“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

Should Borussia Dortmund consider moving on from Marco Reus?

Without question, Marco Reus is a phenomenal player for both club and country, when he plays. The whole “playing” part has become a little less frequent over the past four years however. I will go a step further and say that Reus is in fact Borussia Dortmund’s best player, when he plays. It should also be noted that he is one…read more

Borussia Dortmund end their winter training camp on a high

Borussia Dortmund’s second game in their winter training camp in Marbella ended with a 3-2 victory against Belgian side Zulte Waregem. A goal from Lukasz Piszczek and a brace from Aubameyang were enough to finish their winter training camp with two back to back victories going into the Bundesliga season. So what can we take away…read more

Bolt to have Dortmund trial in bid to earn Manchester United move

After retiring from athletics as one of his sport’s greatest ever, the track star continues to set his sights on a professional football career Sprint star Usain Bolt will undergo a trial with Borussia Dortmund in a bid to earn a professional contract at Manchester United. The Jamaican, an all-time athletics legend after winning eight…read more

Blow for Arsenal as Borussia Dortmund star headed for China

According to a growing number of outlets in the Chinese media today, Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has a deal in place to join CSL side Guangzhou Evergrande this summer. World-class Aubameyang, a 28-year-old Gabonese international, has developed into of of world football’s most in-demand stars over recent seasons. Since joining Dortmund from Saint-Etienne in…read more

Aubameyang third at “African Footballer of the Year” award

As the evening drew on attentions turned to Ghana, where the winner of the African Football of the Year award was announced by African football association CAF. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who was awarded the honour two years ago and was one of the top three nominees again this time around, had to settle for third place…read more

Borussia Dortmund looking to reduce squad size?

Borussia Dortmund is reportedly looking to reduce its squad size. But who deserves to stay and who should be axed? BVB is looking to reduce its squad size. And it’s easy to look at the current squad and say that it is loaded with deadwood. But who gets to stay is a matter of opinion….read more

Dortmund starlet shows his more than a one sport star

It’s not just on the soccer pitch that Christian Pulisic possesses tremendous talent. The Borussia Dortmund star winger showed off his ups in an instagram video showing him dunk at the German club’s training facility. At only 1.72 m (5’8”) his ability to slam down (more of a gentle push) a basketball may come as…read more

BVB pick up win after win in the league

Julian Weigl had been forced to wait 127 days for this moment: in a home match against Cologne, he made his first appearance in the Bundesliga after having broken his ankle on 13 May in Augsburg. He then scored a wonder-goal against Gladbach a week later.  “It was like a dream. It was a wonderful feeling…read more

Dortmund to Sign Teenage Argentine Striker Romero in €12M January Deal

Borussia Dortmund are reportedly expected to make 18-year-old Velez Sarsfield striker Maximiliano Romero their first signing of the January transfer window, with Bild tipping the teenager to become a long-term replacement for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The German publication claims that the anticipated deal will be worth €12m. Romero, who made his senior Primera Division debut for…read more