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Hoffenheim edges Monchengladbach

Sinsheim, Germany (Sports Network) - Hoffenheim climbed to seventh place in the Bundesliga table on Sunday thanks to a 2-1 defeat of Borussia Monchengladbach at the Rhein-Neckar Arena.

Anthony Modeste gave the home side a vital goal just before the halftime break while Kevin Volland extended the lead just nine minutes after the restart.

Branimir Hrgota pulled one back for Monchengladbach with 15 minutes to go, but the visitors were unable to claim an equalizer as they remain on six points for the season, two points back of Hoffenheim.

Also in the Bundesliga on Sunday, Omar Elabdellaoui canceled out Omar Elabdellaoui's first-half goal to give Braunschweig it's first point of the season from a 1-1 draw with Nurnberg.

09/15 13:46:10 ET

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