Goals and Highlights Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz 05 (3-1)
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10:54 AM2 months ago


51' The referee blows the whistle! Decisive, Haaland scores twice and puts Borussia Dortmund on top of the Bundesliga
10:49 AM2 months ago


49' ERLING HAALAND! Widmer is taken offside by Bellingham on the right, the Englishman heads towards the box and rolls the ball to the Norwegian, who dominates and unleashes his left-footed shot to extend the victory
10:38 AM2 months ago

Added time

45' Five minutes to end the match
10:37 AM2 months ago

Yellow card

44' Moussa Niakhate, of Mainz, for foul Wolf


10:36 AM2 months ago

Double substitution in Borussia Dortmund

39' Axel Witsel and Reinier in, Emre Can and Reus out
10:35 AM2 months ago

On fire

36' Fast counter-attack of the black-yellow team, Haaland sends the ball to Reus on the left, he shoots cross and Widmer stretches his foot and sends the ball into the back line
10:34 AM2 months ago

Chance for Borussia Dortmund

34' After Reus and Haaland play through the middle, Belingham comes to finish, but Zentner follows the play and keeps the ball
10:34 AM2 months ago

Over the goal

33' Following a corner kick, the defense partially clears the area, Boetius gets a hand to the ball, but the ball deflects off Lee and goes too high
10:33 AM2 months ago


30' Boetius receives the ball on the left side of the penalty area and shoots a cross into the right corner. The goalkeeper gets in the way but is unable to keep out Mainz's consolation goal
10:32 AM2 months ago

Yellow card

26' Mainz's Niklas Tauer for carting away and hitting Schulz's right foot in a challenge on the ball near the end line.
10:31 AM2 months ago

Triple substitution in Mainz

24' Jae-sung Lee, Alexander Hack, Jonathan Burkardt in, Leandro Barreiro, Invartsen, Bell out
10:31 AM2 months ago

Double substitution in Borussia Dortmund

22' Thorgan Hazard and Marin Pongracic in place of Malen and Hummels
10:30 AM2 months ago

Hit the bar!

21' After a series of corners, Brandt takes a corner in the middle of the box, Hummels gets a header over the right post
10:30 AM2 months ago

Yellow card

19' Marcus Ingvartsen, from Mainz 05, for bringing down Akanji
10:29 AM2 months ago


17' Reus loses the ball in the middle of the field, Barreiro throws the ball to Onisiwo, who tries to cover the goalkeeper Kobel and sends the ball away 
10:29 AM2 months ago


13' Tauer threads a ball to Leandro Barreiro, but he was too early
9:56 AM2 months ago


9' ERLING HAALAND! The Norwegian kicks a left-footed shot into the middle of the goal and converts the penalty, as goalkeeper Robin Zentner has fallen to his right.
9:56 AM2 months ago

Yellow card

8' Bo Svensson, Mainz 05 coach, who ironically applauded the referee's decision
9:55 AM2 months ago

Penalty kick for Dortmund

7' Alerted by the VAR, referee Daniel Schlager reviews Borussia Dortmund's previous attack on the touch screen and points to the whitewash mark because when Haaland played the ball into the box, it touched Widmer's right elbow.
9:55 AM2 months ago

Yellow card

5' Stefan Bell, from Mainz 05
9:55 AM2 months ago

Another chance for Dortmund

4' Haaland passes to Meunier, he crosses and Martin gives away a corner. Brandt takes the ball but no one can deflect it into the goal.
9:42 AM2 months ago


00' Reus touches the ball for the first time in the second half
9:42 AM2 months ago

Substitution in Mainz

Aaron Martin replaces Lucoqui
9:39 AM2 months ago


Borussia Dortmund: Hitz, Hazard, Reinier, Witsel, Passlack, Pongracic, Knauff, Wolf.
Mainz 05: Dahmen, Martin, Lee, Brosinski, Stöger, Papela, Burkardt, Nemeth, Hack
9:37 AM2 months ago

First half stats Borussia Dortmund 1-0 Mainz

Goal attempts: 8-1
Shots on target: 3-0
Corners: 3-0
Offsides: 1-1
Fouls committed: 5-7
Passes: 403-98
Passing accuracy - Borussia Dortmund: 87%, Mainz: 65
Sprints: 121-115
Tackles: 51-48 
Possession - Borussia Dortmund: 77%, Mainz: 23%
9:34 AM2 months ago

Half time

46' Borussia continues to attack with Brandt, but the referee realizes that time has already expired and blows the whistle to end the first half
9:33 AM2 months ago

Check over: Goal-line technology

The referee's smartwatch did not show anything, so the game went on as usual. Image released by the Bundesliga shows that Niakhate's header was just over the line, the ball did not fully cross the mark and for this reason the goal was not confirmed.
9:26 AM2 months ago

On the line

46' Haaland comes forward on the left, shoots at goal and Zentner saves with his right arm. The rebound goes to the Norwegian, who heads the ball into the box, Bellingham deflects it, and Niakhate, who was inside the goal, avoids the second one by putting his head on the ball
9:21 AM2 months ago

Added time

45' One minute to end the first half
9:20 AM2 months ago


43' Niakhate makes the throw-in from the left with Bell, he makes the pass by elevation searching Onisiwo inside the area, he shoots and hits Akanji, the ball stays alive in the area and the assistant signals the offside at the time of the throw-in
9:17 AM2 months ago

No accuracy

39' On the right, Haaland passes to Brandt, who tries to send the ball to Reus in the area, but overdoes it and the ball goes out of bounds
9:14 AM2 months ago

On the wall!

36' Anton Stach hits a right-footed free-kick from the front, but the ball stops in the middle of the path and no one is able to finish in goal
9:12 AM2 months ago

Yellow card

35' Manuel Akanji, from Borussia Dortmund, for making the lever and bringing down Leandro Barreiro in the intermediary
9:10 AM2 months ago

On time

34' Meunier receives on the right, sends the ball into the middle of the area and Niakhate tips the ball, Bellingham gets the rebound in the middle, but is unbalanced and loses the ball
9:07 AM2 months ago

Nice chance

30' Hummels goes to the attack field, triggers Bellingham on the left side of the area, but Tauer pulls away, then Brandt risks a left-footed shot that goes low and close to the post
9:04 AM2 months ago


27' Brandt takes a corner from the right at the first post, Zentner punches it away and Haaland shares it with him, then referee scores an attacking foul by the Norwegian
9:02 AM2 months ago


22' Meunier arrives again with danger to the attack, receives from Haaland and finishes from outside the area and misses the target
8:57 AM2 months ago


20' Possession - Borussia Dortmund: 75%, Mainz 05: 25%
Shots: 3-0
8:55 AM2 months ago

On time

17' Mainz recovers the ball in midfield, starts a counter-attack on the right and when he gets close to the area, Emre Can appears in coverage and cuts to the side
8:51 AM2 months ago

Yellow card

13' Borussia Dortmund's Nico Schulz for a hard foul on Tauer
8:51 AM2 months ago

Borussia on fire

9' Meunier is stopped as he receives the ball in the box and shoots with his right foot.
8:49 AM2 months ago

Comet mode on

8' Brandt moves forward and plays the ball towards Haaland inside the area, he heads the ball, but doesn't catch it on the ball and it goes out
8:41 AM2 months ago


3' MARCO REUS! In the very first dangerous move, Borussia go down the right, Meunier gets a lift into the box, Stach tries to clear, but the ball is left to the captain to open the scoring at Signal Iduna Park.
8:36 AM2 months ago


00' Daniel Schlager authorizes the start of the first half in Dortmund and Karim Onisiwo handles the ball for the first time
8:35 AM2 months ago


Borussia Dortmund is wearing the main uniform, being yellow shirt with black name and numbers, black shorts with yellow numbers, yellow socks, goalkeeper Kobel all in green, name and numbers in black; Mainz 05 wears red uniform, with white name and numbers, goalkeeper Zender comes all in white, name and numbers in red.
8:27 AM2 months ago

Bundesliga Top scorers

Borussia Dortmund: Erling Haaland - 7 goals
Mainz 05: Marcus Ingvartsen - 2
8:25 AM2 months ago

Warm up

8:22 AM2 months ago


Zentner, Tauer, Bell, Niakhate, Widmer, Barreiro, Stach, Lucoqui, Boetius, Ingvartsen, Onisiwo.
Coach: Bo Svensson.

Substitutes: Dahmen, Martin, Lee, Brosinski, Stöger, Papela, Burkardt, Nemeth, Hack

8:20 AM2 months ago


Kobel, Meunier, Akanji, Hummels, Schulz, Bellingham, Can, Brandt, Reus, Haaland, Malen.
Coach: Marco Rose.

Substitutes: Hitz, Hazard, Reinier, Witsel, Passlack, Pongracic, Knauff, Wolf.

8:18 AM2 months ago


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8:13 AM2 months ago

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8:08 AM2 months ago

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8:03 AM2 months ago

Match officials

Referee: Daniel Schlager
Assistant Referee 1: Sven Waschitzki
Assistant Referee 2: Arno Blos
Fourth official: Patrick Ittrich
Video Assistant Referee (VAR): Matthias Jöllenbeck
Assistant Video Assistant Referee (AVAR): Markus Wollenweber
7:58 AM2 months ago

Possible lineupMainz 05

Zentner; Nemeth, Bell, Niakhaté; Widmer, Barreiro, Stach, Lucoqui; Burkardt, Ingvartsen; Onisiwo.
Coach: Bo Svensson.
7:53 AM2 months ago

Probable lineup Borussia Dortmund

Kobel; Passlack, Akanji, Hummels, Schulz; Bellingham, Witsel, Brandt; Reus; Malen, Haaland.
Coach: Marco Rose.
7:48 AM2 months ago

Absentees from Mainz 05

Kohr (suspended), St. Juste (shoulder), Szalai (knee)
7:43 AM2 months ago

Borussia Dortmund last news

Out: Coulibaly (knee), Dahoud (knee), Guerreiro (muscular), Morey (knee), Moukoko (muscular), Zagadou (knee)
Doubtful: Meunier (toe), Reyna (thigh), Schmelzer (knee)
7:38 AM2 months ago

Last Match

Raphaël Guerreiro, Marco Reus, and Julian Brandt scored Borussia Dortmund's goals in the victory over Mainz 05 in May at the Opel Arena, with Robin Quaison scoring from the penalty spot. 
7:33 AM2 months ago

A clash of opposites

Dortmund are seeking their third consecutive win of the season after beating Sporting in the Champions League and Augsburg in the last round of the Bundesliga. Mainz, on the other hand, are on a three-game winless streak - one draw and two losses - and have scored only one goal during that period.
7:28 AM2 months ago

The Bundesliga is back

The round began with Hoffenheim beating Cologne 5-0, with African striker Ihlas Bebou, a native of Togo, scoring twice. Baumgartner, Geiger and Posch completed the scoring at the PreZero Arena.
7:23 AM2 months ago

Bundesliga League table

Borussia Dortmund is in 3rd place with 15 points, one behind leader Bayern Munich, because so far they have won five games and lost two. Mainz, on the other hand, is in ninth position with 10 points, three wins, one draw, and three losses. At the moment, Arminia Bielefeld, Bochum and Greuther Fürth are in the relegation zone.
7:18 AM2 months ago

Matchday 8

Hoffenheim 5-0 Cologne
Borussia Dortmund-Mainz 05
Eintracht Frankfurt-Hertha Berlin
Union Berlin-Wolfsburg
Freiburg-RB Leipzig
Greuther Fürth-Bochum
Borussia Mönchengladbach-Stuttgart
Bayer Leverkusen-Bayern Munich
Augsburg-Arminia Bielefeld
7:13 AM2 months ago

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