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Bundesliga Roundup: Dortmund stay top, Wolfsburg held by Mainz


Shinji Kagawa scored the winning goal as Borussia Dortmund continued their fine start to the season to stay top of the Bundesliga. Andriy Yarmolenko, signed in the summer from Dynamo Kiev for 25m euros, opened the scoring after just four minutes before Caiuby equalised for Augsburg. Former Manchester United midfielder Kagawa hit the winner midway through the opening half. England ...

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Bale, Ronaldo push Real Madrid to victory in Germany

Real Madrid's forward from Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo (C) celebrates scoring with his teammate forward from Wales Gareth Bale during the UEFA Champions League Group H football match BVB Borussia Dortmund v Real Madrid in Dortmund, western Germany on September 26, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Patrik STOLLARZ        (Photo credit should read PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as holders Real Madrid maintained their 100% record in Group H by beating Borussia Dortmund. The former Manchester United man took his tally to 109 in the competition by converting from Gareth Bale’s cutback and lashing in Real’s third. Welshman Bale had opened the scoring with a superb volley, while Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang netted for Dortmund. The ...

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Barcelona target Ousmane Dembele suspended by Dortmund


Ousmane Dembele has been suspended by Borussia Dortmund after skipping training, with the Bundesliga club having turned down an offer from Barcelona for the winger earlier on Thursday. Dembele is being targeted as a replacement for Neymar, who left Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain last week in a record-shattering €222million deal. And the 20-year-old was absent from training without permission on ...

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Mario Gotze set to return to Borussia Dortmund training

Borussia Dortmund have been handed a major boost after it was reported playmaker Mario Gotze is set to return for pre-season this week. Gotze missed most of the second half of last season having been diagnosed with “metabolic disturbances” in February after suffering from ongoing muscular issues. The 25-year-old only came back to Dortmund last July following a three-year spell ...

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Manager Thomas Tuchel leaves Borussia Dortmund

Thomas Tuchel has left Borussia Dortmund three days after winning the German Cup (Image credit: Getty Images)

Manager Thomas Tuchel has left Borussia Dortmund after two years in charge, the Bundesliga club has said. The 43-year-old took over following Jurgen Klopp’s departure in 2015. Dortmund beat Eintracht Frankfurt to win the German Cup on Saturday and finished third in the Bundesliga to qualify for the Champions League. Relations between Tuchel and chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke have been ...

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UEFA Champions League: Magical Monaco too hot for Dortmund

Monaco's French forward Kylian Mbappe Lottin  (C-R) and teammates celebrate after Mbappe opened the scoring during the UEFA Champions League 2nd leg quarter-final football match AS Monaco v BVB Borussia Dortmund on April 19, 2017 at the Louis II stadium in Monaco.  / AFP PHOTO / Valery HACHE        (Photo credit should read VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images)

Kylian Mbappé and Radamel Falcao scored early goals and substitute Valère Germain struck with his first touch as Monaco beat Borussia Dortmund 3-1 on the night and 6-3 on aggregate. Monaco reached the UEFA Champions League semi-finals for the first time since 2004 as a typically potent attacking display proved too much for Borussia Dortmund at Stade Louis II. Early ...

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Mbappé double gives Monaco edge at Dortmund


Kylian Mbappé scored either side of a Sven Bender own goal to put Monaco in control of their tie against Borussia Dortmund despite replies from Ousmane Dembélé and Shinji Kagawa. Kylian Mbappé scored in each half, either side of a Sven Bender own goal, to give Monaco the upper hand in their UEFA Champions League quarter-final, although second-half strikes from ...

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Borussia Dortmund v Monaco: line-ups, form guide, where to watch

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On the end of a 4-1 loss to Bayern München on Saturday, Borussia Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel feels the momentum is with Monaco as his side prepare to host the Ligue 1 pacesetters. Dortmund and Monaco meet for first time in UEFA competition Monaco in second quarter-final in three years; Dortmund last featured in 2013/14 Dortmund have won last four ...

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Mario Gotze: Borussia Dortmund midfielder out with ‘metabolic disturbances’

World Cup winner Mario Gotze has been ruled out “for the time being” because of “metabolic disturbances”, his club Borussia Dortmund have said. The Germany midfielder, 24, has been limited to nine Bundesliga starts because of muscular problems since re-signing from Bayern Munich last summer. The club said that they had carried out a series of internal investigations into the ...

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