Monthly Archives: February 25, 2018

Bayern Munich to battle Chelsea for Borussia Dortmund ace

According to the latest reports from German newspaper BILD, Bayern Munich have joined the race to sign teenage Borussia Dortmund winger Christian Pulisic.   The 19-year-old American has also been linked with Premier League giants Chelsea, who have monitored the player’s performances for some time now. The Blues also have the added advantage of being…read more

Gomez: ‘Atalanta heads held high’

Atalanta captain Papu Gomez says they exited the Europa League “with heads held very high” after the defeat to Borussia Dortmund. The Orobici were beaten 4-3 on aggregate by the German giants, drawing 1-1 last night as a late goal saw them eliminated. “In every corner of our dressing room were your messages,” Gomez posted…read more

Percassi: ‘Atalanta, unthinkable to reality’

Atalanta President Antonio Percassi wrote an open letter to fans ahead of their Europa League showdown with Borussia Dortmund. They had been leading 2-1 in the first leg in Germany only to eventually lose 3-2 in stoppages. “Last Thursday at the Signal Iduna Park in Dortmund we experienced fantastic, unique emotions, in certain ways incredible…read more

Gasperini: ‘Atalanta could’ve won’

Gian Piero Gasperini felt Atalanta “went close to a winner” against Fiorentina and is looking forward to Borussia Dortmund. Andrea Petagna got his first Serie A goal since September, cancelling out the Milan Badelj opener in Bergamo for a 1-1 draw. “It was a good game against a strong opponent. We struggled at the start,…read more

Ilcic retains Atalanta belief

Atalanta’s Josip Ilcic believes his side can overturn their Europa League deficit against Borussia Dortmund but warns they must stop making mistakes. The Slovenian playmaker scored twice as La Dea went 2-1 at Signal Iduna Park, only for Michy Batshuayi’s double to give the German outfit a slender first leg advantage ahead of next week’s…read more

Dortmund CEO tells Sky he wants Chelsea striker on a permanent basis

Three goals in two games since he joined Borussia Dortmund on-loan from Chelsea, Belgian striker Michy Batshuayi is already the toast of the Bundesliga. Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke has been speaking to Sky Deutschland and has been explaining that the club have had their eye on the 24-year-old for some time. “We have been keeping…read more

Good news Man U fans: BVB star was a childhood fan… but costs over €100m

Borussia Dortmund are set to ask for more than €100 million for American wonderkid Christian Pulisic. The young Yellow & Black star has been excellent in recent months for the Bundesliga side, and is wanted by Liverpool and Manchester United. Fresh from having a go at recent €65m sale Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke wants…read more

Dortmund CEO makes incredible claim about Aubameyang behaviour

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been accused of not trying for Borussia Dortmund as he tried to force a move to Arsenal. The Gabon hitman completed a £57.5million move from the Bundesliga giants to The Emirates in January after a month-long chase by the Gunners.   Aubameyang was suspended by Dortmund last season for breaking rules when…read more

Milan will not sell Cutrone, amidst Dortmund links

Young AC Milan striker Patrick Cutrone will not be sold by the club, despite interest from German giants Borussia Dortmund. The 20-year-old Italian forward has broken onto the first-team scene in impressive fashion this season and has outscored the expensive summer signings such as Andre Silva and Nikola Kalinic. The youngster has found the back…read more

Stoger reveals why Borussia Dortmund won’t miss Aubameyang

Borussia Dortmund manager Peter Stoger talked to media ahead of tonight’s Bundesliga clash against Koln. The German tactician was asked his thoughts on Aubaeyang’s move to Arsenal and his words will make people talk in the coming hours. “I am happy that the transfer window has closed. There are no more rumours and speculations now”,…read more