The Bundesliga returned on Friday and served up its usual array of drama, with Bayern Munich getting off to a flying start with a 2-1 win over Wolfsburg, Bayer Leverkusen stunning Borussia Dortmund and Schalke's slump continuing. Goal picks out the best talent on show in Germany from the first week of the 2014-15 campaign.
In goal, we have Kevin Trapp of Eintracht Frankfurt, who was one of the stars of the show as his side claimed a narrow victory over Freiburg.
Fresh from his World Cup-winning exploits, Philipp Lahm delivered a typically assured performance for Bayern Munich, Emir Spahic helped to keep Dortmund quiet and Ermin Bicakcic stood out in Hoffenheim's 2-0 win over Augsburg.
Arjen Robben was the most threatening player on the park for Bayern, Sebastian Rudy joins Bicakcic, Valon Behrami had an impressive debut for Hamburg and Karim Bellarabi made history by scoring the fastest goal in Bundesliga history against BVB.
Stefan Kiessling rounded off the victory at Signal Iduna Park, Julian Schieber scored twice in his first Bundesliga appearance for Hertha Berlin and Haris Seferovic scored the only goal in Frankfurt's win over Freiburg.