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Boateng scores first goal for Schalke; Bayern win

September 14, 2013 22:21 IST

Kevin-Prince Boateng scored his first goal for Schalke 04 on Saturday to earn his team a 1-0 win at Mainz 05 and champions Bayern Munich beat Hanover 96 2-0.

Schalke 04's Kevin Prince Boateng controls the ball during their German first division Bundesliga matchBoateng, who moved from AC Milan late in the transfer window, opened his account in the 34th minute to seal Schalke's first away win of the season.

Mario Mandzukic and Franck Ribery scored in the second half to put Bayern on 13 points from their first five games.

Stefan Kiessling struck twice in Bayer Leverkusen's 3-1 victory over VfL Wolfsburg and two goals from Vaclav Kadlec helped Eintracht Frankfurt win 3-0 at Werder Bremen, who had Franco di Santo sent off after only 26 minutes.

Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

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