Real Madrid Fail to Capitalise on Strong Defensive Start against Dortmund

Real Madrid played Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday, in a battle to decide top spot in Champions League Group F. That fight for the first place produced a match full of intensity and purpose, and early on, it was Real Madrid who made the running. Against Dortmund, a team who has established itself as a pressing […]

Dortmund Target the Right in Dominant Win over Hertha Berlin

Thomas Tuchel is a coach known for his attention to detail. The Borussia Dortmund boss has curtailed the amount of pasta his players consume, and in a bid to reduce shirt pulling from his defenders, he has asked them to train with tennis balls in their hands. He isn’t the type of person to leave […]

Julian Weigl Shining Brightly Under Thomas Tuchel’s Expert Tutelage

Borussia Dortmund went into their colossal clash with Bayer Leverkusen in absolutely scintillating form, having won 10 straight matches. But their outstanding manager, Thomas Tuchel, knew it wouldn’t be easy to extend the streak to 11 against Roger Schmidt’s dynamic outfit. “Bayer’s trademark is their intensity. Everything about them is directed to offensive football. They […]