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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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UCL: Benfica v Dortmund line-ups, where to watch, form guide

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Benfica and Dortmund have suffered recent setbacks but remain wedded to their attacking styles, a prospect that could mean no shortage of excitement in Lisbon. Thomas Tuchel confident BVB can bounce back after shock weekend loss Jonas missed Benfica training on Monday due to back problem Benfica picked up fewer points than any other team through to last 16 Eagles ...

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UEFA Champions League: Dortmund’s Schürrle denies Madrid at the last

Dortmund's midfielder Andre Schuerrle reacts after scoring during the UEFA Champions League first leg football match between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid at BVB stadium in Dortmund, on September 27, 2016. / AFP / PATRIK STOLLARZ        (Photo credit should read PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)

André Schürrle’s late equaliser denied Real Madrid victory at Borussia Dortmund after Cristiano Ronaldo and Raphaël Varane had struck either side of Pierre-Emerick Aubemeyang’s goal. The spoils were shared as Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid drew 2-2 in an entertaining Group F encounter. Dortmund looked to take the game to their visitors, only for a speedy Madrid counterattack to end in ...

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