Two BVB defenders called up by Germany Olympic football team

The German football association has announced on Friday that Matthias Ginter and Sven Bender are called up for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Both could miss the first two games of the season as well as a sizable chunk of Dortmund’s pre-season.

Who is on National Team Duty?

Wondering if your favorite BVB player is on holiday or got called up to their National Team? Here’s a round-up of players on National Team duty:

Gündogan scores winner for Germany (Hummels on the scoresheet, too)

It was an eventful evening for Borussia’s Germany internationals, with both Mats Hummels and Ilkay Gündogan playing the full ninety in Germany’s 3:2 win in Glasgow’s hallowed Hampden Park. Hummels was caught in a wrong place – wrong time situation…