Previous
Galatasaray
FC Porto
2
3
FT
Game Details
Schalke 04
Lokomotiv Moscow
1
0
FT
Game Details
AS Monaco
Borussia Dortmund
0
2
FT
Game Details
Club Brugge
Atletico Madrid
0
0
FT
Game Details
Barcelona
Tottenham Hotspur
1
1
FT
Game Details
Internazionale
PSV Eindhoven
1
1
FT
Game Details
Liverpool
Napoli
1
0
FT
Game Details
Red Star Belgrade
Paris Saint-Germain
1
4
FT
Game Details
Next
AS MonacoAS Monaco
Borussia DortmundBorussia Dortmund
0
2
FT
Game Details
Schalke 04Schalke 04
Borussia DortmundBorussia Dortmund
1
2
FT
Game Details
Borussia DortmundBorussia Dortmund
SC FreiburgSC Freiburg
2
0
FT
Game Details
Borussia DortmundBorussia Dortmund
Club BruggeClub Brugge
0
0
FT
Game Details

Borussia Dortmund must win fans back after Bayern Munich thrashing - Peter Stoger

ESPN FC's Bundesliga correspondent Raf Honigstein reveals the latest on Thomas Tuchel's links to Bayern Munich, Arsenal, PSG and Chelsea.
ESPN FC's Craig Burley assesses the interest in former Borussia Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel and whether or not he belongs at a top club.

Borussia Dortmund need to get their fans back on board after the humiliating 6-0 defeat at Bayern Munich, coach Peter Stoger has said.

Dortmund host Stuttgart on Sunday and remain on course for a return to the Champions League next season with six Bundesliga matches remaining.

But their thrashing in Munich has left some Dortmund supporters close to turning against their team amid fears that a defeat in the derby at Schalke later this month could be the final straw.

"We need to stick together in this fragile situation," Stoger told his prematch news conference.

"We must give the supporters the feeling that it's also important for us to play for the Champions League spots to get the stadium on board.

"We are well aware of these things, and these are things we want to tackle during the run-in."

Stoger called on everyone at Dortmund to pull together to "reach our goals" and said: "At least I have the impression that the different groups are coming together."

Borussia Dortmund were humiliated at Bayern Munich.

The coach said the humbling at Bayern had not changed the club's plans and they had "never calculated for the three points" at the Allianz Arena.

Referring to the 3-2 win against Eintracht Frankfurt and the 1-0 victory over Hannover after their Europa League ties with RB Salzburg, Stoger said: "We've shown after matches in Europe that we can do it [bounce back].

"We've shown that we are capable of getting results. What happened in Munich happened to other clubs too. That we are in the group is anything but nice, but we must take on the situation."

Germany international Marco Reus and defender Omer Toprak are set to return to the squad, while Ukraine international Andrey Yarmolenko could also be an option following a tendon injury but is more likely to return at Schalke the following week.

Stephan Uersfeld is the Germany correspondent for ESPN FC. Follow him on Twitter @uersfeld.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.