Paco Alcacer and Christian Pulisic earned Borussia Dortmund a 3-1 win over Stuttgart but it was not enough to keep them top.
Thomas Hitzlsperger has become the new sporting director at Stuttgart, replacing Michael Reschke in the role.
Bayern Munich were far from at their best against Stuttgart, but ultimately went on to claim a comfortable 4-1 win.
Stuttgart were no match for Bayern Munich on Sunday as the Bundesliga champions held off their spirited visitors and won 4-1.
Renato Sanches is reportedly interesting Paris Saint-Germain, but Bayern Munich coach Niko Kovac has told them to look elsewhere.
France and Stuttgart full-back Benjamin Pavard will join Bayern Munich at the end of the season.
Bayern Munich are said to want Benjamin Pavard at the end of the season, but the defender says he has not agreed a move.
Stuttgart captain Christian Gentner will not take any time out despite the death of his father at the weekend.
Christian Gentner's father passed away at the Mercedes-Benz Arena following Stuttgart's Bundesliga fixture with Hertha-Berlin.
Robert Lewandowski may be seen as the leading striker in the Bundesliga, yet Benjamin Pavard did not pick him as his toughest opponent.