Borussia Dortmund reduced the deficit on Bayern Munich at the top of the Bundesliga to five points, although they were made to work hard for a 1-0 win over bottom team Hannover.
Mainz moved level on points with fourth-placed Schalke on Friday night thanks to a 2-1 win over the Royal Blues at the Coface Arena.
Seventeen-time German Cup winners Bayern Munich cruised into the last four of the 2015-16 edition with a comfortable 3-0 victory at second division Bochum.
Bayer Leverkusen and Bayern Munich shared a goalless stalemate for the first time since 1990 as the record German champions failed to take full advantage of Borussia Dortmund's draw in Berlin.
Hertha Berlin halted Borussia Dortmund's recent momentum by holding Thomas Tuchel's men to a 0-0 draw in the capital, leaving the two sides still 10 points apart in second and third place in the Bundesliga.
Wolfsburg's woes on the road continued as they were beaten 3-0 by Schalke - a result which saw Dieter Hecking's men slip to eighth in the Bundesliga.
Bayern Munich's 2-0 win over Hoffenheim was overshadowed by the news that Javi Martinez faces a spell on the sidelines with a knee injury.
Borussia Dortmund left it late to beat Ingolstadt 2-0 and reduce the arrears on league leaders Bayern Munich to five points on Saturday.
Schalke climbed to fifth in the Bundesliga thanks to a 2-0 win over Darmstadt on Saturday.
Stuttgart made it two wins out of two in 2016 with a dramatic but deserved 2-1 Bundesliga victory over Hamburg at the Mercedes-Benz Arena.
Werder Bremen came from behind to beat Schalke 3-1 with Clemens Fritz impressing at the start of the final few months of his career.
Alexander Meier was Eintracht Frankfurt's hero with all three goals in their 3-2 win over Wolfsburg.
Borussia Dortmund completed the double over their namesakes from Monchengladbach with a 3-1 win at the Borussia Park Stadion on Saturday evening.
Bayer Leverkusen failed to move into the top four of the Bundesliga on Saturday as they needed a late goal from Omer Toprak to claim a 1-1 draw against struggling Hoffenheim, who moved off the bottom of the table with a point.
Bayern Munich pulled 11 points clear of Borussia Dortmund at the top of the Bundesliga with a hard-fought 2-1 win at Hamburg.
Bayern Munich have confirmed that Carlo Ancelotti will become their new coach at the end of the 2015-16 season after Pep Guardiola decided not to renew his contract with the Bundesliga champions.
Bayern Munich moved eight points clear of Borussia Dortmund at the top of the Bundesliga thanks to a 1-0 win over Hannover at the Niedersachsenstadion.
Cologne came from behind to deal Borussia Dortmund's title hopes a blow with a 2-1 win at the Mungersdorferstadion.
Bayer Leverkusen picked up maximum points from a 1-0 win at Ingolstadt, although they could count themselves lucky to come away with the spoils from Bavaria.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored again to help Borussia Dortmund advance to the DFB Pokal quarterfinals with a 2-0 win at Augsburg on Wednesday.
Borussia Dortmund returned to within five points of Bayern Munich at the top of the Bundesliga with a 4-1 win over 10-man Eintracht Frankfurt at the Westfalenstadion.
Augsburg brought a successful end to one of the most memorable weeks in the club's history with a 2-1 win over Schalke, a result which lifted them out of the Bundesliga's relegation zone.
Bayern Munich ensured they will be leading the Bundesliga going into 2016 with a hard-fought 2-0 victory over Bavarian rivals Ingolstadt.
Javier Hernandez scored a hat-trick and Stefan Kiessling netted two goals as Bayer Leverkusen became the first team to beat Andre Schubert's Borussia Monchengladbach in the Bundesliga.
Borussia Dortmund reduced the gap on Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich to five points by becoming the first side to beat Wolfsburg on their own turf since March 2014.
Borussia Monchengladbach brought an end to Bayern Munich's unbeaten record this season with an emphatic 3-1 win which keeps them unbeaten in 10 games under Andre Schubert.
Hertha Berlin won the battle of fifth against sixth to move five points clear of Bayer Leverkusen with a 2-1 triumph at the Olympiastadion.
Schalke moved up to fourth in the Bundesliga on Friday thanks to a 3-1 win over Hannover, which ended a five-game wait for a win.
Borussia Dortmund bounced back in style from back-to-back defeats to pile even more misery on struggling Stuttgart with a 4-1 win at the Westfalenstadion.
Bayer Leverkusen and Schalke settled for a 1-1 draw on Sunday which would have left neither of the two sides happy in their pursuit of the top four in the Bundesliga.
Marco Reus scored his first goal since returning from a nearly nine-month injury layoff as Borussia Dortmund secured a 1-0 victory at Borussia Monchengladbach.
A last-gasp Robert Lewandowski penalty helped Bayern Munich come from behind to extend their winning run to 13 games in all competitions with a 2-1 triumph at Wolfsburg.
Robert Lewandowski equalled a 45-year record as Bayern Munich's march towards another Bundesliga title continued with a 2-1 win against Schalke.
Marco Reus made his first appearance of the season and Michy Batshuayi scored again as Borussia Dortmund moved to third in the Bundesliga with a 2-0 win at home over Hamburger SV on Saturday.
Kingsley Coman had a goal and an assist and Arjen Robbed added a late brace as Bayern Munich cruised into the semifinals of the DFB Pokal with a 6-0 win away to Paderborn on Tuesday.
Bayern Munich continued their march towards a record-extending sixth consecutive Bundesliga title with a 2-0 win at Mainz on Saturday.
Michy Batshuayi scored twice on his debut as Borussia Dortmund earned a much-needed win, seeing off basement boys Cologne 3-2 in a thriller.
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi has completed his move to Borussia Dortmund on loan until the end of the season.
Bayer Leverkusen struck twice in the second half to beat Mainz 05 2-0 on Sunday and reclaim second place in the Bundesliga on goal difference from Schalke 04.
Arsenal target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was booed by some of his own fans as Borussia Dortmund's winless start to 2018 continued with a disappointing draw at home to Freiburg.
Bayern Munich recovered from a dreadful start as they came back from two goals down to beat Hoffenheim 5-2 in the Bundesliga.
Thomas Muller reached a century of Bundesliga goals as Bayern Munich fought back to beat Werder Bremen 4-2.
Lowly Freiburg stunned RB Leipzig 2-1 in the Bundesliga on Saturday, coming from a goal down and scoring twice in four minutes to spoil their opponents' chance of cutting leaders Bayern Munich's advantage.
Shinji Kagawa rescued a point for Borussia Dortmund as they were held to a 1-1 draw at Hertha Berlin.
Borussia Dortmund were held 0-0 by draw specialist Wolfsburg on Sunday after leaving out Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from their squad for "disciplinary reasons" for the second time this season.
Bayern Munich have extended their lead at the top of the Bundesliga after securing a 3-1 victory at Bayer Leverkusen on the evening the division resumed after the winter break.
Bayern Munich held off a late charge from defending DFB Pokal champions Borussia Dortmund to win 2-1 and advance to the quarterfinals of the competition.
Bayer Leverkusen missed out on the chance to go second in the Bundesliga as they were held 4-4 by Hannover in an eight-goal thriller.
Christian Pulisic scored in the 89th minute to give Borussia Dortmund a 2-1 win over Hoffenheim on Saturday.
Sven Ulreich's penalty save in the fifth minute of added time helped earn Bayern Munich a 1-0 win at stubborn Stuttgart.
A Robert Lewandowski goal ended the resistance of rock bottom Cologne as Bayern Munich extended their Bundesliga lead to nine points with a 1-0 win.
Borussia Dortmund finally ended their winless streak in the Bundesliga by beating Mainz 2-0 in Peter Stoger's first game in charge on Tuesday.
RB Leipzig were held to a disappointing 1-1 draw at midtable VfL Wolfsburg on Tuesday to leave them seven points adrift of Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich.
Bayern Munich shrugged off a goalkeeping crisis to extend their lead at the top of the Bundesliga to eight points with a 1-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday.
Borussia Dortmund's awful run of results continued on Saturday when they were beaten 2-1 at home by Werder Bremen to heap further pressure on manager Peter Bosz.
Andriy Yarmolenko eased some of the pressure building on Borussia Dortmund head coach Peter Bosz by forcing a 1-1 draw at Bayer Leverkusen.
Bayern Munich defeated promoted Hannover 3-1 at the Allianz Arena on Saturday to increase their Bundesliga lead to six points.
Bayern Munich failed to extend their lead atop the Bundesliga table after Borussia Monchengladbach held on to beat the leaders 2-1 at Borussia-Park on Saturday,
Borussia Dortmund's miserable season hit a new low as they threw away a 4-0 half-time lead to draw 4-4 at home to derby rivals Schalke.
Schalke 04 earned their fourth win in their last five Bundesliga games with a 2-0 victory over visitors Hamburg SV that sent them into second place in the table.