Dortmund http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/29521/all en Football: Dortmund boss calls for courts at German stadiums http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/football-dortmund-boss-calls-courts-at-german-stadiums <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>In the fight to rid Germany's football grounds of violence, Borussia Dortmund chief Hans-Joachim Watzke has called for law courts to be held at stadiums to immediately jail offenders.</p> <p>"It would help unbelievably if you could look up violent offenders immediately," Dortmund's managing director Watzke told west German newspaper Der Western.</p> <p>"Anyone offending would have to explain himself if he didn't turn up for work (on Monday)."</p> <p>Last October, more than 200 fans were arrested after rival Borussia and Schalke fans clashed in Dortmund before the Ruhr derby.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/football-dortmund-boss-calls-courts-at-german-stadiums" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Borussia Dortmund Dortmund Hans-Joachim Watzke Social Issues States of Germany AFP Sat, 02 Feb 2013 15:30:36 +0000 5744014 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Champions Dortmund suffer Hamburg hammering http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/football-champions-dortmund-suffer-hamburg-hammering <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Defending champions Borussia Dortmund suffered a shock 4-1 defeat at home to Hamburg in the Bundesliga on Saturday with South Korea's Son Heung-Min claiming two goals as both teams finished with 10 men.</p> <p>With neither of their rivals Dortmund nor Bayer Leverkusen picking up wins, runaway league leaders Bayern Munich can extend their 12-point advantage at the top of the table when they host Schalke 04 later on Saturday evening.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/football-champions-dortmund-suffer-hamburg-hammering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Borussia Dortmund Dortmund Human Interest Sports AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 17:16:32 +0000 5751165 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Champions Dortmund suffer Hamburg hammering http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/football-champions-dortmund-suffer-hamburg-hammering-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Defending champions Borussia Dortmund suffered a shock 4-1 defeat at home to Hamburg in the Bundesliga on Saturday with South Korea's Son Heung-Min claiming two goals as both teams finished with 10 men.</p> <p>With neither of their rivals Dortmund nor Bayer Leverkusen picking up wins, runaway league leaders Bayern Munich can extend their 12-point advantage at the top of the table when they host Schalke 04 later on Saturday evening.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/football-champions-dortmund-suffer-hamburg-hammering-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Borussia Dortmund Dortmund Human Interest Sports AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 18:00:29 +0000 5751202 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-Soccer-Reus hat-trick helps Dortmund stay second http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130216/update-1-soccer-reus-hat-trick-helps-dortmund-stay-second <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Dortmund beat Eintracht Frankfurt 3-0</p> <p>* Kiessling on target in Leverkusen win (Adds quotes)</p> <p>BERLIN, Feb 16 (Reuters) - A Marco Reus hat-trick gave 10-man Borussia Dortmund a 3-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday that kept the Bundesliga champions in second spot, a point ahead of Bayer Leverkusen who defeated Augsburg 2-1.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130216/update-1-soccer-reus-hat-trick-helps-dortmund-stay-second" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Borussia Dortmund Dortmund Sport in Germany Sports Thomson Reuters Sat, 16 Feb 2013 20:15:14 +0000 5757765 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Dortmund stumble to 1-1 draw at Gladbach http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130224/soccer-dortmund-stumble-1-1-draw-at-gladbach <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BERLIN, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Champions Borussia Dortmund were ineffective as they drew 1-1 at Borussia Moenchengladbach on Sunday, putting their second place in the Bundesliga at risk.</p> <p>Dortmund looked to be cruising to their sixth win in the last seven league games when Germany international Mario Goetze put them ahead in a dominant first half with a well-taken spot kick.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130224/soccer-dortmund-stumble-1-1-draw-at-gladbach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Borussia Dortmund Dortmund Sports Thomson Reuters Sun, 24 Feb 2013 16:45:38 +0000 5765064 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Dortmund draw to leave Bayern 17 points clear http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130224/football-dortmund-draw-leave-bayern-17-points-clear <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Defending champions Borussia Dortmund were held to a 1-1 draw at Borussia Moenchengladbach on Sunday as leaders Bayern Munich finshed the weekend a massive 17 points clear at the top of the Bundesliga.</p> <p>Holders Dortmund take on Bayern on Wednesday in the quarter-finals of the German Cup, but Munich are running away with this season's league title and are all, but guaranteed to end their three-year wait for silverware in May.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130224/football-dortmund-draw-leave-bayern-17-points-clear" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Borussia Dortmund Dortmund Sports AFP Sun, 24 Feb 2013 19:00:48 +0000 5765258 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Dortmund eye bumper financial year after strong first half http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130225/soccer-dortmund-eye-bumper-financial-year-after-strong-first-ha <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BERLIN, Feb 25 (Reuters) - German soccer champions Borussia Dortmund reported improved financial results for the first half of the 2012/13 fiscal year with both profits and turnover on the rise, the club said on Monday.</p> <p>Pre-tax profits stood at 17.5 million euros ($23.03 million)for the period between July and December 2012, up from 16.7 million euros for the same period a year earlier.</p> <p>Turnover also grew by almost a quarter to 124.1 million euros from 101.4 million in the first half of the 2011/12 fiscal year.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130225/soccer-dortmund-eye-bumper-financial-year-after-strong-first-ha" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Borussia Dortmund Dortmund Sport in Germany Thomson Reuters Mon, 25 Feb 2013 12:16:11 +0000 5765892 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Dortmund boss promises new signings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130304/football-dortmund-boss-promises-new-signings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Borussia Dortmund boss Hans-Joachim Watzke has said ahead of Tuesday's Champions League last 16, second leg clash against Shakhtar Donetsk that the German champions will strengthen their squad for next season.</p> <p>"We will invest significantly for next season, but we will do it without having to take out extra money," he told German broadcaster Sport1, referring to the 40 million euros (US$52m) Dortmund have earned so far in the Champions League.</p> <p>"We will try to get a bit more volume to our forward positions and out wide."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130304/football-dortmund-boss-promises-new-signings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Borussia Dortmund Dortmund States of Germany AFP Mon, 04 Mar 2013 12:45:30 +0000 5772756 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Champions League last 16, 2nd leg results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130305/football-champions-league-last-16-2nd-leg-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Champions League last-16, 2nd leg results on Tuesday:</p> <p>At Manchester, England</p> <p>Manchester United (ENG) 1 (Ramos 48-o.g.) Real Madrid (ESP) 2 (Modric 66, Cristiano Ronaldo 69)</p> <p>Real Madrid win 3-2 on aggregate</p> <p>At Dortmund, Germany</p> <p>Borussia Dortmund (GER) 3 (Santana 31, Goetze 37, Blaszczykowski 59) Shakhtar Donetsk (UKR) 0</p> <p>Borussia win 5-2 on aggregate</p> <p>To play (first leg results in brackets)</p> <p>March 6</p> <p>At Paris</p> <p>Paris Saint-Germain (FRA) v Valencia (ESP) (2-1)</p> <p>At Turin, Italy</p> <p>Juventus (ITA) v Celtic (SCO) (3-0)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130305/football-champions-league-last-16-2nd-leg-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Borussia Dortmund Dortmund AFP Tue, 05 Mar 2013 22:16:30 +0000 5774314 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Champions League last 16, 2nd leg results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130306/football-champions-league-last-16-2nd-leg-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Champions League last-16, 2nd leg results on Wednesday:</p> <p>At Paris</p> <p>Paris Saint-Germain (FRA) 1 (Lavezzi 66) Valencia (ESP) 1 (Jonas 55) </p> <p>PSG win 3-2 on aggregate</p> <p>At Turin, Italy</p> <p>Juventus (ITA) 2 (Matri 24, Quagliarella 65) Celtic (SCO) 0</p> <p>Juventus win 5-0 on aggregate</p> <p>Tuesday</p> <p>At Manchester, England</p> <p>Manchester United (ENG) 1 (Ramos 48-o.g.) Real Madrid (ESP) 2 (Modric 66, Cristiano Ronaldo 69)</p> <p>Real Madrid win 3-2 on aggregate</p> <p>At Dortmund, Germany</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130306/football-champions-league-last-16-2nd-leg-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Borussia Dortmund Dortmund AFP Wed, 06 Mar 2013 22:01:17 +0000 5775490 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Champions League last 16, 2nd leg results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130312/football-champions-league-last-16-2nd-leg-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Champions League last 16, 2nd leg results on Tuesday:</p> <p>At Gelsenkirchen, Germany</p> <p>Schalke 04 (GER) 2 (Neustaedter 17, Bastos 63) Galatasaray (TUR) 3 (Hamit Altintop 37, B. Yilmaz 42, Bulut 90+5)</p> <p>Galatasaray win 4-3 on aggregate</p> <p>At Barcelona, Spain</p> <p>Barcelona (ESP) 4 (Messi 5, 39, Villa 55, Alba 90+2) AC Milan (ITA) 0</p> <p>Barcelona win 4-2 on aggregate</p> <p>To play (first-leg results in brackets)</p> <p>Wednesday</p> <p>At Malaga, Spain</p> <p>Malaga (ESP) v FC Porto (POR) (0-1)</p> <p>At Munich, Germany</p> <p>Bayern Munich (GER) v Arsenal (ENG) (3-1)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130312/football-champions-league-last-16-2nd-leg-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Borussia Dortmund Dortmund Human Interest AFP Tue, 12 Mar 2013 22:15:43 +0000 5781756 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Champions League last 16, 2nd leg results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130313/football-champions-league-last-16-2nd-leg-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Champions League last 16, 2nd leg results on Wednesday:</p> <p>Wednesday</p> <p>At Malaga, Spain</p> <p>Malaga (ESP) 2 (Isco 43, Santa Cruz 77) FC Porto (POR) 0</p> <p>Malaga win 2-1 on aggregate</p> <p>At Munich, Germany</p> <p>Bayern Munich (GER) 0 Arsenal (ENG) 2 (Giroud 3, Koscielny 85)</p> <p>Aggregate 3-3. Bayern Munich win on away goals.</p> <p>Tuesday</p> <p>At Gelsenkirchen, Germany</p> <p>Schalke 04 (GER) 2 (Neustaedter 17, Bastos 63) Galatasaray (TUR) 3 (Hamit Altintop 37, B. Yilmaz 42, Bulut 90+5)</p> <p>Galatasaray win 4-3 on aggregate</p> <p>At Barcelona, Spain</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130313/football-champions-league-last-16-2nd-leg-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Borussia Dortmund Dortmund Human Interest AFP Wed, 13 Mar 2013 22:00:34 +0000 5782755 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Dortmund into Champions League last four http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130409/football-dortmund-champions-league-last-four <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Borussia Dortmund scored twice in stoppage time to beat Malaga 3-2 on aggregate and qualify for the Champions League semi-finals on Tuesday.</p> <p>The Germans were heading out on away goals until a crazy three-minute period featuring three goals saw the match swing one way and then the other.</p> <p>Malaga first moved 2-1 ahead before Dortmund's dramatic finale gave them a 3-2 success on the night and overall.</p> <p>as/bc</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Borussia Dortmund Dortmund AFP Tue, 09 Apr 2013 21:06:59 +0000 5808420 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Herr Cut! Dortmund's Klopp admits hair transplant http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130413/football-herr-cut-dortmunds-klopp-admits-hair-transplant <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp on Saturday laughed off his decision to undergo a hair transplant.</p> <p>"It could have been a hairy situation, but it wasn't because of my team's high level of concentration," quipped Klopp after his team, who face Real Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals, won 6-1 at the Bundesliga's bottom side Fuerth.</p> <p>On Friday, the 45-year-old admitted to German daily Bild that he had a hair transplant in a Duesseldorf clinic before the start of the current season, which has sparked a debate in the German media about male grooming.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130413/football-herr-cut-dortmunds-klopp-admits-hair-transplant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dortmund Jurgen Klopp J├╝rgen Klopp Sport in Germany AFP Sat, 13 Apr 2013 19:01:17 +0000 5814951 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Brawls break out for Dortmund-Real tickets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130416/football-brawls-break-out-dortmund-real-tickets <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke has admitted his club underestimated ticket demands for their Champions League home semi-final against Real Madrid after fights broke out on Tuesday.</p> <p>Dortmund host Real at their Signal Iduna Park stadium on April 24, but there was chaos when tickets finally went on sale at 0900 (0700 GMT) on Tuesday, half an hour later than planned, after some fans had queued since Sunday evening.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130416/football-brawls-break-out-dortmund-real-tickets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dortmund North Rhine-Westphalia States of Germany AFP Tue, 16 Apr 2013 12:03:28 +0000 5817215 at http://www.globalpost.com