Timo Werner scored a hat-trick to hand RB Leipzig a big win in Bundesliga
RB Leipzig kept hopes of lifting the German Bundesliga title alive with a 5-0 victory over Mainz 05 at the Opel Arena, with Timo Werner (3), Y. Poulsen (1) and M. Sabitzer (1) being on target for the visitors.
The Red Bulls are now languishing in the third position on the Bundesliga standings with 54 points, trailing league leaders Bayern by 7 points.
Elsewhere, Augsburg were 3-0 winners over Schalke 04 at the Veltins Arena. FC Koln and Dusseldorf encounter ended in a 2-2 stalemate.