Dortmund held 0-0 after leaving out star striker Aubameyang
BERLIN (AP) — Borussia Dortmund was held 0-0 by draw specialist Wolfsburg on Sunday after leaving out Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from its squad for "disciplinary reasons" for the second time this season.
Dortmund announced the decision to drop its star striker before the Bundesliga game, but neither the 17-year-old Jadon Sancho nor 18-year-old Alexander Isak proved an adequate replacement.
Dortmund had 19 efforts on goal compared to the visitors' nine.
Dortmund shrugs off mini-slump to win 5-0 in German Cup
BERLIN (AP) — Defending champion Borussia Dortmund used the German Cup to bounce back from a recent dip in form by racking up a 5-0 win at third-division Magdeburg in the second round on Tuesday.
Dortmund, which hadn't won in three games across all competitions, attacked from the start with Maximilian Philipp striking the post and Alexander Isak drawing a good save from Alexander Brunst on the rebound.