Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund’s Mats Hummels, Axel Witsel likely to return for Bayern Munich clash, says coach Lucien Favre
Borussia Dortmund’s Mats Hummels and Axel Witsel look set to be fit in time for Tuesday’s Bundesliga big game against leaders Bayern Munich.
Dortmund coach Lucien Favre said Thursday that midfielders Emre Can and Axel Witsel will both miss Saturday's game against Schalke, but said he hoped they could return soon. It will be Dortmund's first game since March and will be played in an empty stadium.
Reus sustained the injury in the dying minutes of Borussia Dortmund's 3-2 defeat by Werder Bremen in the last 16 of the German Cup on Tuesday.
DFB Pokal: Borussia Dortmund knocked out by Bundesliga strugglers Werder Bremen; RB Leipzig lose to Eintracht Frankfurt
Dortmund lost 3-2 to Werder Bremen, a major upset given that Werder are battling against relegation from the Bundesliga while Dortmund challenges for the title
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich take top spot after Leipzig drop points; Borussia Dortmund thrash Union Berlin 5-0
Bayern Munich scored three goals in the opening 26 minutes to defeat Mainz 3-1 away on Saturday and go a point clear at the top of the Bundesliga with their sixth straight win.
Bundesliga: Erling Haaland brace takes his tally to five goals in first two games as Borussia Dortmund demolish Cologne 5-1
Borussia Dortmund teenager Erling Haaland followed up his debut hat-trick by scoring two more goals, again off the bench, in a 5-1 demolition of Cologne in the Bundesliga
Marco Reus rescued a point deep in added time to move Dortmund up to fifth on 20 points, five behind leaders Borussia Moenchengladbach
Borussia Dortmund and their under-fire coach Lucien Favre hope to maintain the 'feel-good' factor from back-to-back wins as they chase Champions League revenge at home to Inter Milan on Tuesday
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund manager Lucien Favre faces more uncertainty in job after goalless draw in Ruhr Derby
Borussia Dortmund was fortunate to emerge with a 0-0 draw from the Ruhr derby on Saturday and has only won two of its last eight games in all competitions.
Germany are set to hand out several debuts with Joachim Loew missing a host of first-choice names for Wednesday's friendly match against an Argentina without Lionel Messi.
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund concede late own goal to draw against Eintracht Frankfurt, drop down to third spot in league
Marco Reus was left fuming after Borussia Dortmund conceded a late own goal to draw 2-2 at Eintracht Frankfurt on Sunday and lose ground on Bundesliga leaders RB Leipzig.
Champions League: Barcelona's Marc-André ter Stegen stakes claim to be Germany's No 1 keeper with clean sheet against Borussia Dortmund
Ter Stegen had expressed disappointment with his reserve role for Germany after last week's European qualifiers against the Netherlands and Northern Ireland.
Champions League: Borussia Dortmund held to goalless draw by patchy Barcelona as Lionel Messi makes first appearance of season
Even with the Argentine on the field, Dortmund looked more dangerous after captain Marco Reus’ 57th-minute penalty was saved by Marc Andre ter Stegen
Bundesliga: RB Leipzig hold Bayern Munich; Paco Alcacer's brace helps Borussia Dortmund thump Bayer Leverkusen
RB Leipzig survived a first half onslaught and equalised through an Emil Forsberg penalty to frustrate Bayern and fuel hopes of a three-horse title race.
Gareth Bale's brace against Villareal to Union Berlin's reality check to Borussia Dortmund, five talking points from European football
From Atletico Madrid challenging getting off to a dream start in La Liga to Matthijs De Ligt's nightmarish debut for Juventus, here are the five talking points from European football
Bundesliga: Union Berlin stun Borussia Dortmund to notch historic first-ever league win; Bayern Munich thrash Mainz
Union Berlin pulled off perhaps the biggest victory in their turbulent history, defeating Borussia Dortmund 3-1 at the Stadion An der Alten Foersterei.
Bundesliga: Jadon Sancho inspires late comeback win for Borussia Dortmund over Cologne to make it two victories out of two
Jadon Sancho brought Dortmund to life in the second half, driving home a much-needed equaliser before grabbing an injury-time assist to seal Dortmund's comeback.
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund issue statement of intent with 5-1 thrashing of Augsburg; Paderborn stun Bayer Leverkusen
Having thrown away a nine-point lead and narrowly missed the title last season, Borussia Dortmund had promised another attack on Bayern's hegemony in 2019/20
Borussia Dortmund were made to work in the first half before overcoming the resistance of third division club KFC Uerdingen to win 2-0 and move into the German Cup second round on Friday.
Euro 2020 qualifiers: Marco Verratti's late winner helps Italy pip Bosnia-Herzegovina; France, Germany notch thumping wins
Italy needed a late winner from Marco Verratti to defeat a determined Bosnia-Herzegovina while Germany and France piled up the goals in lopsided victories.