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German League Bundesliga : Hertha, Bielefeld's Relegation Battle Ends Goalless

Relegation strugglers Hertha Berlin and Arminia bielefeld played out a goalless draw in their bundesliga match in the German Capital.

Bielefeld had the better of the chances throughout, with manuel prietl's first half shot from outside the box forcing keeper Alexander Schwolow to react quickly and tip the ball over the bar.

Schwolow was called into action again ten minutes after the restart, saving AMOS Pieper's header from a corner before the referee brought the game to an end.

The draw saw Bielefeld, 16th on 31 points, move two clear of the automatic relegation spots and level on points with 15th placed werder Bremen and Hertha in 14th.