Where was Dortmund captain Marcel Schmelzer? Despite being fit he didn't make it into the squad against Leverkusen. Is his Dortmund captaincy over? Will he suffer the same fate as former captains Benedikt Höwedes and Michael Ballack?
After 55 seasons in the Bundesliga's top flight, Hamburg have been relegated despite victory on the final day. Elsewhere, Borussia Dortmund clinched fourth by the skin of their teeth as Hoffenheim claimed third.
Roman Weidenfeller said goodbye to Borussia Dortmund's fans after 16 years on Saturday. But their 2-1 home loss to Mainz is further proof that he shouldn't be the only long-serving player to exit, says DW's Matt Pearson.
After another tumultuous and largely unsatisfying season, Borussia Dortmund are rebuilding again. CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke wants to place the emphasis on responsibility, leadership and identity.
English teenager Jadon Sancho starred as Borussia Dortmund bounced back from their derby defeat with a 4-0 thumping of Bayer Leverkusen. Seemingly doomed Hamburg have hope after beating Freiburg.
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