Dortmund draw Without Goal Again
Dortmund – After successfully winning four consecutive wins in the league, Borussia Dortmund has now won two draws in two straight games. The latest, Juergen Klopp’s team made it 0-0 draw with FC Cologne.
Previously, a week ago, Dortmund also played a goalless draw when facing Hamburg SV. Two draws in the last two games have made Dortmund is not going anywhere. They remain in 10th place of the standings with a collection of 30.
Meanwhile, Cologne ranks 12th with a collection of 29. For Dortmund, this is the sixth draw in the league this season. While for Cologne, this is the eighth draw.
Compete at the Signal Iduna Park on Sunday (15/3) pm dawn, Dortmund played very dominant. ESPNFC noted, Dortmund superior ball control up to 69%, plus incised 10 attempts (5 on target). While Cologne itself just chalked 7 attempts (two on target).
Nevertheless, Cologne actually get a golden opportunity first after only two minutes. Feedback from Anthony Ujah immediately greeted by an attacker Cologne, Devyerson. He then faced with Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller, but his shot after it is still not meet the target.
Afterwards, Cologne more waiting in its own area. Tight defense they make Dortmund trouble.
Meanwhile, Dortmund itself repeatedly in trouble with the final settlement. Several times a header or a kick of players forward Dortmund flaring out from the target. If not deviated, businesses Marco Reus et al. still be tamed by Cologne goalkeeper Timo Horn.
Ten minutes before the end of the second half, Dortmund get opportunities through Mats Hummels. German international defender headed home a free kick Reus. However, the header does not produce anything.
Create Dortmund, this is not good enough capital ahead of a meeting with Juventus in the second leg of the Champions League knock-out phase. At the inaugural meeting, Dortmund defeated 1-2 by the Italian giants.
Borussia Dortmund: Weidenfeller, Subotic, Hummels, Kirch, Schmelzer, Kehl, Guendogan, Kagawa (Kampl 61), Mkhitaryan (Blaszczykowski 61), Reus, Aubameyang (Immobile 76).
FC Cologne: Horn, Maroh, Hector, Olkowski, Mavraj, Vogt, Risse (Brecko 89), Peszko (Svento 83), Lehmann, Ujah, Devyerson (Osako 75).