Borussia Dortmund coach Lucien Favre has explained the early substitution of Jadon Sancho in the game at Bayern with clear words. Mats Hummels had to smile about his own goal. And: A statement by Joachim Loew fired speculation about a possible DFB comeback of the central defender. Here are news and rumors about BVB.
BVB, News: Favre criticizes Sancho
Lucien Favre has replaced Jadon Sancho in the BVB's 0: 4 at BVB on 36 minutes for Raphael Guerreiro. After the game, the coach explained without hesitation what moved him to this action.
"He was not hurt, he just was not good enough," Favre said of the youngster, who had suffered 13 ball losses. Sancho graduated in the current season so far 16 official games for the Borussia. The 19-year-old Englishman scored four goals and prepared eight more goals.
BVB, News: Hummels has to smile about own goal
Ironically, in his first game against his former club FC Bayern Mats Hummels scored in the 80th minute own goal to 0: 4-final score. The center-back took his faux pas, however, with a good dose of humor.
"The own goal went well with the game and I thought it was almost tragic-comic because the game was already decided and I had to smile that I'm going to put one in my own net at the old venue," said Hummels.
Hummels had moved from Munich back to Dortmund only this summer, where he had already been under contract from 2008 to 2016. Previously, the 30-year-old had already played from 1995 to 2008 at FCB.
BVB, News: Hummels comeback at the DFB 2020?
After his removal from the national team in March 2019 Hummels 2020 could celebrate a comeback in the DFB team. Anyway leaves a statement by coach Joachim Loew in an interview with DFB-TV to conclude.
"The big goal is to be able to send a powerful team to the pitch at the European Championships, and we'll consider what's best for the team, what are the constellations, are there any players who are injured, who miss out or are in one? then we have to re-evaluate everything, "says LOw.
In the coming week, the last two international matches of the year 2019 will rise with the games in the European Championship qualifiers against Belarus (Saturday, November 16) and Northern Ireland (Tuesday, November 19).
BVB, News: Reus declines internationals
Marco Reus, who came on in Munich in the 61st minute, has canceled his participation in the upcoming European Championship qualifiers. The reason: The BVB captain is still struggling with problems at the ankle.
Reus informed LOw on Sunday that he would not travel to the national team and work in Dortmund on his recovery.
BVB, News: Zorc bursts the collar
The disastrous appearance of Dortmund at Bayern Michael Zorc has hit hard. "I am deeply disappointed and disturbed, I do not know what to say, it was such a significant difference in performance, the 4-0 draw is fine, we did not take place," said the BVB sports director.
Zorc rumbled in the mixed zone of the Allianz Arena further that the Borussia had brought a "non-performance" and that was "no football at all": "I can not explain this performance Ask the players Take it completely out of the box, to put it bluntly, ask the players to explain the performance. "
Also Favre was completely served: "We had too many unnecessary, unbelievable ball losses, instead of just playing we lost a lot of balls for nothing, even the duels on the ground and in the air, they were all too slow."
BVB guest at Bayern: A horror record
|2019/20||11||09/11/2019||4: 0||FC Bayern|
|2018/19||28||04/06/2019||5: 0||FC Bayern|
|2017/18||28||03/31/2018||6: 0||FC Bayern|
|2016/17||28||04/08/2017||4: 1||FC Bayern|
|2015/16||8th||04/10/2015||5: 1||FC Bayern|
|2014/15||10||01/11/2014||2: 1||FC Bayern|
|2013/14||30||04/12/2014||0: 3||Borussia Dortmund|