Borussia Mönchengladbach is one of the most successful clubs in Germany. Though far from the team of years past, return to the Champions League has once again made them one of Germany's best and most iconic clubs.
Most of their title success came in the 1970s, when they won five Bundesliga titles, two German Cups and two UEFA Cups. The Foals were the first to win three consecutive Bundesliga titles, and were the first German participants in the Cup Winners' Cup. After the legendary Bökelbergstadion, Gladbach now plays at the Borussia-Park. Follow all the latest on Borussia Mönchengladbach with DW's content, collated below.
Borussia Mönchengladbach captain Lars Stindl didn't make his debut with the national team until he was 28. He spoke to DW about winning the Confederations Cup and keeping work and family life separate.
A Pierre Emerick Aubameyang hattrick, a Max Philipp brace and a Julian Weigl strike were just reward for a brilliant Borussia Dortmund display. Their 6-1 win over Gladbach puts them top and sends out a title warning.
James Rodriguez marked his full Bundesliga debut with a goal and an assist as Bayern cruised past Schalke. Elsewhere, RB Leipzig fell to a surprise loss at Augsburg while Wolfsburg's new era didn't start as planned.
Both Bundesliga teams on display on Friday night are in the hat for the second round but neither were entirely convincing against lower league opposition. Elsewhere, there was a thrilling win for Dynamo Dresden.
Eintracht Frankfurt have booked their place in the final of the German Cup after a penalty shootout win over Borussia Mönchengladbach. Frankfurt will face Bayern Munich or Borussia Dortmund in the May 27 showpiece.