Borussia Dortmund are enjoying a delightful Bundesliga season. In contrast to last season’s performance, the black and yellows are top of the league table. As far as Lucien Favre’s men are concerned, the team’s in great shape. Moreover, Borussia Dortmund overcome Freiburg at home in Matchday 13.
Borussia Dortmund Dominate Freiburg During the game
Aside from a few efforts to score, Freiburg felt Borussia Dortmund’s dominion all along the game. The German leaders attacking powerhouse didn’t wait to start troubling the visitors defense. Thus, Freiburg players were forced to stay deep and rely on quick counters. Jadon Sancho was by far the best player in the pitch. Although his name doesn’t appear in the score sheet, he was involved in almost every attacking buildup for the home team.
Marco Reus and Paco Alcacer scoring… Again!
Captain Marco converted a penalty to a goal after Freiburg’s defense brought down Sancho in the area. However, this wasn’t the highlight of Reus’s performance. In fact, the 29 years old German international is orchestrating the team on the pitch. Lucien Favre substitutes Mario Gotze by introducing Paco Alcacer, who never disappoints and always scores. Therefore, he took advantage of a silver plate pass from Lukasz Piszczek.
Borussia Dortmund Overcome Freiburg at Home…
…And they add 3 valuable points to their Bundesliga title run. After each game, the Black and Yellows show a very mature mindset in both the attack and defense. Experienced players like Witsel and Reus work in harmony with youngsters in the likes of Sancho and Larsen.
Defensively, Borussia Dortmund seem very composed with a few mistakes. However, Dan Axel Zagadou picked up a worrying injury during the first half. The players can now prepare to the derby against Schalke 04 next weekend.