“Fraud”: Auer City Council faces criminal charges against Storks

The frustration is deep in Aue: After the 0-1 defeat on 34 Matchday at SV Darmstadt 98, the anger about various mistakes and the resulting slippage of the FC Erzgebirge on the Relegationsrang now suspects a resident city council fraud and wants referee Sören Bring Storks to justice. “There is at least the initial suspicion…read more

Stöger and an “unfamiliar feeling”

A victory is missing Borussia Dortmund at the end of a turbulent season nor the Champions League qualification. In front of their own audience, BVB could make everything clear on Saturday against FSV Mainz 05. “That,” says coach Peter Stöger before his possibly last home game at the Dortmund Bank, “would be a nice story.”…read more

Stoeger or Favre? The conceivable BVB scenarios

After the Derbypleite on Schalke saw Peter Stöger once again exposed to fierce criticism. The Austrian himself was annoyed. That his time as BVB coach ends in the summer, but has not yet decided – two scenarios are conceivable. When Peter Stöger was coached by Borussia Dortmund shortly after his release at 1. FC Köln,…read more

Weidenfeller criticizes teammates

Roman Weidenfeller shares before the district derby against Schalke against his own teammates. Among other things, he accuses them of too much selfishness. Revierderby record player Roman Weidenfeller has criticized his BVB team-mates between the FC Schalke 04 and Borussia Dortmund before the 174th edition of the Ruhrpott classic and accused them to great egotism….read more

Revierderby ensures amateur trouble

The scheduling of the Revierderbys between Schalke and the BVB draws big trouble in amateur football. Games are postponed, coaches grumble. The 174th Revierderby between Schalke 04 and Borussia Dortmund causes great annoyance in the amateur footballers of the region – because it is kicked off on Sunday (15.30 clock in LIVETICKER). Around 250 games…read more

Borussia Dortmund renews with talisman player

Polish Lukas Piszczek renewed contract with Borussia Dortmund until 2020. Polish footballer Lukasz Piszczek has renewed his contract with Borussia Dortmund until 2020, the club said in a statement on Tuesday. “We are pleased to be able to renew with a player who is very important to our fans,” said Dortmund Managing Director Hans-Joachim Watzke….read more

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

Borussia Dortmund want Sevilla forward Ben Yedder to replace Aubameyang

Borussia Dortmund could make a move for Sevilla’s Wissam Ben Yedder if Pierre Emerick Aubameyang leaves the club. Aubameyang has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal, however they have yet to agree a fee for the striker with Der BVB. However, Borussia Dortmund are still preparing for Aubameyang’s exit by making a move…read more

Dortmund frustrated as Arsenal refuse to meet Aubameyang asking price

The two clubs are still some way apart in their valuation of the player but Arsenal remain confident of securing a deal Borussia Dortmund are growing frustrated at Arsenal’s refusal to meet their asking price for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Goal understands. The Premier League club have already reached an agreement on personal terms with the Gabon striker, and…read more

Odds crash on Aubameyang to Arsenal, Giroud to Borussia Dortmund

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang & Olivier Giroud Leading French TV show Telefoot seem to be encouraging Olivier Giroud to leave Arsenal this January.   Giroud’s position with the Gunners has been in question since last summer. Despite being above Alexandre Lacazette in the national team setup, Arsene Wenger has consistently picked his record signing over Giroud. Giroud, who…read more

Dortmund reveal surprising status of Aubameyang

Don’t go buy a red Abameyang shirt just yet… Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s move from Borussia Dortmund to Arsenal has not moved any further forward with negotiations between the two clubs yet to begin. On Saturday, Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke revealed that Arsenal had made their first enquiry to sign Aubameyang, who is currently suspended from…read more

Borussia Dortmund Sporting Director: “No deal with Arsenal for Aubameyang”

Bundesliga outfit Borussia Dortmund continue to issue hands-off warnings to Arsenal regarding the Gunners pursuit of striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Yesterday Borussia CEO Watzke made a clear statement directed at Arsenal’s French manager Arsene Wenger, urging him to back off saying that “Arsenal should worry about their own players.” Today it is Sporting Director Michael Zorc’s turn to tell the Gunners to back when speaking to German Eurosport: “We continue to plan our future…read more

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ‘left out of Borussia Dortmund squad’

Arsenal appear to have moved closer to signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, as the striker has reportedly been left out of Borussia Dortmund’s squad to face Hertha Berlin on Friday evening. The Gabon international is the man Arsene Wenger wants to fill the void left by Alexis Sanchez, whose likely move to Manchester United could start a…read more

Neven Subotic, Marc Bartra to leave Borussia Dortmund?

Borussia Dortmund have reportedly given thought to allowing both Neven Subotic and Marc Bartra to leave the club during the January transfer window. Subotic has spent almost a decade at the Westfalenstadion, while Bartra has made over 50 appearances for the Bundesliga side since joining from Barcelona in 2016. However, neither player has been favoured…read more

Liverpool target signs with Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund have signed former Liverpool target Manuel Akanji from Basel for a reported €21.5 million fee including bonuses. Akanji, a former target for Liverpool, became the club’s first signing of the January transfer window when he agreed a deal until 2022. The Switzerland international defender was in Dortmund on Sunday to witness the club’s…read more

Preview: Borussia Dortmund

As the Bundesliga gets back underway this weekend, here’s a look at how Borussia Dortmund are shaping up this season The shortest ever winter hiatus in German football is about to come to an end, which gives us the opportunity to profile each team’s chances in the second half of the campaign as we preview…read more