Borussia Dortmund beat Hamburger SV 3-0 on Matchday 30 of the 2015/16 Bundesliga season on Sunday. Here’s what the head coach and players had to say after the win.
Borussia Dortmund cured their Europa League Hangover with a 3-0 win over Hamburger SV on Matchday 30 of the 2015/16 Bundesliga season on Sunday. Seventeen-year-old Christian Pulisic and Adrian Ramos with a brace scored against Dortmund’s (now former?) bogey team.
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.
Borussia Dortmund gave their all to wrestle Ingolstadt down, winning 2-0 on Saturday afternoon. Here is what coaches and players had to say after the game.
On a rainy Saturday afternoon, Borussia Dortmund rode their luck more than once to get away with three points against promoted Ingolstadt. Tuchel was right in dubbing this match a “matter of patience” beforehand, as his side hardly got a foot on the ground with some of his key players missing.Yet, Borussia Dortmund managed to grind out a result, while US-boy Christian Pulisic made his first appearance in the Westfalenstadion alongside the unlikely return of Moritz Leitner.
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?
January 2015, Borussia Dortmund is tied for the last place in the Bundesliga and Jürgen Klopp tells BVBtotal that “the future of Borussia Dortmund is secured”. How does that fit together? Klopp is referring to 16-year-olds Felix Passlack and Dzenis…