Mainz lose momentum at Freiburg
Mainz missed a chance to take over the lead in the Bundesliga and suffered their first loss on the road this season by a single goal at Freiburg.
Papiss Demba Cisse scored the only goal of the game for Freiburg from the penalty spot in the 64th minute. Freiburg have now won four of the last five matches at home and have 18 points and lie in eighth place.
Mainz remain second in the league with 24 points, but have scored just one goal in their last four Bundesliga matches and have lost four of their last five games, including in the German Cup at second division Alemannia Aachen.
Freiburg had the first chance of the game in the third minute with Anton Putsila's long blast which Mainz goalkeeper
The hosts remained the more offensive and missed another chance five minutes before the break with
Mainz could not find much in the way of attack and saw Freiburg have another opportunity 11 minutes after the break with Wetklo doing a fine job to save
Freiburg took the lead after 64 minutes from the spot through Cisse.
The hosts nearly doubled the advantage just four minutes later but
But they missed a chance in the 85th minute when