Franck Ribery scored both goals as Bayern Munich remained perfect with a 2-0 win over Hoffenheim, Schalke thrashed former coach Felix Magath's Wolfsburg 3-0, and Hamburg continued their renaissance.
Scotland's FIFA World Cup campaign stuttered again, with Kenny Miller equalising to save a 1-1 draw at home to FYR Macedonia.
FIFA.com looks back at a weekend which saw Paris Saint-Germain, AC Milan and Borussia Dortmund conserve their status as league leaders, and Real Madrid continue their seemingly unstoppable march to the Spanish title.
Macedonia and Slovakia played out a lacklustre 1-1 draw to bring an end to their respective UEFA EURO 2012 qualifying campaigns in Group B, with Juraj Piroska and Nikolce Noveski the two men on target.
Mainz defeated visitors Nurnberg 3-0 at the Stadion am Bruchweg tonight, closing the gap on Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund to four points.
Mainz 05 have caused a sensation at the top of the Bundesliga with seven wins from seven. FIFA.com takes a closer look at Thomas Tuchel's so-called 'boy band'.