Relegation-threatened Braunschweig beat Hannover

Eintracht Braunschweig grabbed a lifeline in its fight against Bundesliga relegation with a 3-0 win over rival Hannover in the Lower Saxony derby on Sunday. “They were three very important points from a game of high emotions,” Braunschweig coach Thorsten Lieberknecht said. “We’ve shown that we want to hang on like limpets (in the Bundesliga).”AP