1860 Munich reinforced its ambitions for promotion in the 3rd division. The Lions won the Munich derby at Türkgücu 2-0 (0-0) and reduced the gap to second place, at least temporarily, to two points. Richard Neudecker (59th) and Semi Belkahia (83rd) scored for coach Michael Köllner’s team.
In the relegation battle, 1.FC Kaiserslautern celebrated an important success against newly promoted 1. FC Saarbrücken. The four-time German champions won 2: 1 (2: 1) with a brace from Daniel Hanslik (11th, 24th) and are only relegated because of the poorer goal difference against Bayern Munich II.
The Palatinate overtook the KFC Uerdingen. In the first game after the dismissal of coach Stefan Krämer, Krefeld lost to SC Verl with 0: 3 (0: 2). Mael Corboz (19th), Sascha Korb (38th) and Lars Ritzka (77th) were successful for the newcomer who moved up to sixth place in the table.
Meanwhile, the 1.FC Magdeburg after four wins in a row did not get beyond a 0-0 against FSV Zwickau. The FCM must continue to look down, the lead on the relegated ranks is four points.
In a duel between two teams from the middle of the table, Viktoria Köln achieved a sovereign 2-0 (1-0) home win over Halleschen FC. Mike Wunderlich (32nd) and Simon Handle (58th) were successful for the people of Domstadt.