31 Jan 2009

Hamburg go top of Bundesliga

3:03 pm on 31 January 2009

Hamburg SV has beaten German football champions Bayern Munich 1-0 in the first game after the six-week holiday break to go top of the Bundesliga.

Hosts Hamburg grabbed the winner a minute before halftime when Mladen Petric headed the ball over keeper Michael Rensing.

Hamburg have 36 points and Bayern are third on 35.