Bundesliga – Borussia Dortmund to face Stuttgart on Match-day 11
Saturday’s clash at the Signal Iduna Park- sees fourteenth placed Stuttgart, travel to eighth-placed Dortmund in the Bundesliga.
Borussia Dortmund have 16 points to their name, going into this tie
Dortmund will be keen to retain their winning form, having beaten Union Berlin 2-0 in their last match.
Also, Dortmund have now lost three of their last five games, a worrying statistic that has to be addressed by Manager Edin Terzic. With an eighth position in the league and 5 wins, 4 losses and 1 draws, they currently have 16 points in the League having won five meetings, drawn one game, and lost four matches.
Dortmund have won three meetings, drawn one game, and lost one game of their five League matches at home this season.
Victory for Borussia Dortmund would take their points tally to 19 so far this season.
Going into Saturday’s game, Edin Terzic without five of his players, due to illness or injury.
Stuttgart’s Bundesliga season, has so far seen them gain eight points, going into this game
Stuttgart will hope to increase their wins in a row, having secured a 4-1 victory over Bochum in their last match.
Also, Michael Wimmer’s Stuttgart have lost three of their last four games this season. Now they have 1 matches won, 4 games lost and 5 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in fourteenth place, with a total of eight points having won one game, drawn five matches, and lost four meetings.
Stuttgart will travel to Dortmund with a win record on the road that is quite unremarkable, with three draws and one losses.
Stuttgart will have 11 points if they manage to secure a victory.
It is likely that one key players will miss Saturday’s fixture, which is something of a concern for Michael Wimmer and his Stuttgart team.
Borussia Dortmund v Stuttgart – Head-to-Head.
Regarding their historical duels it’s an encounter that strangely has tended to favour the visiting team with Dortmund 27 victories and 14 draws. Further, Dortmund have been unable to beat Stuttgart in their last two meetings with Stuttgart at the Signal Iduna Park. The last time they played each other in this competition was April 2022 and the score line ended up with a 0-2 away win for The Reds.
Players to watch
For Dortmund, Youssoufa Moukoko contributed withthree goals in 10 League games this season, while Silas Wamangituka scoredthree goals in 10 League matches so far for Stuttgart.
Other standout players for Dortmund are Youssoufa Moukoko and Marco Reus with three goals each and for Stuttgart are Silas Wamangituka and Wataru Endo with three goals both.