Timo Werner scored his twenty fifth goal of the Bundesliga season as RB Leipzig saved hotfoot with Borussia Dortmund within the proceed for a high-two enact by a success four-2 in an provocative sport in Cologne.
The coveted forward took advantage of disastrous defending to ranking all through a spell of three targets in seven minutes in a manic second 1/2.
Leipzig reside two ingredients within the support of Dortmund with five video games last.
It changed into the predominant Bundesliga sport to be played in June since 1995.
Cologne had taken an early lead through Jhon Cordoba, the striker hammering in a rebound after a shot towards the post.
But Patrik Schick soon headed Leipzig level and Christopher Nkunku despatched them in to 1/2-time ahead with a satisfying dinked enact from Konrad Laimer’s honest coast.
Werner scored with ease when Cologne inexplicably left no one support from their very have nook and Leipzig goalkeeper Peter Gulacsi changed into in a position to carry the ball and ship him certain on goal with a protracted punt downfield.
Anthony Modeste pulled a goal support with an very perfect curler from 20 yards but Dani Olmo directly made it four-2 from the perimeter of the box after a nook changed into cleared.
Cologne had been then awarded a penalty when Modeste went down, but referee Christian Dingert overturned his dedication after a Video Assistant Referee video show take a look at.