Boring preseason? Not quite. The Yellowwallpod returns to discuss €30 million record signing André Schürrle and two friendlies against the Manchester clubs that took place in China.
Borussia Dortmund have made their eigth signing of the current transfer window, with winger Andre Schürrle arriving from VfL Wolfsburg for a fee believed to be in the region of €30 million.
It’s the middle of July and the Yellowwallpod is back to assess Borussia Dortmund’s off-season and the latest transfer rumors.
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?
Before Borussia Dortmund’s preseason started, club boss Hans-Joachim Watzke confirmed that BVB’s summer will remain busy. The transfer window shuts on August 31st and until then there will be a lot of rumors floating around. Here is a rumor roundup of this week’s transfer gossip.
Borussia Dortmund has to deal with the losses of Ilkay Gündogan, Mats Hummels and Henrikh Mkhitaryan. BVB boss Hans-Joachim Watzke speaks about the overhaul, the aims for 2016/2017, and additional signings in an interview with dpa.
After Lewis Holtby and Adam Szalia it seems like the third of the ‘Bruchweg Boys’ is falling from grace. Andre Schürrle has fallen out of favour at Chelsea and is fed up with warming the blue’s bench.
Is the world cup winner an option for an eventual Reus replacement?