Bayern Munich dropped Bundesliga points for only the second time this season, as Borussia Dortmund were defeated.
Stuttgart dropped to the bottom of the Bundesliga after losing the Baden-Wurttemberg derby with Hoffenheim 2-0.
Bayern Munich prepared for the Champions League with a 2-0 victory over Stuttgart on Saturday.
Vedad Ibisevic claims to have been a summer target for West Ham and admits he could leave Stuttgart in January.
Stuttgart midfielder Oriol Romeu, on loan from Chelsea, has admitted that he would be open to staying in Germany.
Stuttgart coach Armin Veh claims the burden of expectation is hampering his side after they were beaten 2-0 by Cologne.