4 Takeaways from Borussia Dortmund’s DFB Pokal win over Gladbach

Borussia Dortmund moved on to the third round of the DFB Pokal on Wednesday night thanks to a Julian Brandt brace in 2-1 a come-from-behind victory. Here are four takeaways after the game.

Dortmund without Reus and Hummels against Gladbach in the DFB Pokal

Borussia Dortmund host Borussia Mönchengladbach in the second round of the DFB Pokal on Wednesday night. The Black and Yellows will have to do without their best centre-back.

#BVBBMG Pregame Presser | Favre: “We have to improve our pressing resistance”

Borussia Dortmund will host Borussia Mönchengladbach in the second DFB Pokal round on Wednesday night (ESPN3, 3.45 pm EST). Here is what Lucien Favre and Michael Zorc said before the game.

Episode 299: Let’s look at the positives

Dortmund’s 0-0 draw at Schalke was yet another underwhelming display. But instead of piling on, we decided to try to look at some of the positives and briefly look ahead to Wednesday’s cup fixture against Gladbach.

Zorc: “We’re not having a discussion about the coach”

Saturday’s scoreless draw in the Revierderby was one of many lacklustre performances by Borussia Dortmund. However, for sporting director Michael Zorc there’s no need to question Lucien Favre.

Marco Reus: “We are out of form individually and collectively”

Marco Reus spoke to reporters after a disappointing performance at the Revierderby on Saturday. The 30-year-old was very self-critical.

#S04BVB Post-Match Reactions | Favre: “We need to make more vertical runs”

Borussia Dortmund left the Veltins Arena with a lucky point after a scoreless draw on Saturday in the Revierderby. Here’s what the coaches said after the game.

#S04BVB Pregame Presser | Zorc: “This team needs to show it wants to win with every fibre”

The Revierderby is upon us and, as Friday’s pre-game presser revealed, the mood is already somewhat edgy as Lucien Favre and Michael Zorc barked at reporters for the better part 13 minutes.

Episode 298: Derbymuffen

Borussia Dortmund lacked the basic virtues in their 2-0 loss against Inter Milan. How will a team that lacks urgency fare in the Revierderby against an amped up Schalke? We fear for the worst.

At San Siro, Dortmund conserve energy for Revierderby

A smart Borussia Dortmund side laid low at the Giuseppe Meazza Stadium on Wednesday night, taking a calculated 2-0 loss to be fully fit for Saturday’s Revierderby against Schalke.