Bundesliga

BERLIN | Dortmund comes back to beat Leverkusen 4-2 for league lead

BERLIN— Borussia Dortmund came from two goals down at Bayer Leverkusen to win 4-2 and take top spot in the Bundesliga on Saturday. Dortmund looked flat and headed for a sure defeat with Leverkusen leading 2-0 at halftime thanks to goals from Mitchell Weiser and Jonathan Tah, but Marco Reus set up Jacob Bruun Larsen … Continue reading BERLIN | Dortmund comes back to beat Leverkusen 4-2 for league lead

BERLIN | Bremen misses chance to go top despite classic own-goal

BERLIN — As own-goals go, Stuttgart produced a classic while defeating previously unbeaten Werder Bremen 2-1 in the Bundesliga on Saturday. Stuttgart was a goal up and facing 10 men following Milos Veljkovic’s sending off in the first half, when defender Borna Sosa caught his goalkeeper Ron-Robert Zieler by surprise with a throw that he … Continue reading BERLIN | Bremen misses chance to go top despite classic own-goal

MUNICH  | Canadian teenager Davies joins Bayern for MLS record fee

MUNICH  — Bayern Munich has agreed to sign Canadian teenage forward Alphonso Davies from the Vancouver Whitecaps in a transfer worth up to $22 million (18.75 million euros), a record for a Major League Soccer player. The Bundesliga champion says the 17-year-old Davies, a naturalized Canadian born in Ghana, will join on Jan. 1 and … Continue reading MUNICH  | Canadian teenager Davies joins Bayern for MLS record fee

BERLIN | Sancho stars for Dortmund, Hamburg gains hope in Bundesliga

BERLIN | April 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Jadon Sancho starred as Borussia Dortmund took a great stride toward Champions League qualification by thrashing Bayer Leverkusen 4-0 on Saturday. The English forward scored one goal – his first in the Bundesliga – and displayed wonderful skill before setting up two more to help Dortmund replace Leverkusen … Continue reading BERLIN | Sancho stars for Dortmund, Hamburg gains hope in Bundesliga

BERLIN | Hope for relegation rivals as ‘Gladbach beats Wolfsburg 3-0

BERLIN | April 20, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Borussia Moenchengladbach defeated relegation-troubled Wolfsburg 3-0 in the Bundesliga on Friday to give a glimmer of hope to Hamburger SV and Cologne in their fight against the drop. Goals from Lars Stindl, Raffael and Christoph Kramer put ‘Gladbach in command before the break, and Wolfsburg found no answer … Continue reading BERLIN | Hope for relegation rivals as ‘Gladbach beats Wolfsburg 3-0

Dortmund held again after dropping Aubameyang for 2nd game

BERLIN/January 19, 2018(AP)(STL.News) —Borussia Dortmund was held to another Bundesliga draw on Friday as the club dropped star striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for the second match in a row. Shinji Kagawa salvaged a 1-1 draw at Hertha Berlin when he capitalized on a rare defensive lapse from the otherwise well-organized home side with 20 minutes remaining. … Continue reading Dortmund held again after dropping Aubameyang for 2nd game

Dortmund drops Aubameyang again for Hertha Berlin game

BERLIN /January 19, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — Borussia Dortmund has left star striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang out of its squad for the second Bundesliga match in a row. The Gabon player, who was dropped from the squad for Dortmund’s 0-0 draw with Wolfsburg last Sunday, was again omitted from the side that was playing at Hertha Berlin on … Continue reading Dortmund drops Aubameyang again for Hertha Berlin game

Dortmund’s winless run continues; Bayern beats Hannover 3-1

BERLIN / December 2, 2017 (AP) (STL.News)  — Borussia Dortmund’s winless run in the Bundesliga continued Saturday with a 1-1 draw at 10-man Bayer Leverkusen that will test the club’s patience with Peter Bosz as coach. Dortmund hasn’t won in the league since September and has only one win across 11 competitive games. It has … Continue reading Dortmund’s winless run continues; Bayern beats Hannover 3-1