Freiburg im Breisgau, often referred to as simply Freiburg, is a city in the southern German state of Baden-Württemberg. It is situated on the Dreisam river.
Freiburg im Breisgau is a well-known old university town and a gateway to the nearby Black Forest. The city's medieval minster with its characteristic openwork spire is one of the most famous cathedrals in Germany. The city is also know for its advanced ecological practices. This is an automatic compilation of DW content on Freiburg im Breisgau.
Freiburg authorities dropped an investigation into a banner displayed by football ultras calling a local far-right politician a "Nazi." A police probe into the incident was criticized by the city's football fan scene.
Nils Petersen scored with his first touch as Freiburg sneaked their first victory since the Bundesliga restart. For Borussia Mönchengladbach, the defeat puts them on the back foot in the race to secure a top four spot.
Bayern Munich survived a considerable scare in Freiburg as they left it late to go third in the Bundesliga. Robert Lewandowski was back among the goals, but it was Bayern’s younger stars who saved the day.
Borussia Mönchengladbach stormed back to the top of the Bundesliga with a 4-2 victory over Freiburg. The result put the Foals four points clear of fourth-place Bayern Munich, who visit Borussia Park next week.
Borussia Mönchengladbach and Freiburg were the big winners on a weekend where Robert Lewandowski broke yet another record. Elsewhere, a goalless Revierderby left rivals Schalke and Dortmund with contrasting emotions.