Juli Borussia Dortmund gewinnt auch das dritte Testspiel unter Lucien Favre. Der BVB dreht einen Rückstand gegen Jürgen Klopps FC Liverpool. Sept. Liverpool. Zum Auftakt der Champions League kommt es zu einem Topspiel mit zwei früheren Trainern von Borussia Dortmund. Der FC. Spielschema der Begegnung zwischen Borussia Dortmund und FC Liverpool n.V. () () EC der Pokalsieger, /66, Finale am Donnerstag,
Duncan is the cousin of Anfield icon Steven Gerrard above and is a lifelong Liverpool fan. Chelsea youngster Callum Hudson-Odoi is the third man on the list after he played a starring role in pre-season.
The Blues have historically struggled to turn academy graduates into first-team stars and the early indication under Maurizio Sarri is that little will change.
Share this article Share. July Contracted until: Share or comment on this article: Borussia Dortmund eye Liverpool starlet Bobby Duncan e-mail Bing Site Web Enter search term: The club was founded on 19 December by a group of young men unhappy with the Catholic church-sponsored Trinity Youth , where they played football under the stern and unsympathetic eye of the local parish priest.
In , they donned the black and yellow stripes so familiar today. Over the next decades the club enjoyed only modest success playing in local leagues.
The club did have greater success in the newly established Gauliga Westfalen , but would have to wait until after World War II to make a breakthrough.
It was during this time that Borussia developed its intense rivalry with Schalke 04 of suburban Gelsenkirchen , the most successful side of the era see Revierderby.
Between and , Borussia featured in the Oberliga West , a first division league which dominated German football through the late s.
In , Borussia reached the final in Stuttgart against VfR Mannheim , which they lost 2—3 after extra time. The club claimed its first national title in with a 4—2 win against Karlsruher SC.
One year later, Borussia defeated Hamburger SV 4—1 to win their second national title. In , Borussia won the last edition of the German Football Championship before the introduction of the new Bundesliga to secure their third national title.
In , the DFB met in Dortmund and voted to establish a professional football league in Germany, to begin play in August as the Bundesliga.
Borussia Dortmund earned its place among the first sixteen clubs to play in the league by winning the last pre-Bundesliga national championship.
The s were characterised by financial problems, relegation from the Bundesliga in , and the opening of the Westfalenstadion , named after its home region Westphalia in The club earned its return to Bundesliga in Dortmund continued to have financial problems through the s.
In , Hitzfeld led Borussia Dortmund to a second-place finish in the Bundesliga and would have won the title had VfB Stuttgart not won their last game to become champions instead.
Cash flush, Dortmund was able to sign players who later brought them numerous honours in the s. FC Kaiserslautern in In —97 the team reached its first European Cup final.
Riedle then made it two with a bullet header from a corner kick. In the second half, Alessandro Del Piero pulled one back for Juventus with a back heel.
Only 16 seconds after coming on to the pitch, Ricken chipped Peruzzi in the Juventus goal from over 20 yards out with his first touch of the ball.
With Zinedine Zidane unable to make an impression for Juventus against the close marking of Lambert,    Dortmund lifted the trophy with a 3—1 victory.
Dortmund then went on to beat Brazilian club Cruzeiro 2—0 in the Intercontinental Cup Final to become world club champions.
As defending champions Dortmund reached the Champions League semi-final in Lambert had left in November to return to play in Scotland.
Real won the first leg 2—0 at home. Dortmund played better in the second leg but failed to take their chances. Dortmund went out 2—0 on aggregate.
In October , Borussia Dortmund became the first—and so far the only—publicly traded club on the German stock market.
In , Borussia Dortmund won their third Bundesliga title. Dortmund had a remarkable run at the end of the season to overtake Bayer Leverkusen , securing the title on the final day.
Manager Matthias Sammer became the first person in Borussia Dortmund history to win the Bundesliga as both a player and manager.
Poor financial management led to a heavy debt load and the sale of their Westfalenstadion grounds. The situation was compounded by failure to advance in the —04 UEFA Champions League , when the team was eliminated on penalties in the qualifying rounds by Club Brugge.
The naming rights agreement runs until Dortmund suffered a miserable start to the —06 season, but rallied to finish seventh.
In the —07 season, Dortmund unexpectedly faced serious relegation trouble for the first time in years.
Dortmund went through three coaches and appointed Thomas Doll on 13 March after dropping to just one point above the relegation zone.
Christoph Metzelder also left Borussia Dortmund on a free transfer. In the —08 season, Dortmund lost to many smaller Bundesliga clubs.
The team missed an opportunity to qualify for the Champions League by failing to beat eighth-place VfL Wolfsburg and 14th-place SC Freiburg in the final two matches of the campaign.
Entering the —11 season, Dortmund fielded a young and vibrant roster. On 4 December , Borussia became Herbstmeister "Autumn Champion" , an unofficial accolade going to the league leader at the winter break.
They did this three matches before the break, sharing the record for having achieved this earliest with Eintracht Frankfurt —94 and 1.
This championship equalled the seven national titles held by rivals Schalke 04, and guaranteed a spot in the —12 Champions League group stages. By the 34th and final match day, Dortmund set a new record with the most points—81—ever gained by a club in one Bundesliga season.
The club capped its successful —12 season by winning the double for the first time by beating Bayern 5—2 in the final of the DFB-Pokal. Borussia Dortmund ended the —13 season in second place in the Bundesliga.
Despite such a promising start, however, their season was hampered by injuries to several key players, seeing them stoop as low as fourth place in the table, and with a depleted squad could go only as far as the quarter-finals of the Champions League , losing 3—2 on aggregate to Real Madrid.
Nevertheless, Dortmund managed to end their season on a high note by finishing second in the Bundesliga and reaching the DFB-Pokal Final , losing 0—2 to Bayern in extra time.
However, this victory would not be enough to inspire the squad to a solid performance at the start of the ensuing season, with Dortmund recording various results such as a 0—1 loss to Hamburger SV and two 2—2 draws against VfB Stuttgart and Bundesliga newcomers Paderborn After the eighth matchday, they were surpassed by Bayern Munich following an unlucky draw with Hoffenheim.
Defender Marc Bartra was injured, and taken to hospital. UEFA went on to say that the team made no objection to playing, and that the decision was made in compliance with the club and local law enforcement.
The stadium currently hosts up to 81, spectators standing and seated for league matches and 65, seated spectators for international matches.
After the increasing popularity of Borussia Dortmund in the s, it became obvious that the traditional ground was too small for the increasing number of Borussia Dortmund supporters.
The city of Dortmund, however, was not able to finance a new stadium and federal institutions were unwilling to help.
But in , Dortmund was selected to replace the city of Cologne , which was forced to withdraw its plans to host games in the World Cup. The funds originally set aside for the projected stadium in Cologne were thus re-allocated to Dortmund, and a new stadium became reality.
The Westfalenstadion has undergone several renovations throughout the years to increase the size of the stadium, including an expansion of the stadium for the World Cup.
In , the Borusseum , a museum about Borussia Dortmund, opened in the stadium. Borussia Dortmund has the highest average attendance of any football club worldwide.
There are also sauna rooms, steam rooms and weight rooms , classrooms, conference halls , offices for the BVB front office , a restaurant, and a TV studio to interview the BVB professional footballers and coaching staff for BVB total!
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