Dortmund Vs Schalke Sets Tone As Season Resumes


The Bundesliga returns on Saturday following a 66-day hiatus. While strict rules are in place to ensure safety, fans will still be able to enjoy a real footballing feast over Matchday 26, beginning with the Revierderby.

The Revierderby – ‘Mother of all Derbies’ between Borussia Dortmund and FC Schalke 04, always promises action. Spearheaded by remarkable young forwards Jadon Sancho and Erling Haaland, Dortmund will be eager to win the bragging rights and to reduce the four-point gap between themselves and leaders FC Bayern Munich. The Royal
Blues love this fixture though, and haven’t lost at the Signal Iduna Park for three years. Their 4-2 win there last season effectively ended their arch-rivals’ title ambitions.

While that will be the 96th Bundesliga Revierderby, record champions FC Bayern pay a first-ever visit to 1. FC Union Berlin on Sunday. After missing the last two games before the break, newly confirmed head coach Hansi Flick welcomes back the league’s 25-goal…

Source: Complete Sports