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Nurnberg vs Bremen

Probable starting line-ups:

Nurnberg: R. Schäfer - Chandler, Wollscheid, Wolf, Pinola - Simons - Hegeler, Gündogan, Cohen, Ekici - Eigler

Bremen: Wiese - Pasanen, Mertesacker, Prödl, Silvestre - Frings - Fritz, Borowski - Trinks - Pizarro, Wagner

Players out:

Nurnberg: Batz (not included), T. Ochs (not included), Bieler (not included), Judt (residue after hamstring), Frantz (toe problems), Sauter (not included), Bunjaku (residue after cartilage damage in the knee), Schieber (meniscus -OP)

Bremen: Vander (pubic bone inflammation), Wiedwald (not included), Andersen (not included), Boenisch (rehab after knee surgery), Naldo (rehab after knee surgery), Samuel (not included), Bargfrede (5 Yellow Card) , Husejinovic (not included), Ikeng (not included), D. Jensen (edema in the knee), Kroos (not included), Vranjes (not included), Ayik (torn ACL), Schindler (not included), Testroet (not included) , Thy (not included)

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Dortmund vs Mainz

Probable starting line-ups:

Dortmund: Weidenfeller - Piszczek, Subotic, Hummels, Schmelzer - S. Bender, Sahin - M. Götze, Lewandowski, Großkreutz - Barrios

Mainz: Wetklo - Bungert, Svensson, Noveski, Fuchs - Polanski, Fathi, Soto - Ivanschitz - Risse, Schürrle

Players out:

Dortmund: Focher (not included), Hornschuh (not included), Owomoyela (residue) Sobiech (not included), Kagawa (broken metatarsal), Kringe (Advanced Training), Ginczek (not included), Le Tallec (not included), Stiepermann (not taken into account) Zidan (hairline fracture of the spine)

Mainz: Gopko (not included), Loew (not included), Caligiuri (flu), Grimm (not included), Jeffrey (not included), Karhan (inner ligament tear), Simak (not included), Szalai (torn ACL)

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Leverkusen vs Schalke

Probable starting line-ups:

Leverkusen: Adler - Schwaab, Reinartz, Hyypiä, Kadlec - Ballack, Rolfes - Sam, Renato Augusto, Castro - Kießling

Schalke: Neuer - Uchida, Höwedes, Metzelder, Escudero - Kluge, Annan - Jurado, Edu - Raul, Gavranovic

Players out:

Leverkusen: Fernandez (not included), Giefer (not included), M. Friedrich (fracture of the scapula)

Schalke: Unnerstall (not included), Hoogland (knee surgery), Pachan (not included), Pander (toe inflammation), Kenia (ankle surgery), Moritz (patellar tendon), Pliatsikas (not included), Streit (not included), Farfan (Fifth yellow card), Loheider (not included), Bo. Müller (not included), Pourie (not included)

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Stuttgart vs Wolfsburg

Probable starting line-ups:

Stuttgart: Ulreich - Träsch, Tasci, Niedermeier, Molinaro - Gentner, Kuzmanovic - Gebhart, Hajnal, Okazaki - Pogrebnyak

Wolfsburg: Hitz - Pekarik, Kjaer, A. Friedrich, M. Schäfer - Riether, Polak, Cicero - Diego, Koo - Mandzukic

Players out:

Stuttgart: Ziegler (concussion), Boka (medial ligament tear), Boulahrouz (inflammation of the groin), Delpierre (red card suspension), Audel (cross-inner and outer ligament tear), Funk (part demolition of the MCL), Cacau (adductor problems), Harnik (5 Yellow Card ), Marica (not included)

Wolfsburg: Lenz (excluded), Karimov (not included), Klamt (not included), M. Schulze (not included), Cigerci (broken metatarsal), Kreuels (not included), Schindzielorz (not included), Wolze (not included), Helmes (thigh injury), Klos (not included), Polter (not included)

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Germany Bundesliga results 20/3

Leverkusen    2 - 0    Schalke           
Stuttgart    1 - 1    Wolfsburg