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Dortmund had to wait until the end of the game to win 2-1. Serving Stuttgart at Signal Iduna Park, Saturday (20/11/2021), the hosts took the lead first through Donyell Malen (56).
But, Stuttgart can reply through Roberto Massimo (63). When the match was predicted to be a 1-1 draw, Marco Reus emerged as a hero. Sontekannya in the 85th minute to ensure Dortmund won three points.
The victory was eagerly awaited by Die Borussen. Because, it ended a bad record in the form of two consecutive defeats in all competitions. Furthermore, the opportunity to win the German League title is also open because it is now only one point adrift of Bayern Munich.
“It was a good performance against a strong opponent. However, we made too many mistakes with the ball, especially in the first half,” said Dortmund coach Marco Rose.
“It is very important to win because it can give us a lot of energy and confidence. With this result we are more optimistic about welcoming the next game until Christmas,” he continued, reported by Reuters.
Despite the narrow win, Rose assessed that this result could be an important capital to welcome the continuation of the Champions League against Sporting Lisbon, Thursday (25/11/2021) at the Estadio Jose Alvalade.
The reason, Thorgan Hazard et al must win in order not to be relegated to the Europa League. Currently Dortmund and Sporting are both collecting six points in Group C.