Episode 145: We’ll have to wait and see

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.

Dortmund announce training camp schedule

Borussia Dortmund first training session will be on 4 July. According to a release issued by the team on Monday, BVB will play their first friendly during summer preparation against local club Spvgg Erkenschwick. The Black and Yellows will also take a trip to China in July, where they are expected to face both Manchester United and Manchester City.

Ilkay Gündogan, it’s sad to see you leave

It’s official. The clubs announced on Thursday that Ilkay Gündogan will be a Manchester City player after his five-year stint in Dortmund. BVB will receive a reported €30 million fee for the injured German international, who had just one year left on his contract. But the day Ilkay Gündogan leaves will always be a sad one for Borussia Dortmund.

Kicker: Ilkay Gündogan won’t extend with BVB

Ilkay Gündogan’s departure after the end of this season seems imminent, as German football Magazine “Kicker” reports that the 25-year-old German international won’t extend beyond 2017 with Borussia Dortmund.