BVB just finished their US-Tour. We compare our early pre-season observations, talk about Diallo, Morey, Götze’s stalling contract extension and answer listener questions.
Eintracht Frankfurt cashed €100m for Luka Jovic and Sebastien Haller. They could reinvest part of that in Dortmund-Dou Rode and Philipp.
BVB-Forward Maximilian Philipp seemed to be on his way to VfL Wolfsburg. Though the long-prepared move is probably not happening after all according to Sporting director Jörg Schmadtke.
Germany left-back Nico Schulz is in good spirits after spending his first two weeks with his new team Borussia Dortmund.
It’s pre-season, so not the time to read too much into single matches. However, there are a few observations we want to share.
Maximilian Phillip remained the only Borussia Dortmund player in friendlies versus Seattle Sounders and Liverpool without playing time — despite being fit.
The former Dortmund coach found the highest praise for BVB’s Jadon Sancho after the Black Yellows beat Liverpool 3-2 in Southbend, IN, on Friday.