Borussia Dortmund climbed again to 2nd vicinity in the Bundesliga with a pursuits victory towards Werder Bremen, thanks to goals from Dan-Axel Zagadou and Erling Braut Haaland.
After a boring first half without a shot on target, Lucien Favre ought to have grilled his Dortmund side at half-time as they came out swinging at the Weserstadion.
In the 52nd minute, Jadon Sancho’s curling corner was met with a powerful volley from defender Dan-Axel Zagadou to give Dortmund a essential lead. It was the Frenchman’s first goal of the season.
Who else however the in-form Erling Braut Haaland to double Dortmund’s lead? The striker latched onto a cutback from Achraf Hakimi and lashed the ball into the top corner.
A devastating finish from a devastating player.