Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness has an unofficial job title, too — “Abteilung Attacke” — but ahead of the Bundesliga Klassiker against Borussia Dortmund on Saturday night, the self-styled “attack department” struck a remarkably defensive tone. “We won’t go there as favourites,” the 66-year-old said, adding that “the world won’t end” if his club were
Borussia Dortmund’s Axel Witsel told ESPN he feels the club’s recent revival is down to Lucian Favre’s attention to detail and Christian Pulisic is a player that can be one of the best in the world. ESPN FC’s Alejandro Moreno assesses the latest transfer rumours around Anthony Martial, Eric Bailly, Jadon Sancho and many more.
Borussia Dortmund head coach Lucien Favre says Axel Witsel’s integration into their squad has been very quick, despite a late return from the World Cup. Ahead of their Bundesliga match at Bayer Leverkusen, Borussia Dortmund boss Lucien Favre praised Achraf Hakimi, saying he has a big future at the club. DORTMUND, Germany — Borussia Dortmund
Borussia Dortmund boss Lucien Favre discusses his feelings about the upcoming Champions League draw and feels his side can do something special in the tournament. Borussia Dortmund’s season looks off to a good start. They squeaked past second-division side Greuther Furth in the first round of the DFB Pokal, and then shot straight to the
Borussia Dortmund have agreed a deal for the transfer of midfielder Axel Witsel from Chinese Super League side Tianjin Quanjian, with the Belgium international becoming their seventh new arrival of the summer. Dortmund’s interest in Witsel was first reported by Funke Media last month, but Tianjin claimed a €20 million release clause in his contract
By John Duerden, Asia correspondent Tianjin Quanjian coach Paulo Sousa has said he expects midfielder Axel Witsel back in China this weekend despite reports linking him with Borussia Dortmund. Earlier this week, Belgian broadcaster RTBF claimed Witsel, still on holiday after helping Belgium to third place at the World Cup, is close to a move