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Only Bayern and Hamburg SV perfect in Bundesliga
August 20th, 2007 7AM
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[GERMANY SCOREBOARD] After two weeks of action, only Bayern Munich and Hamburg SV boast perfect records in the Bundesliga. HSV won its second game of the young season 1-0 over Bayer Leverkusen on Rafael van der Vaart penalty kick. Bayern, which opened the season with a 3-0 win over Hansa Rostock, followed up with a 4-0 thumping of Werder Bremen.

For other teams -- FC Schalke, Arminia Bielefeld, VfL Bochum, Eintracht Frankfurt -- are undefeated with a win and a tie.

Two Bayern newcomers, Frenchman Franck Ribery and Italian Luca Toni sparkled against Breman and score once each. Another offseason signing, Hamit Altintop, and Andreas Ottl rounded out the scoring in what was a homecoming for Miroslav Klose, who was booed by Werder Bremen fans.

Schalke 04 routed Ruhr rivals Borussia Dortmund 4-1 in Gelsenkirchen on goals by Marcelo Bordon, Christian, Gerald Asamoah and Kevin Kuranyi.

Defending champions Stuttgart fell, 3-1, at Hertha Berlin.

GERMANY, Bundesliga
Aug. 17-19, Day 2
Karlsruhe 1 (Franz 37) Hanover 96 2 (Hanke 55, Balitsch 75)
Energie Cottbus 1 (Skela 49) VfL Bochum 2 (Bechman 14, 42)
Hamburg SV 1 (van der Vaart 64 pen) Bayer Leverkusen 0
Arminia Bielefeld 2 (Kucera 68, Wichniarek 80) Eintracht Frankfurt 2 (Meier 87, Russ 89)
MSV Duisburg 1 (Lavric 88) VfL Wolfsburg 3 (Marcelinho 41, Madlung 52, Rady 72)
Hansa Rostock 1 (Orestes 63) Nuremberg 2 (Galasek 16, Kluge 25)Hertha Berlin 3 VfB Stuttgart 1
Schalke 04 4 (Bordón 11, Pander 31, Asamoah 59, Kuranyi 78) Borussia Dortmund 1 (Valdez 66)
Werder Bremen 0 Bayern Munich 4 (Ribery 31 pen, Toni 51, Altintop 79, Ottl 87)



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