Franck Ribery did his Balon d’Or credentials no harm as he returned from injury to inspire Bayern Munich to a 7-0 win in Bremen.
Germany will be determined to counter their growing reputation for heroic failure - a trait at odds with their trophy-filled past.
Arjen Robben hit his 50th and 51st league goal for Bayern Munich as the Bavarians beat Eintracht Braunschweig 2-0.
Tom Adams finds it hard to take many positives from England's performance against an understrength Germany.
England slumped to back-to-back defeats at Wembley for the first time since 1977 as Germany beat the hosts 1-0 in a friendly.
Bayern Munich broke the record for the longest undefeated run in Bundesliga history with a 3-0 win over Augsburg.
Bayern Munich returned to the top of the Bundesliga table after a hard-fought 2-1 win over Hoffenheim.
Bayern Munich could be without midfielders Arjen Robben and Toni Kroos when they take on Hoffenheim.
Bayern Munich came up against a determined Hertha Berlin side but emerged with a 3-2 victory.
Round-up: Second placed Borussia Dortmund kept the pressure on Bayern Munich by winning 3-1 at local rivals Schalke.
Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben and Toni Kroos will be fit for their next Bundesliga match despite both going off injured in the first half of Saturday's 3-2 win
Big-money signing Mario Goetze inspired Bayern Munich to four second-half goals to see off FSV Mainz 05 4-1.
Germany's hopes of ending an 18-year wait for international success hinge on the sealing of a porous defence.
Belgium, Germany and Switzerland have secured their places at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, with Russia almost certain to join them.
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