Borussia Dortmund were reminiscent of last season’s Rückrunden woes in an embarrassing 3-1 loss against newly-promoted team Union Berlin on Saturday night.
Borussia Dortmund travelled without the injured Axel Witsel and Thorgan Hazard to Berlin for Saturday’s match against Union Berlin. Raphael Guerreiro made the trip as well.
Borussia Dortmund midfielder Axel Witsel will miss Saturday’s clash against Union Berlin due to a muscular injury, the club announced on Friday.
Borussia Dortmund were drawn in a Champions League group with Barcelona, Inter Milan and Slavia Prague. Meanwhile, in the Bundesliga, they dismantled 1. FC Köln 3-1 and face Union Berlin next. Textilvergehen’s Daniel Roßbach lends us his expertise to preview Saturday’s game.
The “Road to Istanbul” in the UEFA Champions League starts for Borussia Dortmund in Group F against, Barcelona, Inter Milan and Slavia Prague.
The UEFA announced on Wednesday that Borussia Dortmund will be honoured with the #EqualGame-award due to their long-term efforts in the fight against racism and because of the club’s clear position for human rights, refugees and asylum seekers. The award was just brought to life this year.
Borussia Dortmund will try to go 3-0 on Matchday three away to promoted side FC Union Berlin on Saturday night (6.30 pm CEST kick-off). Here’s what Lucien Favre and Michael Zorc said at the pre-game news conference on Thursday.
Borussia Dortmund have fallen from 7th to 13th in the UEFA ranking in the past two seasons. This season, they intend to climb the ranks again.
Hendrie Krüzen’s time at Borussia Dortmund was short-lived. Peter Bosz’s assistant coach talked about his dramatic five-month stint at BVB, why Lukasz Piszczek is important Dortmund and who the Black and Yellows might have signed.