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Bayern cut Dortmund's lead to five points

Borussia Dortmund dropped points on home soil, while Bayern Munich registered a 3-1 victory over Schalke in Saturday’s Bundesliga action.

Borussia Dortmund 3-3 Hoffenheim

Borussia Dortmund’s lead at the top of the table was cut to just five points after they threw away a comfortable three-goal lead to draw 3-3 with Hoffenheim on Saturday afternoon.

Jadon Sancho and Mario Gotze gave Dortmund put Dortmund 2-0 before the halftime break and Raphael Guerreiro made it 3-0 in the 66th minute.

The league leaders capitulated in the last quarter of an hour as Ishak Belfodil pulled a goal back for Hoffenheim in the 75th minute while Pavel Kaderabek made it 3-2 seven minutes before time, while Belfodil completed the comeback three minutes before time with his second of the day.

Bayern Munich 3-1 Schalke

Bayern Munich closed the gap on leaders Borussia Dortmund to just five points after dispatching Schalke 3-1 on Saturday evening.

Bayern got the opener in the 11th minute thanks to an own goal by Jeffrey Bruma but Schalke levelled matters in the 25th minute through Ahmed Kutucu.

Bayern got the opener in the 11th minute thanks to an own goal by Jeffrey Bruma but Schalke levelled matters in the 25th minute through Ahmed Kutucu.

The celebrations were short-lived though as Robert Lewandowski restored for the hosts lead two minutes later and Serge Gnabry sealed the three points three minutes before the hour.

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