Borussia Dortmund closed in on the Bundesliga top six with victory, while Bayer Leverkusen stumbled to a 1-1 draw at Cologne.
Cologne left it late to grab a point at home to Bayer Leverkusen in a 1-1 Rhineland derby draw.
Former Bayern Levekusen defender Emir Spahic has been banned for three months after fighting with a steward.
Borussia Dortmund responded to the news of Jurgen Klopp's imminent departure with a 3-0 victory over Paderborn,
Bayer Leverkusen moved third in the Bundesliga on goal difference with a 4-0 victory over Hannover.
Bayer Leverkusen sacked Emir Spahic on Sunday, with the defender under investigation on suspicion of assault.
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