Since their defeat on 11 April 2015, Borussia Dortmund have won each of their subsequent 10 league or cup meetings with Borussia Mönchengladbach. It is their longest such winning run against any club. Here’s an overview of the top match on Saturday.
Borussia Dortmund have won each of their past nine Bundesliga matches against Gladbach, scoring 26 goals – an average of almost three per game.
Additionally, BVB beat BMG 2-1 in the DFB Cup earlier this season.
The Black & Yellows have taken points from 22 games against Mönchengladbach in which they have trailed 1-0 – a Bundesliga record. That tally includes nine comeback victories.
They also came from behind to win the aforementioned cup tie this term (goals: Thuram for Gladbach, Brandt brace for Dortmund).
Only in Mönchengladbach and Wolfsburg have Borussia Dortmund won each of their last four Bundesliga games.
The Foals last took points against BVB with a 3-1 win on 11 April 2015. Lucien Favre was still their coach then. Continue reading