Luca Gierl
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Grading Borussia Dortmund’s Transfer Window

Luca Gierl assesses Borussia Dortmund’s busy summer of transfers.

Borussia Dortmund: a club split into two camps?

This season Dortmund is accompanied by constant unrest, but where is it all coming from?

Borussia Dortmund looking for a must win in Darmstadt

Once a season Bundesliga players have to go to a mystical place called Darmstadt. Well, not really mystical. Let’s just say they have to go to … a place.

Dortmund, We Have a Problem

Dortmund struggle in the Bundesliga this season. We take a look at the problem and how it could be solved.

Are Borussia Dortmund One Mahmoud Dahoud Away From the Title?

Could the addition of Gladbach’s Mahmoud Dahoud this winter make Borussia Dortmund a serious contender for the Bundesliga title?

Preview: Decimated Borussia Dortmund host dull Hertha Berlin

BVB face second placed Hertha without ten players, how will they fare in this one?

Why Hannes Wolf Going to Stuttgart Might be Good for Everyone

After two championships with the U17 and one with the U19 (all in consecutive years), Hannes Wolf is leaving Borussia Dortmund and taking over as head coach at VfB Stuttgart.

BVB Squad Analysis Part 2: Midfield and Strikers

A lot has changed in Dortmund’s squad. How does the new midfield and striking force stack up against the one of last season?

BVB Squad Analysis Part 1: The Defence

With Michael Zorc confirming to Ruhr Nachrichten that Dortmund’s squad is more or less set in stone except for some more players leaving the club, it’s the perfect time to take a look at the probable final squad, compare it to last season’s and take a brief look at some prospects from the youth teams.

Absentees and new signings: BVB squad shapes up in Bad Ragaz

As in every summer since 2012, Borussia Dortmund have travelled to Bad Ragaz for a pre-season training camp. During the training camp, BVB will play two games, taking on Premier League club Sunderland on Friday and La Liga side Athletic…

Rumor Round-Up (July 20 2016) // Götze Return Edges Even Closer

Another week, another round-up of the important transfer rumours surrounding the Black and Yellows.

Why André Schürrle?

The transfer of André Schürrle to Dortmund is only a matter of time and money now, which has many fans asking just one question: why?

Should Borussia Dortmund Keep Henrikh Mkhitaryan?

Henrikh Mkhitaryan won’t extend his contract at Borussia Dortmund. It seems as though the club will keep him around until then, letting him go on a free transfer. Is that really the better option than selling the Armenia international now?

Match Report: Moment of Kagawa Brilliance not Enough to Win the Derby

In a derby of two halves, one dull and one crazy, Dortmund and Schalke drew 2-2.

Match Report: Borussia Dortmund Earn Their Spurs in Convincing 3-0 Win

Going into the game, Thomas Tuchel only made one change compared to the clash against Bayern Munich, whereas Mauricio Pochettino opted to rest some of his best players for the Premier League. Ilkay Gündogan picked up a knock on his…

Match Report: Dortmund Beat Darmstadt 2-0 and Edge Closer to Bayern

Thomas Tuchel went (almost) full rotation against Darmstadt, with eight changes compared to the 3-1 against Hoffenheim on Sunday. Probably most surprising was the debut of the just 17-year-old Felix Passlack. However, with Bayern losing against Mainz, Dortmund’s win in Darmstadt might have been the first step towards an open title race in the Bundesliga.

Match Report: Zwayer in the Spotlight as Dortmund Beat Leverkusen 1-0

Borussia Dortmund beat Bayer Leverkusen 1-0 in a drab match of football. Though it wasn’t short of entertaining madness, as Leverkusen coach Roger Schmidt refused to leave the field when asked by the ref, causing the match to be interrupted for 9 minutes.

Christian Pulisic – Hershey’s Finest

Christian Pulisic (17) from Hershey, Pennsylvania might not be as big a name as the chocolate coming from his hometown just yet, but he’s probably the Borussia Dortmund youngster who’s the closest to the senior squad, as his Bundesliga debut against Ingolstadt on Saturday proved.

Felix Passlack – Where Does he Fit?

Felix Passlack (17) was already a well-known name a year ago, after he joined the first team in the La Manga winter training camp, and he has now made his way into the first team of Borussia Dortmund.

The Future is now, or is it?

About a year ago Jürgen Klopp, Dortmund’s coach at the time, stated that Borussia Dortmund’s future is secured because of all the great talent coming through Borussia’s youth ranks. Constantin Eckner and I took a look at the most promising talents back then and now it’s time to ask: Where are they now?