Bundesliga wrap: Brooks paces Wolfsburg, Monchengladbach wins

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The Bundesliga is back, and with just one draw and lots of goals on the day there was plenty of excitement as the German top flight picked back up.

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With Bayern Munich already taking care of business on Friday, a number of clubs joined the reigning champions and their winning ways today, including American defender John Brooks and Wolfsburg.

The USMNT center back scored in his debut for the club in their 2-1 win over Weston McKennie and Schalke.

Meanwhile, Hertha Berlin, Augsburg, Eintracht Frankfurt and Borussia Monchengladbach all earned wins of their own.

For Monchengladbach, USMNT midfielder Fabian Johnson scored the game’s second goal after Jonas Hofmann converted from the penalty spot just minutes prior.


All of Saturday’s Bundesliga results

Wolfsburg 2-1 Schalke 04
Hertha Berlin 1-0 Nurnberg
Werder Bremen 1-1 Hannover 96
Fortuna Dusseldorf 1-2 Augsburg
Freiburg 0-2 Eintracht Frankfurt
Borussia Monchengladbach 2-0 Bayer Leverkusen