The last four performances of BVB were not really impressive. Whether it was Cologne, Lazio, Frankfurt or Zenit, Borussia was not entirely convincing. Captain Marco Reus wants a clear turnaround.
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Borussia Dortmund wants to start a series of successes by Christmas with the wind in the back of the hard-fought group victory in the Champions League.
“We all want to win these games,” said Marco Reus after the 2-1 (0-1) at Zenit St. Petersburg in view of the exhausting schedule for the holiday.
“It wasn’t glorious”
BVB expects the league matches against VfB Stuttgart, Werder Bremen and Union Berlin until December 22. The end of the year is the second round of the DFB Cup at Eintracht Braunschweig, after which there is a miniature break until January 3. “It won’t be easy, but we want to make it,” Reus emphasized.
In icy St. Petersburg, BVB fought back after falling behind Zenit and ran the game without nine ailing professionals. “It wasn’t delicious, it was a nasty victory,” said Reus, “at last. It’s good for us. ‘