Darmstadt have a messy financial history as a club, but in 2015, they returned to the Bundesliga, only to be relegated after the following season. They now play in the second division.
Insolvency threatened the club's existence in 2008, but the "Lillies" later emerged from their financial problems to find their way back to the Bundesliga. This included two consecutive promotions in 2013-14 and 2014-15, but the club was relegated at the end of the 2016-17 campaign. For all the content on Darmstadt, check out all the news and updates from DW.com, collated below.
Ingolstadt came from behind at the break to beat Darmstadt and close the gap in the hotly-contested relegation battle. Earlier, Hertha Berlin returned to winning ways with a 2-0 victory at home to Augsburg.
Leaders Bayern Munich extended their lead at the top with a 3-0 win in Cologne. Elsewhere, rivals Borussia Dortmund thrashed Leverkusen to pile the pressure on Roger Schmidt and Gladbach beat Schalke in the top game.