Borussia Monchengladbach broke their jinx against neighbours Borussia Dortmund with a 4-2 home win that sent them up to fourth place in the table.
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Borussia Monchengladbach edged past Werder Bremen 1-0 thanks to defender Nico Elvedi's second-half header on Tuesday in the Bundesliga.
"We will not start chasing our players and ask them whether their wives are barbers," a Union Berlin spokesperson said.
The German Hairdresser Association has asked the German Football Association (DFB) why footballers have taken to the pitch with fresh haircuts.
Borussia Monchengladbach battled back from two goals down to stun champions Bayern Munich 3-2 on Friday.
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After years of tumult, Gladbach have reestablished themselves as a German footballing power, but can they take the next step and overthrow Bayern?
Borussia Monchengladbach's Marcus Thuram has been hit with a five-match ban for spitting in his opponent's face in Saturday's match.
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