Bundesliga: Erling Haaland spares Borussia Dortmund blushes in Hoffenheim draw; Bayer Leverkusen drop points
Erling Braut Haaland's 81st minute strike averted a fourth defeat in five Bundesliga games for crisis-hit Borussia Dortmund.
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund caretaker coach Edin Terzic calls for Marco Reus, Jadon Sancho to step up
Germany star Reus converted a late penalty to seal the win in Bremen, but has been struggling to recapture his best form after a lengthy groin injury.
Bundesliga: Edin Terzić makes winning start as Borussia Dortmund head coach with win over Werder Bremen
Dortmund captain Marco Reus scored the winner from close range on a rebound in the 79th minute after Bremen goalkeeper Jiri Pavlenka saved his penalty attempt.
Terzic is charged with leading Dortmund back into the top four after recent results saw them fall behind the leading pack of Bayer Leverkusen, Bayern Munich, and RB Leipzig.
Since taking the reins at Dortmund two years ago, Favre has twice led the club to second place in the Bundesliga, but has often been criticised for not managing to launch a serious title challenge.