Jan 25, 2014 at 2.30pm UK
Olic (35')
Trasch (59'), Arnold (82')
FT(HT: 1-1)
Rudnevs (29'), Bittencourt (50', 72')
Sakai (85')

Result: Hannover win at Wolfsburg

Hannover go to Wolfsburg in the Bundesliga and come away with a 3-1 win.

Hannover have produced a fine performance to beat Wolfsburg away from home in their first game in the second half of the Bundesliga season.

The hosts started the contest strongly with a lot of possession, but Hannover were defending rigidly. However, the away side had Ron-Robert Zieler to thank as he produced a fine save from Diego.

Hannover's Artjoms Rudnevs celebrates with Hanover's midfielder Leonardo Bittencourt after scoring the first goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match Wolfsburg vs Hanover 96 in Wolfsburg on January 25, 2014© Getty Images

A few minutes after that the visitors took the lead. Artjoms Rudnevs was played in by Mame Biram Diouf to finish coolly one-on-one to move his side ahead in the encounter.

However, the lead lasted just seven minutes as Ivica Olic pounced on a rebound in the box to tap in from close range.

When it was looking like Wolfsburg might go on to gain the advantage, Leonardo Bittencourt slammed the ball in low from the edge of the box.

Hanover's midfielder Leonardo Bittencourt celebrates after scoring the second goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match Wolfsburg vs Hanover 96 in Wolfsburg, central Germany, on January 25, 2014© Getty Images

After Kevin de Bruyne fizzed an effort from range over the bar, it got better for Hannover when Bittencourt added his second following a swift counter-attack.

Wolfsburg's Swiss defender Ricardo Rodriguez celebrates after scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match VfL Wolfsburg vs Hamburger SV in Wolfsburg on November 29, 2013
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