Hamburg beat ten-man Hanover 3-1 despite not having Rafael van der Vaart in the squad to move up to 11th in the Bundesliga table, while Mainz beat Werder Bremen 3-2.
Hamburg's Dutch captain Rafael van der Vaart will potentially miss the rest of 2013 with his club after suffering an ankle injury in Netherlands' goalless draw with Colombia.
Japan fought back from two goal down to secure a 2-2 draw against the Netherlands, with Yuya Osako and Keisuke Honda cancelling out early goals form Rafael van der Vaart and Arjen Robben.
Hamburg rescued a point in a 3-3 draw on Sunday after going down three times to Stuttgart, while Wolfsburg battled back against Augsburg to win 2-1.
Robin van Persie registered a hat-trick as the Netherlands, who had already qualified for Brazil 2014, won 8-1 to dent opponents’ Hungary’s qualification hopes.
Pierre-Michel Lasogga led Hamburg's assault at Nurnberg, scoring a hat-trick in eight second-half minuted as Bert van Marwijk's men notched an impressive 5-0 victory to leave the Bundesliga relegation zone.