Borussia Dortmund are one of the most popular clubs in Germany, and have the highest average attendance of any football club in the world. They have qualified for the Champions League more often than not in recent years.
Borussia Dortmund, also known by the abbreviation BVB, are one of the founding Bundesliga teams but it was the arrival of head coach Jürgen Klopp in 2008 that would usher in the club's most successful era, one that included two consecutive Bundesliga titles. The five-time Bundesliga champions also have four German Cups and the 1997 Champions League title to their name.
Erling Haaland has announced himself on the biggest stage with a red-hot performance, this time in a 2-1 win over European heavyweights PSG. This was just the latest chapter in the teenager’s meteoric rise.
Third versus first in the Bundesliga proved as thrilling as anticipated. In one of the most entertaining games of the season, Dortmund will likely feel aggrieved that they were only able to come away with a point.
It was all about Der Klassiker this weekend, with Robert Lewandowski stealing the show with two goals in Bayern's rout of BVB. Elsewhere, Gladbach gave themselves breathing space at the top of the table.
Borussia Dortmund twice let a lead slip as they dropped points for the second time this season against Eintracht Frankfurt in Sunday's curtain closer. The result leaves BVB in third, three point behind leaders Leipzig.