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Wolfsburg 2-0 Hertha Berlin – Points secure for Wolfsburg as they ease past Hertha Berlin 2-0

Technical card:
Wolfsburg: Rune Jarstein, Niklas Stark, Marton Dardai, Lukas Klunter, Deyovaisio Zeefuik, Sami Khedira, Lucas Tousart, Maximilian Mittelstadt, Matheus Cunha, Nemanja Radonjic and Vladimir Darida
Hertha Berlin: Koen Casteels, Kevin Mbabu, Maxence Lacroix, Marin Pongracic, Paulo Otavio, Ridle Baku, Maximilian Arnold, Yannick Gerhardt, Xaver Schlager, Renato Steffen and Wout Weghorst
Stadium: The Volkswagen Arena
Goals: Lukas Klunter (1-0, min. 37) and Maxence Lacroix (2-0, min. 89)

Wolfsburg enjoyed a mesmerising home victory against Hertha Berlin at The Volkswagen Arena on Saturday. Wolfsburg were looking to continue their run after winning last match. Hertha Berlin lost 3-0 in the last match they played against RB Leipzig. As the table looks today, Wolfsburg are in 3rd place on the table and has 45 points while Hertha Berlin sit in 15th with 18 points after 23 matches.

Wolfsburg started strongly in the first half, thanks to Lukas Klunter opening the scoring in the 37th minute, to take a 1-0 lead into half time.

Wolfsburg continued to pile on the pressure the second half and were rewarded, beginning with a goal from Maxence Lacroix just before the final whistle, which sealed the victory for Wolfsburg.

For Wolfsburg Josuha Guilavogui, Bartosz Bialek, Joao Victor, Maximilian Philipp and Admir Mehmedi came on for Kevin Mbabu, Wout Weghorst, Renato Steffen, Maximilian Arnold and Xaver Schlager, while Hertha Berlin brought on Krzysztof Piatek, Jhon Cordoba, Matteo Guendouzi, Dodi Lukebakio and Luca Netz to replace Matheus Cunha, Nemanja Radonjic, Sami Khedira, Vladimir Darida and Deyovaisio Zeefuik.

The referee booked Paulo Otavio, Kevin Mbabu, Marin Pongracic and Bartosz Bialek and Marin Pongracic (2 yellow cards) saw the red card, for Wolfsburg.

Wolfsburg will next play Hoffenheim away, with Hertha Berlin facing Augsburg at home.

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