The RAID: In the seventh Minute led Werder to a corner. 11.5 seconds later, the doors followed, however, by Dortmund’s Paco Alcácer. BVB overran Werder literally. At the end of a Seven-stand-on-Five Situation far into the opposing half. Davy Klaassen explained then the Lupfer Alcácers on the line and the attacker had previously confessed to already be in an Offside position. But still, The scene showed the force, the speed with which Dortmund the season successful so far.

result: Borussia Dortmund Werder Bremen 2:1 (2:1). Thus, the BVB is early autumn champion. Click here for the match report.

farewell: 274 games had completed Nuri Sahin for Borussia Dortmund. Now he returned in the Werder Jersey. In the summer, he was switched to Bremen. Before the game, he was adopted, after the final whistle of the South stand to celebrate. Sahin was visibly moved, and described the moments afterwards as the “hard” and “beautiful”.

Nuri Sahin

first half: Werder began quite brave, but after all, BVB took control. Alcácer met with a header after a free kick cross from Raphaël Guerreiro, the goal counted after video evidence. Marco Reus to put to pass from Jadon Sancho. Max Kruse broke the deadlock with a see a distance shot of values for the connection hit. And then there was the eleventh Minute.

incorrect decision g of the game: In the eleventh Minute and went to Reus to a battle with Klaassen in the Werder penalty area to the ground. The Bremen had taken the Dortmund pushed and also the leg – a clear penalty. The Referees missed the game the foul. And somewhere in Cologne, a video had to leave the referee probably just his job. The video evidence is not corrected, the clearly incorrect decision was inexplicable.

second half: A similar picture as before the break. Werder started very aggressively, had the first big chance by Kruse, but then dominated Dortmund. A hack trick here, a quick pass result there, again and again BVB are combined elegantly in a dangerous zone – but missed the third goal on several occasions. Götze’s goal in extra time was disallowed for a previous offside position.

the law of inertia: is One of the largest Bremen-based problems in the game was that Dortmund’s strength was so good to own weakness. As for the speed, are the differences between the two Teams is enormous, just in the centre. This is especially in the case of counter-attacks, in which repeated Dortmund-Dominate-situations arose.


fighting: But even in their own Majority Werder was part of to prone. The best example of the second hit was: Three Dortmund and five, Bremer stood in the Werder penalty area, two more in Bremen came just as Sancho in all of the rest could fit in the middle, where Reus blasted the ball into.

summary of the game: Werder had just finished a week-long negative run. Against Dortmund, the Bremen good approaches showed and played bravely, but were overwhelmed. In the remaining two days of play of the first half of the season, the team needs to stabilize now. Quite different to the BVB: The fall champion will be out to defend the Nine-point lead up to the winter break.

Borussia Dortmund – Werder Bremen 2:1 (2:1)
1:0 Alcácer (19.)
2:0 Reus (27.)
2:1 Kruse (35.)
Borussia Dortmund Bürki – Piszczek, Akanji, Diallo, Hakimi – Witsel, Delaney – Sancho (90. Philipp), Reus, Guerreiro (89. Pulisic) – Alcácer (81. Götze)
Werder Bremen: Pavlenka – Gebres Selassie, Langkamp, Moisander, Augustinsson – Eggestein (83. Sargent), Sahin, Klaassen (18. Möhwald) – Kruse – Harnik, Rashica (73. Osako)
Yellow cards: Delaney / Langkamp, Harnik, Möhwald, Sargent
referee: wink
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