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Three things to look out for at Dortmund v Leverkusen

Here are three things to watch out for in BVB’s first high-profile match against Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday.

Julian Weigl: “Lucien Favre convinced me to stay”

Borussia Dortmund midfielder Julian Weigl was on the shortlist of players that should have left in the summer but ultimately stayed. The 23-year-old talks about his partnership with Axel Witsel, the German national team and addresses racism in sport and everyday life.

You’d hate it if Thomas Müller did it

After successfully recruiting Julian Brandt to the Westfalenstadion, Marco Reus has set his eyes on the next Bayer Leverkusen prospect.

“The Unteachables”

Dortmund’s early euphoria was massively dampened by Saturday’s 3-1 loss against Union Berlin as issues seem to prevail for BVB that call their long-term development into question.

Pathetic Dortmund lose 3-1 away to promoted Union Berlin

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.

The adventures of Hutselwei: Part II

After a stellar 5-1 win against FC Augsburg on the opening matchday, Borussia Dortmund were brought back to earth against Cologne. A distressing first half against the Billygoats has the warning lights flashing.

Brandt and Hakimi facilitate late comeback in Köln

Borussia Dortmund won a difficult away match in Cologne 3-1 after trailing 1-0 for over one hour on Friday. Substitutes Julian Brandt and Achraf Hakimi made the deciding difference.

Who was “Manni” Burgsmüller?

Borussia Dortmund’s elite scorer Manni Burgsmüller was honoured by the Yellow Wall on the opening Matchday. Matthias Suuck looks back at one of BVB’s greatest legend.

Opinion: Jadon Sancho should pass raise along to Dortmund fans

Borussia Dortmund raised Jadon Sancho’s annual salary from €3m to €6m according to Bild – an amount he couldn’t possibly spend anyway.

The Adventures of Hutselwei

Once upon a time, Borussia Dortmund beat FC Augsburg 5-1 last Saturday with suffocating dominance thanks to a newly emerging axis.