Ribery and Alaba help Bayern beat Frankfurt

A goal from Franck Ribery and a penalty by Austria international David Alaba put the Bavarians on 30 points. Schalke 04 are second after overcoming Werder Bremen 2-1 while Eintracht, without a win in three games, occupy third spot on 20.

Champions Borussia Dortmund eased past bottom club Augsburg 3-1, Robert Lewandowski netting twice and Marco Reus whipping in a curling free-kick from the tightest of angles to lift them up to fourth on 19 points.

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