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Dortmund wants to keep in contact with the top in the Bundesliga and is not only relying on the more positive series against the sports club before the home game on Saturday against Freiburg, but also on increased self-confidence after the decent performance in the Supercup against FC Bayern (2: 3). Meanwhile, coach Lucien Favre is still worried about two players - and wants to carefully build up Marco Reus.
Borussia Dortmund had to admit defeat to FC Bayern 2: 3 in the Supercup on Wednesday, but the game after the previous 0: 2 in Augsburg should still have been beneficial for BVB's self-confidence. Because the team of coach Lucien Favre not only caught up a 0-2 deficit in the meantime, but also had numerous chances for more goals when the score was 2-2.
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"We didn't have to lose," says Michael Zorc, "the performance was okay, that gives the team confidence." And that is all the more important with a view to the next game in the Bundesliga on Saturday against SC Freiburg, where the maximum audience capacity of 11,500 fans will be used: "We want to stay at the top, that's why we want to win this game - that is our claim at every home game. "
BVB is still worried about the last sick Jadon Sancho, who was able to complete at least one easy unit on Thursday, and Roman Bürki. But even after the departure of substitute Marius Wolf for 1. FC Köln, the staffing level should still be large enough to offer the sports club more than just a stand. BVB has been unbeaten against Freiburg in 18 Bundesliga games, and BVB cannot record such a long streak against any other club. The record is also better than against any other team: 26 wins are compared to only three defeats in eleven draws. Still, Favre says: "It was always difficult against them, even in the 1-0 win in the last half of the season. They have a good team and are well organized."
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The Swiss would like his team to show the positive results that the game in Munich brought against Freiburg. It is conceivable that Favre will also let his team squeeze on Saturday like against FC Bayern. Possibly then again with captain Marco Reus, who played 68 minutes in Munich before he was replaced exhausted at his own request. "I'm very happy with Marco," says Favre, who doesn't want to rush anything. The football teacher, who always ensures that his players are under reasonable strain, aims to have all the players so far by mid-October that they can easily walk over 90 minutes - including Reus, who has been injured for months. "Because from then on we want to rotate a lot, not just one or two players, but more."
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