The league of Germany continues to surprise. Borussia Mönchengladbach defeated Werder Bremen 3-1 and takes hold in the sub-leader of the Bundesliga, three points over Bayern Munich and four behind the leader Borussia Dortmund.
Both teams obtained very similar statistics and only three points divided Bremen and Mönchengladbach. The visiting team seemed superior from the start to the end and before the first goal of the game the procedure and the position of the ball were alternated.
It should be noted the French striker Alassane Plea, who discovered with a hat-trick for visitors. The first goal of the match fell in the 39th minute after a feint inside the area and the player placed the ball blocked on the post.
In the complementary part, Plea appeared on two occasions in minutes 48 and 52. His goals were after a good preparation of the games by the visiting team, but they were sufficient to gain control of the game. The discount came from Nuri Sahin 59 minutes, but it was not enough to consume the reaction of the locals.
With this result, Borussia Mönchengladbach has reached 23 points, wins his fourth Bundesliga match in the last five games and remains in both European and local titles. On the other hand, Werder Bremen suffered its third stop and although it remains above the middle of a table, its aspirations are reduced only to qualify for European tournaments.