Mixed Zone Interviews: Bayer Leverkusen – Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund could not capitalise on Bayern Munich dropping two points earlier on Saturday afternoon, as the Ruhr side lose 2-0 away to Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga Topspiel. Here is what coaches and players had to say after the match.

Overpowered Borussia Dortmund Fall to Bayer Leverkusen

Fans of Borussia Dortmund will go into the international break with a sour taste in their mouths after a 2-0 defeat at Bayer Leverkusen saw them miss the chance to go eight points clear of the Rhinelanders and close the gap to Bayern Munich to one point.

Mixed Zone Interviews: VfL Wolfsburg

Borussia Dortmund followed up their 6-0 hammering of Darmstadt with another big win on Matchday 4 of the Bundesliga, beating VfL Wolfsburg 5-1 on the road on Tuesday night. Here’s what the head coaches and players had to say after the match.

Why Marcel Schmelzer is the perfect captain for Borussia Dortmund

Marcel Schmelzer is Borussia Dortmund’s new captain. Thomas Tuchel was quoted saying that this “decision was a logical one.” Here is why:

Borussia Dortmund Stars On Holiday

GREETINGS FROM: Ibiza? Florida? California? Where are BVB players if they aren’t playing for their National Team?
Here is a round-up of social media posts from a few of your faves.

Episode 141: The 2015/2016 Season Review

A long season has come to an end and now it’s time to look back and reminisce about the ups and downs of what happened in 56 eventful games with the involvement of the one and only Borussia Dortmund.

Episode 140: Cup Final loss & Transfer Gossip

Borussia Dortmund could not crown their season with a cup win after falling short to FC Bayern on penalties. The Yellowallpod panel is back to discuss the close defeat and ramble about BVB’s transfer dealings.

Mixed Zone: Frankfurt

Borussia Dortmund suffered their first Bundesliga defeat of 2016, falling 1-0 to Eintracht Frankfurt away from home on Matchday 33. Here’s what the head coach and players had to say after the loss.

Marcel Schmelzer extends until 2021

Borussia Dortmund and Marcel Schmelzer have agreed to new terms. The 28-year-old left-back has renewed his papers until the 30th of June 2021.

Mats Hummels leaves Dortmund-future open over Champions League dream

Borussia Dortmund captain Mats Hummels left his future at the club open as his contract runs out in 2017. The 27-year-old will have to make a decision soon but is torn, as he told German tabloid BILD.

Tactical talking points: Klopp’s team with a trademark underdog performance

A Klopp team faced a superior opponent and made it ugly. Borussia Dortmund dominated the match for the better part of 90 minutes, but didn’t seem too comfortable with Liverpool’s counterattacking threat. Here are three tactical talking points from Thursday night’s Europa League clash.

Episode 132: International Break Q&A

Without any Borussia Dortmund football to discuss during the international break, the Yellowwallpod panel used the time to answer listener questions in a Q&A Episode. Will Mario Götze come? Does it make sense? Which players will remain in Dortmund, who will leave, who will join? Will BVB be favourites for the next Bundesliga title? You’ll find answers to those and more question on Episode 132.

Tactical talking points: Dortmund deliver dominant performance

Dortmund beat a poor Tottenham side in a one-sided first encounter between the teams. We examine the major tactical talking points.

Off the Pitch: A boy and his Dogs

In case you didn’t know, everyone’s favorite Left Back Marcel Schmelzer is a big dog lover.

Win over M’Gladbach: Spectacular yet not perfect performance

Borussia Dortmund won their first competitive game of 2016, out-playing Borussia Mönchengladbach’s man-marking scheme.

Injury update: Schmelzer, Bender and Sahin out for Gladbach

Borussia Dortmund’s left-back Marcel Schmelzer will miss the start of the Rückrunde against Borussia Mönchengladbach. The match will also come too soon for Sven Bender and Nuri Sahin.

Thomas Tuchel on current personnel situation

Borussia Dortmund’s first two days of training are past. Since there is no training session scheduled for the afternoon, Thomas Tuchel spoke to the journalists at the “NAS Sports Complex” to give a summary on the current personnel situation. While patience is still required until Nuri Sahin will return to the pitch, Marco Reus is making vast progress. All quotes from Ruhr Nachrichten.

And November’s Yellowwallpod Player of the Month is …

Another month came and went in what is shaping up to be a very exciting season for Borussia Dortmund. As we do every month, we honour the best player of the past four weeks with the most prestigious award a true Borusse can think of.

Mixed zone interviews: Hamburg

Borussia Dortmund lost their second game in the 2015/16 Bundesliga campaign on Friday, 3-1, at the hands of Hamburger SV.
Here’s what the head coach and players had to say after the game.

Marcel Schmelzer to miss Bayern clash

Marcel Schmelzer did not travel with the team to Munich, nor did he participate in Friday’s final training – it looks as he will miss the clash against Bayern. Furthermore Neven Subotic’s absence has been confirmed. Where is Marcel Schmelzer,…