Tag Archives: Dortmund

Europa League wrap: Atletico Madrid and Lyon win, Dortmund lose at home

Diego Costa helped Atletico Madrid reach the 2014 Champions League final before joining Chelsea (Image credit: Getty Images)

Diego Costa scored as Atletico Madrid took a huge step towards a place in the quarter-finals of the Europa League with victory over Lokomotiv Moscow. Costa netted his sixth goal in 12 appearances since moving back to the Spanish side from Chelsea in January. Saul Niguez and Koke were also on target for the 2010 and 2012 winners. Lokomotiv are seven points ...

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Arsenal sign Aubameyang from Dortmund

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has scored 21 goals in 24 games in all competitions for Dortmund this season (Image credit: Getty Images)

Arsenal have signed Gabon striker Pierre–Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund in a club record £56m deal. The Gunners had two bids for the 28-year-old rejected by Dortmund before agreeing a fee that eclipses the £46.5m July purchase of Alexandre Lacazette. Dortmund would only sell after finding a replacement, with Chelsea forward Michy Batshuayi to join on loan. Aubameyang scored 141 goals in 213 ...

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Bundesliga: Dortmund blow 4-goal lead to draw 4-4

Centre-back Naldo equalised for Schalke in the 94th minute with a header from a corner (Image credit: Reuters)

Without a league win since September, out of the Champions League and now a 4-0 lead thrown away at home against their local rivals – things are not going well for Borussia Dortmund. Dortmund were four goals up after 25 minutes against Schalke before the visitors hit back, equalising in the 94th minute. Striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who was dropped for disciplinary reasons earlier ...

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Kane double gives Spurs victory over Dortmund at Wembley

Harry Kane has now scored 28 goals in his last 22 games for club and country (Image credit: Rex Features)

Harry Kane scored twice as Tottenham beat Borussia Dortmund to get their Champions League campaign off to a positive start and end their winless run at Wembley. Kane’s instinct in front of goal was the difference as Spurs were largely forced on the back foot by an impressive German side who dominated territory and possession. His first goal – a ...

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Borussia Dortmund to ‘pull together’ against Monaco after explosion sees game postponed

Borussia Dortmund's team bus was damaged by the explosion on the way to the stadium (Image credit: Getty Images)

“Shocked” Borussia Dortmund players will “pull together” when they face Monaco, 24 hours after their team bus was damaged by explosions in Germany. Defender Marc Bartra fractured his wrist in the incident, which led to Tuesday’s Champions League quarter-final being postponed. Chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke said: “In such a crisis situation, all of Borussia will pull together. “The team and ...

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UCL: Clinical Benfica punish profligate Dortmund


Kostas Mitroglou scored from Benfica’s only shot on target as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang had a penalty saved amid a host of missed chances by dominant Dortmund. Borussia Dortmund were left to rue a host of missed opportunities – Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s penalty chief among them – as Kostas Mitroglou’s predatory effort earned Benfica a narrow first-leg lead to take to Germany in three weeks. Mitroglou ...

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Bundesliga Matchday 12 – round-up: Munich chase Leipzig, Dortmund lose


Summary Leipzig stay top after thrashing Freiburg. Bayern beat Leverkusen, but Dortmund lose in Frankfurt. Hamburg and Bremen share Nordderby spoils. RB Leipzig cement their place at the top of the Bundesliga, but FC Bayern München are in hot pursuit. Read on for our round-up of a captivating Matchday 12. Hertha Berlin 2-1 1. FSV Mainz 05 Vedad Ibisevic scored ...

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Dortmund and Legia combine to smash goals records with 8-4 scoreline

DORTMUND, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 22: Borussia Dortmund players celebrate with their fans after the UEFA Champions League Group F match between Borussia Dortmund and Legia Warszawa at Signal Iduna Park on November 22, 2016 in Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia.  (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Borussia Dortmund and Legia Warsaw made Champions League history on Tuesday – with the 12 goals they shared the highest in a single match. Thomas Tuchel’s side beat their Polish opponents 8-4 on a truly memorable evening in Germany. It surpassed the 11 scored when Monaco beat Deportivo La Coruna 8-3 in 2003. There were seven goals in 22 first-half ...

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