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2016/2017 German Bundesliga
  • Fin Bartels (59')
  • Jaroslav Drobny (39')
  • André Schürrle (5')
  • Lukasz Piszczek (71')

Lukasz Piszczek goal gives Dortmund win at Werder Bremen

Lukasz Piszczek scores Borussia Dortmund's winning goal. Stuart Franklin/Bongarts/Getty Images

Borussia Dortmund went fourth after ending a run of three Bundesliga games without a win with a 2-1 victory at 10-man Werder Bremen.

Andre Schurrle put the visitors ahead after five minutes before home goalkeeper Jaroslav Drobny was sent off in the 39th minute for a professional foul.

Fin Bartels levelled the scores just before the hour mark before Dortmund responded to seal victory through Lukasz Piszczek in the 71st minute.

German Bundesliga Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Bayern Munich 30 +50 70
2 Borussia Dortmund 30 +36 69
3 RB Leipzig 30 +34 61
4 Eintracht Frankfurt 30 +23 53
5 Borussia Monchengladbach 30 +12 51
6 TSG Hoffenheim 30 +24 50
7 Bayer Leverkusen 30 +5 48
8 Werder Bremen 30 +10 46
9 VfL Wolfsburg 30 +3 46
10 Fortuna Düsseldorf 30 -19 37
11 Hertha Berlin 30 -7 36
12 Mainz 30 -14 36
13 SC Freiburg 30 -15 32
14 FC Augsburg 30 -9 31
15 Schalke 04 30 -20 27
16 VfB Stuttgart 30 -40 21
17 Nurnberg 30 -32 18
18 Hannover 96 30 -41 15