Dortmund down Bremen to stay top of Bundesliga
Dortmund's midfielder Jakub Blaszczykowski (L) and Bremen's midfielder Cedrick Makiadi fight for the ball during a German first division Bundesliga football match in the German city of Dortmund on August 23, 2013. Dortmund strengthened their position as early Bundesliga leaders with a 1-0 win at home to Werder Bremen on Friday. Last season’s Champions League finalists Borussia Dortmund strengthened their position as early Bundesliga leaders with a 1-0 win at home to Werder Bremen on Friday.
With reigning European champions Bayern Munich, who are joint second with Bayer Leverkusen, hosting Nuremberg on Saturday, Dortmund’s win at the Westfalenstadion leaves them three points clear with a goal difference of six compared to Bayern and Leverkusen’s three. This was Bremen’s first league defeat of the season, and their first under new coach Robin Dutt, after they saw off newly-promoted Eintracht Braunschweig and Augsburg on the first two weekends.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at CitizenSimilar Stories