1. Revisiting the Highs and Lows of Borussia Dortmund in 2016

    2016 was a remarkable year in the 107-year history of Borussia Dortmund , albeit not necessarily for all the right reasons...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 4,951 reads 5 comments

  2. How Can Borussia Dortmund Replace Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang During AFCON?

    It came as little surprise when Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was included in Gabon's final squad for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations on Tuesday, per BBC's  Oluwashina Okeleji ...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 4,540 reads 10 comments

  3. Ranking Borussia Dortmund's Top 5 Players for 2016

    The end of 2016 is upon us. What better time could there be to reflect on the past 12 months? For Borussia Dortmund , it was a difficult year...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 3,639 reads 5 comments

  4. How Borussia Dortmund Should Have Spent Their 2016 Summer Transfer Window Money

    One of the many perks the winter break, a month-long hiatus from competitive football, offers German clubs is the opportunity to self-evaluate processes and decisions...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 8,553 reads 14 comments

  5. What Now for Carlo Ancelotti and Bayern Munich?

    How many bottles of champagne does it take to celebrate an autumn championship? Eleven, apparently, as Bayern Munich let their hair—blond, in Mats Hummels' case—down ...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 3 months ago 5,791 reads 6 comments

  6. Ranking and Grading Borussia Dortmund's Summer Signings After 1st Half of Season

    As German football embarks on its month-long break in action known as "Winterpause," there is no better time to evaluate the performances of Borussia Dortmund during the first half of the 2016/17 season...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 5,035 reads 11 comments

  7. A Christmas Wish List for Borussia Dortmund Head Coach Thomas Tuchel

    A look at the calendar suggests 'tis is the season to be jolly, even though fans, officials and players of Borussia Dortmund may find that more difficult this year...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 4,292 reads 8 comments

  8. RB Leipzig Rout Shows Bayern Munich Need to Play Motivation Game

    Midway through the first half, the Bayern Munich fans put up a banner that read "against modern football...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 3 months ago 2,141 reads 8 comments

  9. Bayern Munich vs. RB Leipzig: Live Score, Highlights from Bundesliga Game

    Bundesliga—Allianz Arena, Munich FT: Bayern Munich 3-0 RB Leipzig Scorers: Thiago (17'), Alonso (25'), Lewandowski (45'—pen) Forsberg sent off for RB Leipzig ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 3 months ago 3,704 reads 16 comments

  10. Augsburg Draw Perfectly Encapsulates Borussia Dortmund's 1st Half of Season

    Borussia Dortmund closed out 2016 with another disappointing match on Tuesday, drawing 1-1 with FC Augsburg in front of their own fans...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 1,230 reads 9 comments

  11. Look out Bayern Munich! 'Pep' Hasenhuttl's RB Leipzig Are Coming for You

    It is just how it was supposed to be; Bayern Munich leading the way in the Bundesliga with a talented rival coached by a young tactician, whose future looks bright, breathing down their necks...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 3 months ago 2,264 reads 6 comments

  12. Bayern Munich Meet Surprise Package RB Leipzig in Echo Of Christmas Past

    Nobody expected this. Bayern Munich’s final match before the Bundesliga ’s month-long Winterpause looked like—when we first glimpsed the fixtures in pre -season—a coast against promoted opposition...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 3 months ago 1,841 reads 10 comments

  13. Why Bayern Munich Need Niklas Sule and Sebastian Rudy

    "We never comment on rumours," was the unambiguous reply of Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge to Sport Bild when asked about speculation Niklas Sule and Sebastian Rudy are headed to the Allianz Arena next summer...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 3 months ago 5,817 reads 13 comments

  14. Ranking the Top 5 Goals of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's Borussia Dortmund Career

    Almost lost in the shuffle of Borussia Dortmund 's hectic 2-2 draw with TSG 1899 Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga on Friday was a major individual milestone for one of the team's most consistent players of the last few years...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 2,107 reads 6 comments

  15. Carlo Ancelotti Needs to Tweak Tactics Quicker to Avoid Darmstadt Dirge Repeat

    "We are, of course, relieved, we have taken three very important points, " Manuel Neuer said , per Bayern Munich's official website , after Sunday's 1-0 win in Darmstadt. "What we saw in the first half, it was not FC Bayern...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 3 months ago 1,916 reads 11 comments

  16. Ousmane Dembele Electric as Borussia Dortmund Overcome Controversy at Hoffenheim

    For the third time in nine days, Borussia Dortmund proved their mental resilience on the road, once again coming from behind to earn a vital point against 1899 Hoffenheim on Friday in the Bundesliga ...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 5,247 reads 14 comments

  17. Manuel Neuer Gives Bayern Munich Edge in Arsenal Champions League Tie

    Bayern Munich and Arsenal will not face off until February, but looking ahead to their mouthwatering Champions League last 16 tie, it is surely the Bundesliga champions who have the edge...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 3 months ago 3,668 reads 5 comments

  18. Borussia Dortmund's Ousmane Dembele: A Future Ballon d'Or Winner?

    When Cristiano Ronaldo bagged his fourth Ballon d'Or trophy on Monday, it hardly came as a surprise. After winning the UEFA Champions League with Real Madrid and Euro 2016 with Portugal, his win was a foregone conclusion...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 6,257 reads 8 comments

  19. Who Is Krasnodar's Fedor Smolov and What Would He Bring to Borussia Dortmund?

    January 1 and, with it, the opening of the transfer window is rapidly approaching; the start of the silly season is almost upon us...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 4 months ago 3,551 reads 3 comments

  20. Robert Lewandowski, Bayern Munich Agree New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    Bayern Munich have secured the future of striker Robert Lewandowski after announcing the Poland international has agreed a new four-year contract at the Allianz Arena...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 4 months ago 2,642 reads 28 comments

  21. Robert Lewandowski Ranking Shows the Ballon D'Or Is Sheer Cabaret

    Emojis, rather than words, speak loudest when it comes to Twitter, and Robert Lewandowski 's reaction to finishing 16th in the Ballon d'Or vote was deafeningly clear...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 4 months ago 8,156 reads 38 comments

  22. Arsenal Look Strong This Term, but Bayern Munich Match Up Well with the Gunners

    "I've never been to Monaco, that would interest me, nor have I been to Leicester," said Philipp Lahm , per Kicker , when asked who he would prefer Bayern Munich be drawn against ...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 4 months ago 4,877 reads 21 comments

  23. Benfica's Style a Worry for Borussia Dortmund, but BVB Remain Strong Favourites

    The luck of the draw was seemingly on Borussia Dortmund 's side on Monday, as the Ruhr club were paired with Portuguese champions Benfica for the round of 16 of the Champions League...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 4 months ago 3,598 reads 4 comments

  24. Borussia Dortmund Away Woes Continue with Poor Showing in Cologne Draw

    Borussia Dortmund left it late for the second time in four days, Marco Reus ' stoppage-time equaliser earning them one point on Bundesliga Matchday 14 at Cologne...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 4 months ago 2,341 reads 6 comments

  25. Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Muller Reborn with New-Look Bayern

    "The five goals in nine minutes last year against Wolfsburg was unbelievable. It doesn't happen twice," Robert Lewandowski had not so bravely predicted, per Sport Bild , before Saturday's game at the Allianz Arena...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 4 months ago 4,076 reads 6 comments