Match ends, Borussia Dortmund 3, Bayer 04 Leverkusen 0.
Borussia Dortmund regained top spot with an emphatic victory over Bayer Leverkusen as they extended their club record winning run to 11 games.
Dortmund were under pressure to keep apace with Bayern Munich after their 3-0 win over Darmstadt on Saturday but responded with a commanding display.
Jonas Hofmann opened the scoring after he was picked out by Shinji Kagawa, who added a second from close range.
Striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang sealed the result with a penalty.
Dortmund have won all 11 games since new coach Thomas Tuchel replaced Jurgen Klopp in the summer.
Elsewhere, Schalke won 1-0 away to Stuttgart while Augsburg clinched a 2-0 home victory over Hannover.
- 25PapastathopoulosBooked at 61mins
- 7HofmannSubstituted forJanuzajat 64'minutes
- 10MkhitaryanSubstituted forRamosat 81'minutes
- 17AubameyangSubstituted forCastroat 88'minutes
- 3Park Joo-Ho
- 5PapadopoulosBooked at 71mins
- 18WendellBooked at 73mins
- 38BellarabiSubstituted forHenrichsat 78'minutes
- 23KramerSubstituted forBrandtat 45'minutes
- 44KamplBooked at 41mins
- 11KießlingSubstituted forMehmediat 45'minutes
- Deniz Aytekin
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Borussia Dortmund 3, Bayer 04 Leverkusen 0.
Attempt missed. Giulio Donati (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right following a set piece situation.
Foul by Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund).
Admir Mehmedi (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Gonzalo Castro (Borussia Dortmund) hits the right post with a right footed shot from the centre of the box.
Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Javier Hernández (Bayer 04 Leverkusen).
Substitution, Borussia Dortmund. Gonzalo Castro replaces Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
Attempt missed. Marcel Schmelzer (Borussia Dortmund) left footed shot from outside the box is too high following a corner.
Corner, Borussia Dortmund. Conceded by Bernd Leno.
Attempt saved. Marcel Schmelzer (Borussia Dortmund) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
Attempt saved. Ilkay Gündogan (Borussia Dortmund) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Adnan Januzaj.
Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Foul by Benjamin Henrichs (Bayer 04 Leverkusen).
Ilkay Gündogan (Borussia Dortmund) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Dangerous play by Kevin Kampl (Bayer 04 Leverkusen).
Attempt missed. Shinji Kagawa (Borussia Dortmund) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Julian Weigl.
Attempt blocked. Adrián Ramos (Borussia Dortmund) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Marcel Schmelzer.
Substitution, Borussia Dortmund. Adrián Ramos replaces Henrikh Mkhitaryan.