Bayern Munich made a perfect start to the Bundesliga season with a convincing 3-0 win at local rival and top-flight newcomer Greuther Furth.
Furth rarely threatened
Hanno Balitsch scored the only goal as Nurnberg secured its first win over Hamburg in 20 years.
Balitsch netted in the 68th minute to seal a 1-0 victory, lashing home from close range after
Hamburg nearly grabbed a point but
Fortuna Dusseldorf marked its return to the top flight after 15 years with a 2-0 win at Augsburg, thanks to a brace from Dani Schahin.
Elsewhere, Mainz fought back from a goal down to rescue a 1-1 draw at Freiburg.
Eintracht Frankfurt came from behind to defeat Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 on its return to the top-flight.
Stefan Kiessling gave Leverkusen the lead after half-an-hour but Frankfurt was unfortunate not to find an equaliser before the break.
Stefan Aigner levelled in the 57th minute before Martin Lanig headed in a winner in the 82nd minute giving Armin Veh's side a winning start after one season in the second tier.
In the evening's late game, Bas Dost scored a last-gasp goal on his Wolfsburg debut to seal a narrow 1-0 victory at Stuttgart, which missed a penalty.
Vedad Ibisevic spurned the chance to put Stuttgart in front in the 87th minute when his spot-kick was saved by Diego Benaglio, and less than three minutes later, Dost clinched victory for the Wolves, who managed only three wins on their travels all of last season.
Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels insists the UEFA Champions League final will not be his last game for the club.