Can Dortmund challenge for the title? Who can replace Batshuayi? Will Götze ever get as good as in his Klopp days? New coach Lucien Favre has the Bundesliga expertise to build a new masterclass Dortmund team.
Headed goals from Mario Götze and Marco Reus were not enough for Borussia Dortmund to avoid a second successive 2-2 draw. A second half goal from Bayern Munich loanee Marco Friedl means BVB sit seventh in the table.
With Paco Alcacer out with injury, the task of scoring goals in Prague will likely fall to Mario Götze. The former wunderkind is now in the final year of his contract and needs to up his game if he's to earn a new one.
None of Germany's Champions League clubs claimed three points on Saturday. Though Bayern Munich's home loss was the biggest shock, it's Borussia Dortmund failing to learn that's most concerning, says DW's Matt Pearson.
Marco Reus reacted angrily to suggestions that Borussia Dortmund are mentally fragile after last week's draw in Frankfurt. But is it a fair accusation? They host Werder Bremen on Saturday looking to prove a point.
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