VW-Arena.
Vieirinha put the Wolves in front in the 17th minute, but a missed penalty from Ivan Perisic and numerous spurned chances from Bas Dost meant they only took a 1-0 lead with them into the break.
Alban Meha levelled from the penalty spot early in the second half and then it was a mixture of Wolfsburg's wastefulness and Paderborn goalkeeper Lukas Kruse's...
Elias Kachunga snatched a late yet deserved equaliser as Paderborn and Freiburg played out a 1-1 draw in east Westphalia.
Vladimir Darida gave the visitors the lead from the penalty spot in the 18th minute, but their attempts to defend their lead for the remainder of the game were denied in the dying seconds when Kachunga struck.
His goal keeps Paderborn in mid-table and still at a safe enough distance from the relegation zone.
Freiburg were still reeling from a heavy 4-1 defeat at home to Stuttgart...