Werder Bremen won their second game running to plunge Stuttgart into the relegation zone with a 2-0 victory at the Weser Stadion.
Sebastian Prodl and Fin Bartels scored the goals for a side who have transformed since Viktor Skripnik replaced Robin Dutt as coach.
They also reached the last 16 of the DFB-Pokal under their new coach, who has now led them to three wins, while Saturday's victory takes them off the foot of the Bundesliga, a position now occupied by Borussia Dortmund.
Bremen have turned things...
Wolfsburg kept up the pressure on Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich with an impressive 4-0 win at Stuttgart.
Ivan Perisic struck twice with Robin Knoche and Kevin De Bruyne also on target as some sloppy defending by the hosts invited the Wolves to take all three points.
The emphatic away win put the ball back in Bayern's court and sent a warning that Wolfsburg mean business this season in the race for the title and for Champions League qualification.
Martin Harnik, who had scored three in his last two...
Christian Gentner scored an 84th-minute winner as Stuttgart won an extraordinary game against Eintracht Frankfurt 5-4 at the Waldstadion.
Alexander Madlung put Frankfurt in front before two goals from Martin Harnik gave Stuttgart the lead at half-time.
Gentner extended their advantage to 3-1 early in the second half, but Alexander Meier, Stefan Aigner and Madlung again struck in the space of eight manic minutes to put Frankfurt back in front.
There were more twists to come, though, with Timo Werner...
Stuttgart came from three goals down to snatch a 3-3 draw at home to Bayer Leverkusen and continue their recent revival.
Two goals from Son Heung-min and a Karim Bellarabi strike seemed to have done enough damage with the Stuttgart fans seeing an all-too familiar sight at half-time with their team seemingly beaten.
However, Armin Veh's men refused to throw in the towel and goals from Timo Werner, Florian Klein and Martin Harnik saw them come back to claim a point at the Mercedes-Benz Arena, and win...