Video: Dortmund Lose As Bayern Triumphed

"One day you're very bad and everything is a disaster. The next, you're a super team. Unfortunately, that's football" - Arjen Robben, Bayern Munich
Leader Borussia Dortmund lost 1-0 at Hoffenheim on Saturday for only its third defeat of the Bundesliga season, and Arjen Robben scored a hat trick as Bayern Munich.

Vedad Ibisevic scored for Hoffenheim in the 63rd minute, and Lucas Barrios missed the chance to equalize in injury time when he shot wide from close range. "We didn't manage to deliver the decisive blow. We don't forget the basics after a victory and of course we don't after a loss either. We made a few mistakes, which is absolutely human, but the team did not show an attitude problem," Dortmund coach Juergen Klopp said. Dortmund is 12 points ahead of second-place Bayer Leverkusen, which is at Mainz on Sunday.

In Saturday's late game, Brazilian defender Dante scored in injury time to earn Borussia Moenchengladbach a 1-1 draw at Werder Bremen. Sandro Wagner gave Werder a deserved lead in the 39th, when his diving header deflected Claudio Pizarro's cross past Logan Bailly. Marko Arnautovic hit the post for Werder before Dante's equalizer. Bremen climbs to 12th, three points above the relegation zone, while Moenchengladbach remains bottom.

Bayern Munich shook off its recent poor results and the turmoil surrounding coach Louis van Gaal to climb to fourth place after an emphatic 6-0 win over Hamburg. The club decided this week to end Van Gaal's contract at the end of the season after being knocked out of the German Cup and losing hope of retaining its Bundesliga title. "Today we could see again how Bayern can play. Now we have a very good result and it is good too for the (upcoming Champions League) game against Inter Milan," Van Gaal said.

Robben opened the scoring for Bayern in the 40th with a powerful shot and scored again from a free kick after the interval, before adding his eighth goal in as many league games this season in the 55th. The Dutch winger then set up Franck Ribery for Bayern's fourth goal, when the Frenchman chipped the ball over Rost from close range in the 64th. Thomas Mueller also scored before Ribery's trickery forced a late own goal from Heiko Westermann.

"One day you're very bad and everything is a disaster. The next, you're a super team. Unfortunately, that's football," Robben said.

Schalke substitute Angelos Charisteas was 52 seconds into his club debut when he scored the winner with his first touch of the ball in the 84th. "I'm very happy. I trained a lot in the last few weeks and got my chance today. I'm happy to have scored the winner," Charisteas said.

Schalke had taken the lead after a mistake from Ralf Faehrmann gifted the host a penalty in the 45th. The Frankfurt goalkeeper failed to notice Raul Gonzalez lurking behind as he prepared to kick the ball into play, and had no option but to foul the Spaniard to prevent him from scoring. Jose Manuel Jurado converted the spot kick. Defender Georgios Tzavellas equalized for Frankfurt in the 70th - the club's first goal in 2011 but was not enough to stop it sliding just two points above the relegation zone.

Meanwhile, Nurnberg won 2-1 at Wolfsburg and Kaiserslautern had a 2-1 win over visiting Freiburg. Nurnberg made it eight wins in a row at Wolfsburg, where Per Nilsson scored an injury-time winner. Mario Madzukic gave Wolfsburg the lead, before Philipp Wollscheid equalized in first-half injury time. Erwin Hoffer scored the winner for Kaiserslautern in injury time to move the club out of the relegation zone. Adam Nemec's own goal opened the scoring for Freiburg in the 21st, but he made amends in the 33rd by netting the equalizer.

Selected Video Highlights - 2010/11 German Bundesliga, Week 26

Wolfsburg 1 - 2 Nurnberg

Kaiserslautern 2 - 1 Freiburg

Schalke 2 - 1 Eintracht Frankfurt

Bayern Munich 6 - 0 Hamburg

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