Borussia Dortmund won 4-1 against RB Leipzig on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at the close of the first day of the Bundesliga, placing them as the first leaders of the championship, even surpassing Bayern's goal difference. Munich.
The Bavarian giant won 3-1 in his first game, on Friday against Hoffenheim, with which Dortmund has a +3 goal advantage and Bayern, who is second in the table, of +2.
Beyond the situation on the table after the start of the championship, Borussia Dortmund, fourth of the last Bundesliga, started the tournament by transmitting a message of strength, sealing a victory against an opponent like Leipzig, who also aspires to the posts high Leipzig even advanced at Signal Iduna Park, through Frenchman Jean-Kevin Augustin in the first minute of play, but Lucien Favre's team reacted afterwards.
Leipzig even advanced at Signal Iduna Park, through Frenchman Jean-Kevin Augustin in the first minute of play, but Lucien Favre's team reacted afterwards. The draw was signed by the Syrian-born German Mahmoud Dahoud in the 21st, with a spectacular header in the center area of Marcel Schmelzer.
Dortmund took the lead before the break, when in the 40th the Austrian Marcel Sabitzer scored against his own team, touching head on trying to clear a ball hung to the penalty area. The goal of 3-1 was achieved in 43 one of the new names of German football, the Belgian Axel Witsel, who finished off Chile in the small area a ball that had left the Leipzig goalkeeper to repel a shot.
With everything decided the fourth came in 90 + 1, in a counterattack in which the Englishman Sancho Jadon sent a pass to the area to appear in the race Marco Reus and sealed the final 4-1.
Another bad day of Stuttgart
In Sunday's other game in the German league, Mainz defeated Stuttgart 1-0. The only goal of the game at Opel Arena was signed by Nigerian Anthony Ujah in the 74th minute. With Stuttgart was defeated one of the sensations of the past World, the French defender Benjamin Pavard, who reappeared on Sunday in official match after his success with the Bleus in Russia-2018.
He had been released from playing the first round of the German Cup last weekend, in which Stuttgart was eliminated by a team from the third category, Hansa Rostock. The Bundesliga had started on Friday with the game of the defending champion and great favorite, Bayern Munich, which won 3-1 at Hoffenheim, suffering as the game entered its final ten minutes with a 1-1 draw. A controversial penalty kicked for Bayern and transformed by the Polish Robert Lewandowski (82) put the locals ahead and in the final discount sentenced the Dutchman Arjen Robben.
The Schalke 04, runner-up last year, lost on Saturday 2-1 in Wolfsburg, with what already input is 3 units of Bayern in the standings. Bayern managed to advance 3 points on the first day to the other two teams that finished the last Bundesliga on the podium, as Hoffenheim had been third.
Source: Fox News and Ftp news agency.