By Tom Adams
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Wolfsburg beat Borussia Monchengladbach whilst Nurnberg drew at Hannover.Wolfsburg chances of avoiding the drop in Die Bundesliga were given a boost after beating Borussia Monchengladbach, whilst Nurnberg drew at Hannover.
After losing Andres D'Alessandro to Portsmouth, Klaus Augenthaler's side moved into 12th position as they damaged the visitors' hopes of European football.
The Wolves edged in front late in the first half through Diego Klimowicz, and German international striker Mike Hanke capped the win with the second after 64 minutes.
Fellow strugglers Nurnberg picked up a point on their travels against ninth placed Hannover, although were on course for all three after Robert Vittek's 56 minute strike.
Jiri Stajner ensured the spoils were shared on 74 minutes when he beat Raphael Schafer in the Nurnberg goal.