Rot-Weiss Essen vs. Borussia Dortmund: 5 Things We Learned

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Rot-Weiss Essen vs. Borussia Dortmund:  5 Things We Learned
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Borussia Dortmund continued their preparations for the coming Bundesliga season with a comfortable 5-1 over local minnows Rot-Weiss Essen on Sunday afternoon. 

Their fourth tier opponents capitulated almost immediately in the face of a strong Dortmund side, after Pierre-Emerik Aubameyang put his side in front just eight minutes into the match. 

He scored again just two minutes later and then twelve minutes after that Dortmund have tripled their lead to 3-0. By the time the 30th minute rolled around, Klopp's team were five goals to the good and casually enjoying a very one-sided game of football. 

Here's what we took from this Bundesliga side's walk in the park on Sunday afternoon.  

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