DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Borussia Dortmund captain Marco Reus remains unavailable after failing to recover from a thigh injury.
Dortmund coach Lucien Favre says Reus, the team's best player...
BERLIN (AP) — Borussia Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Buerki starred in a 1-0 win at Leipzig that kept the Bundesliga leader six points clear of Bayern Munich on Saturday.
The home side pushed hard for an equalizer after Axel Witsel's early strike for Dortmund, but Buerki was consistently in the right place at the right time to keep his team ahead.
Marcel Sabitzer should have leveled after the break, and again midway through the second half, but Buerki got the better of their one-on-one situations.
BERLIN (AP) — Paco Alcacer and Marco Reus helped Borussia Dortmund twice come from behind to open a seven-point lead on defending Bundesliga champion Bayern Munich with a 3-2 win on Saturday.
"It looks like a lot, feels like it, too," Bayern coach Niko Kovac said of the gap after his side's best performance in weeks. "But in football everything is possible."
American midfielder Christian Pulisic ended a four-month goal slump, scoring in spectacular fashion from the right flank to put Borussia Dortmund ahead in its 3-0 victory over Stuttgart in the German Bundesliga on Sunday.
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Sven Ulreich saved two penalties Saturday as Bayern Munich defeated Borussia Dortmund 5-4 in a shootout to win the season-opening German Supercup.
The game went straight to penalties after Bayern scored late in a goalmouth scramble to earn a 2-2 draw in regular time.
BERLIN (AP) — Borussia Dortmund has injury worries ahead of its match with Bayern Munich and is sure to field a weakened side against the Bundesliga leader on Saturday.
Julian Weigl, Shinji Kagawa, and Lukasz Piszczek are all doubtful to play, while Marco Reus, Andre Schuerrle, and Erik Durm are definitely out.
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Borussia Dortmund defender Lukasz Piszczek has extended his contract with the club through June 2019.
The 31-year-old Piszczek says "I'm very happy about the confidence Dortmund has in me and am really proud to be able to play two more seasons in the black and yellow jersey."
Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc says Piszczek is a "model professional" and an example to the younger players in the squad.