FOOTBALL - Our Infographic previewing the 2012/2013 UEFA Champions League final can be accessed by clicking here.
FOOTBALL – On Tuesday, 5 March, Borussia Dortmund take on Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, at the Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund. Dortmund have never been eliminated by opposition from Ukraine or the former Soviet Union in knockout rounds of European competitions. We have several key stats on this match listed below.
FOOTBALL- On Wednesday, 13 February, Shakhtar Donetsk take on Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League round of 16, 1st leg, at Donbass Arena, Donetsk. Shakhtar and Dortumund’s only encounter came in the 3rd qualifying round for the 2001/02 CL, Dortmund winning twice, (2-0 and 3-1). We have several key stats on this match listed below.
FOOTBALL - Borussia Dortmund’s 1-1 draw at Bayern München meant that the Borussen failed to register a unique achievement: winning three successive Bundesliga matches at Bayern. In the 50-year history of the league, an away team win two straight at Bayern on nine occasions, however none of those teams managed to extend that streak to three.
FOOTBALL – The following are some key facts and figures on a selected assortment of matches in the Bundesliga this weekend. The matches we have looked into are Fortuna Düsseldorf - Schalke 04, Werder Bremen - Bayern München and Borussia Dortmund - Borussia Mönchengladbach.
FOOTBALL - Hamburger SV defeated Borussia Dortmund 3-2 to end the reigning German champions’ unbeaten streak at 31, making it the second longest such run in Bundesliga history. HSV protected their own league record of 36. For Dortmund, it was their first league defeat since a 2-1 loss at Hannover 96 on 18 September 2011.
FOOTBALL - Borussia Dortmund defeated Bayern München 5-2 in the DFB Pokal final on Saturday. This was the third time Borussia won the German Cup following their wins in 1965 and 1989. They are the 10th team to have 3+ DFB Pokal wins. Bayern are still record holders with 15.
FOOTBALL - On Saturday, 12 May, Borussia Dortmund and Bayern München will clash at Berlin’s Olympiastadion. The Bavarians have won 15 of their previous 17 cup finals, Dortmund have won two of their last four. We have lined up a few more key facts for this match.
FOOTBALL - Borussia Dortmund started the 2011/2012 Bundesliga season with three defeats from their first six games, but they nevertheless retained the German title. We think that their early exit in Europe was a blessing in disguise.
FOOTBALL - On Saturday, Borussia Dortmund won the league title in Germany. This is Dortmund’s eighth league title and have surpassed rivals Schalke 04 on third place of most German championships.
FOOTBALL - Borussia Dortmund have made a huge step towards retaining their Bundesliga championship title by defeating rivals Bayern München 1-0. Crucial to the win was Roman Weidenfeller’s 85th minute penalty save from in-form Arjen Robben. A string of 25 previous Bundesliga penalty attempts had ALL been converted.
FOOTBALL – On Wednesday, 11 April, Borussia Dortmund host Bayern München in a match that could decide the 2011/2012 Bundesliga championship. Mario Gomez is the visitors’ danger man but the home side will also field a very potent goalscorer. We have put together some key graphs for you.
FOOTBALL - This German Cup match between Greuther Fürth and Borussia Dortmund is heading for penalties. In the 119th minute Fürth sub in their reserve goalkeeper, who has a fierce reputation as a penalty killer. Only one thing, he never faces a single penalty taker. Click here to see how this decision ‘backfires’ brutally.