Anthony Modeste struck twice in the second half to heave Cologne back from two goals down and earn them a 2-2 draw against Bayer Leverkusen.
Ihlas Bebou scored a double to inspire Hoffenheim to a 5-0 home demolition of Cologne to lift them up to eighth in the Bundesliga standings.
Amadou Haidara's second-half goal rescued a 1-1 draw for RB Leipzig at Cologne, helping the side avoid their third straight league defeat.
Defending champions Bayern Munich secured their first win of the Bundesliga campaign with a 3-2 victory over battling Cologne on Sunday.
The 2021-22 Bundesliga season kicks off on Friday, and ESPN's Derek Rae breaks down what to expect from each and every team in the table.
Several clubs have announced they will light up their stadiums with rainbow colours during the Euro 2020 clash between Germany and Hungary.
Second division club Holstein Kiel stunned top flight hosts Cologne 1-0 in their Bundeliga promotion/relegation playoff first leg match.
Can Robert Lewandowski score a record 41st goal? Who will stay up? Who will go down? There's plenty left to resolve on the Bundesliga's final day.
Cologne's Ondrej Duda struck twice in the first half to help them to a nervous 3-2 win at Augsburg on Friday.
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