Stuttgart, who finished three points below Frankfurt in the German Bundesliga, joined already-relegated Hannover in the second tier
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Werder Bremen grabbed a better start into the second half as Anthony Ujah tested Stuttgart's goalkeeper Przemyslaw Tyton in the 59th minute. As the match progressed, Stuttgart retracted allowing Bremen to level the scores through Ujah at the 71st minute.
Bayern Munich extended their lead at the top of the Bundesliga with a thumping 4-0 win over VfB Stuttgart.
Schalke's poor season start continued with a 2-1 loss at Hannover, where the visitors finished with nine players and the hosts 10. Bayer Leverkusen beat Borussia Moenchengladbach 4-2, and Freiburg drew 3-3 at Hoffenheim, where three players were sent off.
The 28-year-old Hilbert, who won the 2007 Bundesliga title with VfB Stuttgart, trained with Leverkusen on Friday.
Petkovic, a former world number nine whose ranking has sunk to 109 after a series of injuries, will tackle Simona Halep in the final.
Federer, who is using the tournament as a tune-up for the defence of his title at the All England Club later this month, needed just 67 minutes to see off Stebe in what was the Swiss star's first outing since losing to Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the last eight at Roland Garros.
No German team has won the treble of European Cup, domestic league and cup titles before, and Bayern are bidding to become only the seventh side in Europe to achieve the feat.
Macheda, 21, has made just 22 Premier League appearances for United, scoring four goals, as well as four appearances in the Champions League.
Next Thursday, the Bundesliga trio of Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund and Schalke 04 will discover their Champions League last 16 opponents after all three finished top of their groups.
Rome police say dozens of fans of Italian team Lazio wielding cobblestones, knives and metal rods attacked Tottenham supporters out drinking before their Europa League match.
Former world number one Lleyton Hewitt crashed to a straight-sets defeat to youngster Cedrik-Marcel Stebe on Sunday as Germany claimed a 3-2 Davis Cup World Group play-off win over Australia.
Teenager Bernard Tomic had to come from behind to give Australia a 1-0 lead in their Davis Cup World Group play-off match against Germany here on Friday.
Bayern Munich floored ten-man VfB Stuttgart 6-1 on Sunday, with Germany's Thomas Mueller scoring twice, to finish the second weekend of the Bundesliga season at the top of the table.
Fifth seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga completed a 6-2, 4-6, 6-2, 6-1 win over German qualifier Cedrik-Marcel Stebe, while sixth seed David Ferrer of Spain coasted past Benoit Paire of France 6-3, 6-3, 6-2 in the French Open second round.
Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp has said he is relishing leading his team out at Germany's "Wembley" as his side look to make history again against Bayern Munich in Saturday's German cup final.
Hamburger SV striker Paolo Guerrero has been banned for eight matches for a tackle from behind during a Bundesliga match.
Top-ranked Novak Djokovic played his first match since winning the Australian Open, shaking off the rust to beat Cedrik-Marcel Stebe 6-4, 6-2 on Monday in the first round of the Dubai Tennis Championships.