Union Berlin is at the top of the Bundesliga for the first time in the club’s history
Union Berlin finished top of the table for the first time in their history with a 1-0 win in Cologne.
An early own goal by Timo Hubers was enough to win the summit, but shortly afterwards goalkeeper Marvin Schwabe missed the chance to make it 2-0 when goalkeeper Marvin Schwabe saved a penalty from Jordan Siebatcheu.
Cologne’s Luca Kilian was sent off with a yellow card nine minutes before the end.
Union’s lead was secured after Freiburg had to settle for second place after a goalless draw at home to Borussia Mönchengladbach.
Real Madrid maintained their two-point lead over Barcelona at the top of LaLiga after coming from behind against Mallorca 4-1.
Vedat Muriqi’s 35th-minute goal looked like the visitors would take the lead at half-time, but Federico Valverde equalized just before the break and Vinicius Jr, Rodrygo and Antonio Rüdiger turned things around in the second half.
Real Sociedad, Europa League winners against Manchester United at Old Trafford, lost 2-1 at table club Getafe, who celebrated their first win of the season.
Unbeaten Atalanta drew 1-1 at home with newly promoted Cremonese and missed a chance to secure first place in Serie A from Napoli.
Merih Demiral put the hosts ahead in the 74th minute but his goal was equalized by Emanuele Valeri four minutes later.
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