Werder Bremen moved out of the Bundesliga's bottom three after a thumping 6-2 win over Stuttgart on Monday.
Bayern Munich were held 1-1 at home by Borussia Moenchengladbach on Saturday as Borussia Dortmund kept the Bundesliga title race alive.
Bayern Munich remain on course for a record-breaking fourth successive Bundesliga title with a 3-1 victory at Stuttgart.
Bayern Munich maintained their lead at the top of the Bundesliga with a hard-fought 1-0 win at home to Eintracht Frankfurt.
Former Germany goalkeeper Timo Hildebrand has confirmed he is to retire from football, at the age of 36.
Borussia Dortmund won 3-1 at Augsburg to move back to within five points of the Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich.
Bayern Munich remain five points clear of nearest Bundesliga rivals Borussia Dortmund after a goalless draw between Germany's top two sides on Saturday.
Hannover ended an eight-game losing streak and gave their hopes of Bundesliga survival a boost with a 2-1 win at Stuttgart on Saturday.
Borussia Dortmund kept up some pressure on Bayern Munich at the top of the Bundesliga with a 1-0 win at Bayer Leverkusen.
Bayern Munich came from behind to beat Darmstadt 3-1 and move 11 points clear at the top of the Bundesliga.
Bayer Leverkusen moved up to third in the Bundesliga for only the second time
this season thanks to a 2-1 win at Darmstadt on Saturday.
Jose Mourinho watched on as Borussia Dortmund failed to close the gap on Bayern with a goalless draw at Hertha Berlin.
Crystal Palace are bottom of the Europe-wide form table - and only one Premier League team makes the top 10.
Borussia Dortmund closed the gap on Bayern Munich back to eight points as they won 3-1 at Borussia Monchengladbach.
Former Borussia Dortmund winger Kevin Grosskreutz has joined VfB Stuttgart after a tough spell at Galatasaray.
Jurgen Kramny has been appointed as the full-time coach of Stuttgart on a contract until 2017
Bayern Munich made it a record-breaking first half of the season with a 1-0 Bundesliga win over Hannover .
Stuttgart wasted an opportunity to ease their relegation worries as they threw away a 1-0 lead against Werder Bremen to draw 1-1.
Borussia Dortmund bounced back from straight defeats to pile more misery on struggling Stuttgart with a 4-1 win.
Stuttgart have sacked head coach Alexander Zorniger after a poor start to the Bundesliga season.