Borussia Dortmund pulled four points clear of Schalke and Leverkusen on Sunday, solidifying their hold on second place in the Bundesliga with a 1-0 win away to Freiburg.
It was a sluggish performance from BVB on the whole, but Sebastian Kehl's looping goal from 30 yards proved to be the difference-maker for the visitors. Freiburg were unfortunate to see a good performance go unrewarded as they remained 17th, still deep in the relegation zone.
As always, there were several take-home messages from the action in Sunday's match. Click "Begin Slideshow" for a closer look at the main talking points.