Round-up: VfB Stuttgart outplayed Borussia Moenchengladbach 2-0 on Sunday to lift themselves further from the relegation zone.
Nuremburg beat Mainz 2-1 at home to end the visitors seven-match unbeaten run in the Bundesliga.
Shinji Kagawa was recalled to the Japan squad for Wednesday's home friendly against Latvia after returning to fitness.
Stuttgart are considering a move for Manchester United striker Federico Macheda.
Bayer Leverkusen edged past Nuremberg 1-0 courtesy of Stefan Kiessling's ninth goal of the season.
Round-up: Three moments of late magic helped Uzbekistan, Iraq and Qatar grab key 1-0 wins in World Cup qualifying on Wednesday.
Shinji Okazaki's late strike gave Japan a 2-1 victory in Oman on Wednesday, leaving the Asian champions on the brink of qualifying for the 2014 World Cup.
Manchester United's Shinji Kagawa has been left out of Japan's World Cup qualifier away to Oman next week as he recovers from a knee injury.
Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni named Manchester United's Shinji Kagawa in the squad for next month's World Cup qualifier against Iraq.
Japan named Manchester United's Shinji Kagawa in thei squad for a home friendly against Venezuela next week.
Round-up: Japan showed why they are Asian champions with a comprehensive win over Oman while Iran rode their luck in Uzbekistan.
Shinji Kagawa and Keisuke Honda have been named among a full-strength Japan squad for the final round of Asian 2014 World Cup qualifiers.
Schalke eased past Stuttgart 3-1, a fourth straight Bundesliga win putting them level on points with Bayern Munich at the top of the table.
Japan took their recent frustrations out on hapless Tajikistan by thrashing them 8-0 to go top of their 2014 World Cup qualifying group.
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