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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Dortmund

Last year
# stunned
Bayern suffer first Bundesliga loss of the season, Dortmund go top
Elsewhere in Europe, their former striker Robert Lewandowski struck again to earn Barcelona top spot in La Liga.
# right timing
Haaland's future 'became a dressing room burden', says Dortmund's Kehl
“The timing of the transfer was the right one for both sides.”
All time
# Double act
Haaland brace keeps Leipzig from taking top spot in Bundesliga
Jadon Sancho and Haaland combined on the opening two Dortmund took RB Leipzig apart.
Borussia Dortmund v Bayern Munich, Bundesliga
Bayern look set for an eighth-straight title, after the top-of-the-table clash was settled by an exquisite Kimmich goal.
# No Buzz
'There was no noise - you shoot or score a goal and nothing happens'
Bundesliga players got a taste for playing behind closed doors today.
# wunderbar
Goal-machine Haaland among the scorers as Dortmund return with 4-0 win
The 19-year-old grabbed the first as the Bundesliga made its comeback.
# Duke of Hazard
Dortmund claim crucial three points at Borussia Moenchengladbach
Thorgan Hazard the hero as Dortmund win 2-1 on the road to close the gap on leaders Bayern.
# Boy Wonder
Haaland continues electric run of form with his 40th goal of the season
Borussia Dortmund picked up 2-0 win at Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga.
# rough trade
'I did think about quitting' - Aubameyang reveals how he fell out of love with football
Life could have been very different for the Gabon international had he made the decision to give it all up in his teenage years.
# Gott im Himmel
German airport worker crashes van into Angela Merkel's plane while attempting to take a picture of it
The incident happened at Dortmund Airport yesterday.
# Fuming
'I'm not just disappointed, I'm also annoyed' - Kovac vents frustration as Bayern concede top spot
A 1-1 draw with Freiburg, coupled with Dortmund’s late win over Wolfsburg, saw the German giants fall behind in the title race.
Dortmund v Tottenham, Real Madrid v Ajax
Spurs progressed without much trouble, but holders Real Madrid were sensationally dumped out by Ajax on a classic night of Champions League football.
Tottenham v Borussia Dortmund, Champions League
Tottenham faced Borussia Dortmund with a place in the Champions League quarter-finals up for grabs.
# Not good enough
Captain Marcel Schmelzer slams 'really sh*t' showing from 'joke' Dortmund
After his side suffered a shock 2-1 defeat to Werder Bremen, captain of the out-of-sorts Bundesliga side did not hold back in his assessment
# Yellow Wall
Where has it all gone wrong for Dortmund? BVB's season already in danger of collapsing
After an incredible opening few weeks of the campaign, Dortmund are in danger of seeing all hopes of silverware disappear already.
# CR7
'My numbers speak for themselves': Ronaldo takes on critics after Dortmund double
The Portuguese star was also noncommittal about a possible contract extension, although he has a deal at Real until 2021.
# perspective
'There is so much more than football in this world' - Dortmund player talks about bombing
The investigation has centred on a sole “Islamist” suspect in custody.
# French connection
Teen superstar Mbappé gives Monaco the edge on emotional night in Dortmund
Monaco score three away goals on an emotional night in Dortmund.
# Dortmund
German police arrest Islamist linked to 'targeted attack' on Dortmund bus
Investigations will focus on a letter claiming responsibility for the attack that was found close to the site of the blasts.
# the Far Right
Breitbart ran a fake story about a terrorist outrage in Dortmund, and Germans aren't one bit happy
The local newspaper accused the alt-right website of distorting its reports to produce “fake news, hate and propaganda”.
Chinese tourist in Germany who wanted to report a missing wallet held for 12 days after being mistaken for a refugee
Staff eventually noticed that the 31-year-old backpacker was unusually well-dressed for an asylum-seeker.
Liverpool v Borussia Dortmund, Europa League
We were at Anfield to see if Jurgen Klopp’s team could get past his former side and make it to the final four.
Borussia Dortmund v Liverpool, Europa League quarter-final
We followed Jurgen Klopp’s return to his former club.
# kloppo
Klopp: Liverpool against Dortmund draw is a story only football could write
The Reds boss is looking forward to a special and intense encounter when he returns to the Westfalenstadion for the first time in a blockbuster Europa League fixture.
# murder most fowl
Is this German zoo facing an animal serial killer?
A penguin and a sea lion are dead. The deaths are the latest in a string of unfortunate incidents at Dortmund Zoo.
Jurgen Klopp: Don't believe every dumbass on Twitter
This lad’s a maverick.
# In trouble
Immobile and Aubameyang strike for Dortmund to punish poor Arsenal defending
Borussia are 2-0 up at the Westfalenstadion.
# group d
Hope for Ireland? Scotland give world champions Germany a scare in narrow defeat
Ikechi Anya drew the Gordon Strachan’s men level before Thomas Mueller’s winner.
# Eat my goal
Here's Hulk's wonder goal from tonight's game with Dortmund
What a strike from the Zenit man.
# bosman
Confirmed: Lewandowski will swap Dortmund for Bayern this summer
Get your bets on Bayern to win the Bundesliga in 2015 before it’s too late.
Borussia Dortmund v Arsenal, Champions League
Arsenal were in Germany to take on Jurgen Klopp’s exciting Dortmund side in this Group F clash.
# Dortmund
Huge WWII bomb found in Germany forces evacuation of 20,000 people
The bomb was discovered by experts searched for unexploded Allied ordnance.
# Best Fans in the World
7 reasons we want all 500,000 Dortmund fans to get Champions League final tickets
And not just because they’re awesome.
# Dortmund
The Dortmund chairman locked himself in the toilet for last night's Champions League drama
Squeaky bum time?
# no score
Champions League: Dortmund denied in Malaga stalemate
The result means it will be all to play for at the Signal Iduna Park in Dortmund in next Tuesday’s second leg.
Borussia Dortmund v Manchester City, Champions League
We went minute-by-minute as the Champions League group stage reaches its conclusion.
# Group D-D-D-Dun
Real downed in Dortmund as Schmelzer strikes
The German champions produced another battling European display at home against Jose Mourinho’s Madrid.
# Euro Vision
As it happened: Champions League Wednesday
It’s Chelsea and Arsenal against German opposition, it’s AC Milan versus champions Barcelona, it’s all the rest of the action… and was live.
# conjecture
Legendary German coach Hitzfeld tips Ireland to overcome Estonia
The Switzerland coach believes Ireland have “more quality” than their Estonian opponents.
Champions League Wednesday
Tonight, we’ll be keeping tabs on would-be champions Chelsea, crisis-ridden Arsenal and a host of other European bigwigs, including Barcelona and Milan.