BERLIN (AP) — Rage, confusion and disbelief: fans, players, coaches and former referees are united in their criticism of the Bundesliga's video assistant referees after another weekend of...
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Borussia Dortmund midfielder Raphael Guerreiro has been ruled out for three to four months after having surgery on a foot injury on Monday.
Dortmund says that Guerreiro's injury, initially said to be bruising that he sustained playing for Portugal in the Confederations Cup, was found to be a fracture following examinations back in Germany.
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Germany World Cup hero Mario Goetze is expected to return to training with Borussia Dortmund when the side reconvenes from its summer break on Friday.
Goetze hasn't played since January and was diagnosed in February with "metabolic disturbances" following months of recurring muscular problems.
The 25-year-old Goetze completed just four games in 11 Bundesliga appearances for Dortmund since returning from Bundesliga rival Bayern Munich last summer.
AUGSBURG, Germany (AP) — Borussia Dortmund midfielder Julian Weigl will miss the rest of the season and Germany's Confederation Cup campaign after breaking an ankle in the 1-1 draw at Augsburg in the Bundesliga on Saturday.
Dortmund says the 21-year-old Weigl will be out for three to four months.
Weigl landed awkwardly in a challenge with Philipp Max in the 20th minute. He received on-field treatment before he was carried off and taken to hospital.
BERLIN (AP) — Borussia Dortmund has injury worries ahead of its match with Bayern Munich and is sure to field a weakened side against the Bundesliga leader on Saturday.
Julian Weigl, Shinji Kagawa, and Lukasz Piszczek are all doubtful to play, while Marco Reus, Andre Schuerrle, and Erik Durm are definitely out.
Dortmund ends 2016 to whistles from fans after another draw
BERLIN (AP) — Borussia Dortmund ended 2016 with whistles from its own fans after being held to a 1-1 draw in the Bundesliga by gritty Augsburg on Tuesday.
Not even the news of midfielder Julian Weigl's contract extension to 2021 could hide the disappointment of Dortmund's third successive league draw.
It wasn't for lack of effort - the home side had 23 attempts on goal but only Ousmane Dembele's equalizer after the interval to show for it.