Bundesliga Novum at BVB
The team of coach Marco Rose completed the completely overwhelmed VfL Wolfsburg with 6: 1 (5: 0) and has at four outstanding games twelve points ahead of third place. The residue on leaders Bayern Munich decreased in front of the top game at the German record champion at least until Easter Sunday on six counters.
Bundesliga debutant Tom Rothe (24.), Axel Witsel (26.), Manuel Akanji (28th), Emre Can (34.) and Erling Haaland (38., 54.) met for the especially in the first half as in Noise playing BVB, which celebrated the 13th victory in the past 14 games (a draw) against his favorite opponent. For the Lower Saxony Ridle Baku (81.) was successful.
The signs were anything but good. Thorgan Hazard (back pain) fell out in the short term, so the Dortmundern lacked six players. In the initial phase, the hosts had to sort each other before 79,200 spectators. Goalkeeper Gregor Kobel prevented an early residue against national Lukas Nmecha (3.).
BVB-Youngster heads in the history books
After a quarter of an hour, the BVB was always better in the game, and the only 17-year-old Rothe quickly put his initial nervousness quickly. The U19 international cared for a corner of Julian Brandt for the lead.
The hit was a novelty in the Bundesliga story: At 17 years and 169 days, Rothe became the recent player in the history of the German Football House, which scored a goal at his debut in the Bundesliga.
“It went well,” Dortmund’s Bundesliga debutant Tom Rothe smired, after the BVB the seventh Champions League participation in a row is only theoretically to take. In still four outstanding games, the Westfalen has twelve points ahead of third place.
The 17-year-old was completely excited: “If you run here yourself, it’s already crass goose bumps, indescribable.”
According to the leadership, the Dortmund were no longer to be stopped. Witsel increased after beautiful preliminary work by Haaland, Akanji met after a free-kick of Marco Reus. For the captain it was the 100th template in the league, more only Thomas Müller, Franck Ribery and Andreas Möller in the account.
The BVB continued to storm cheerfully. CAN increased from the distance, then Reus put across the most beautiful attack of the first half across Haaland, who met without goal after 422 minutes. In his long league history, the BVB had led only in 1964 at Schalke 04 higher at halftime (6: 0). A 5: 0 After 45 minutes, there was last 1986.
In the second round, the guests got the better start again. But Kobel parished against Jonas Wind (46th). On the other side, the strong reus (51.) awarded. Half dozen then made Haaland full. Aster Vranckx only met the latte for the VFL (70th). In the 88th minute Lion Semic and Jamie Bynoe Gittens also gave their Bundesliga debut.