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Borussia Dortmund 2-1 Borussia Monchengladbach: Jadon Sancho scores in win

Jadon Sancho
Jadon Sancho has scored seven goals and set up another 11 this season

Jadon Sancho scored his seventh goal of the season as Borussia Dortmund reacted to their first Bundesliga loss of 2018-19 to beat Borussia Monchengladbach in their top-of-the-table game.

The 18-year-old England winger received a pass from Mario Gotze and scored a low drive from a tight angle which went in via the post.

Christoph Kramer equalised from close range in first-half injury time.

Sancho had a hand in the second goal before Marco Reus slid in Gotze's pass.

It was a 14th goal of the season for Reus and the first time since April 2013 Gotze set up two goals in one Bundesliga game.

Their 13-goal second top scorer Paco Alcacer, making only his fifth Bundesliga start, came off with an injury in the first half and was replaced by Gotze.

Dortmund, who lost at Fortuna Dusseldorf on Tuesday, are nine points clear of Gladbach and Bayern Munich, who visit Eintracht Frankfurt in their game in hand on Saturday (17:30 GMT).

Line-ups

B Dortmund

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Bürki
  • 26Piszczek
  • 33Weigl
  • 36Toprak
  • 5Hakimi
  • 28Witsel
  • 6Delaney
  • 7SanchoSubstituted forWolfat 90+2'minutes
  • 11Reus
  • 13GuerreiroSubstituted forBruun Larsenat 90+3'minutes
  • 9AlcácerSubstituted forGötzeat 34'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Pieper
  • 10Götze
  • 19Dahoud
  • 22Pulisic
  • 27Wolf
  • 34Bruun Larsen
  • 35Hitz

B Mgladbach

Formation 4-3-3

  • 1Sommer
  • 19Johnson
  • 15Beyer
  • 5Strobl
  • 17Wendt
  • 32NeuhausSubstituted forCuisanceat 82'minutesBooked at 86mins
  • 6KramerSubstituted forHofmannat 68'minutes
  • 8Zakaria
  • 7HerrmannSubstituted forTraoréat 73'minutes
  • 14Pléa
  • 10T Hazard

Substitutes

  • 3Lang
  • 16Traoré
  • 18Drmic
  • 21Sippel
  • 23Hofmann
  • 24Jantschke
  • 27Cuisance
Referee:
Felix Zwayer
Attendance:
81,365

Match Stats

Home TeamB DortmundAway TeamB Mgladbach
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home12
Away3
Shots on Target
Home4
Away2
Corners
Home4
Away2
Fouls
Home5
Away12

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Borussia Dortmund 2, Borussia Mönchengladbach 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Borussia Dortmund 2, Borussia Mönchengladbach 1.

  3. Post update

    Offside, Borussia Mönchengladbach. Louis Beyer tries a through ball, but Alassane Pléa is caught offside.

  4. Post update

    Jacob Bruun Larsen (Borussia Dortmund) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Ibrahima Traoré (Borussia Mönchengladbach).

  6. Substitution

    Substitution, Borussia Dortmund. Jacob Bruun Larsen replaces Raphael Guerreiro.

  7. Post update

    Axel Witsel (Borussia Dortmund) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Denis Zakaria (Borussia Mönchengladbach).

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Borussia Dortmund. Marius Wolf replaces Jadon Sancho.

  10. Post update

    Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Thorgan Hazard (Borussia Mönchengladbach).

  12. Booking

    Michaël Cuisance (Borussia Mönchengladbach) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  13. Post update

    Mario Götze (Borussia Dortmund) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Michaël Cuisance (Borussia Mönchengladbach).

  15. Post update

    Raphael Guerreiro (Borussia Dortmund) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  16. Post update

    Foul by Thorgan Hazard (Borussia Mönchengladbach).

  17. Substitution

    Substitution, Borussia Mönchengladbach. Michaël Cuisance replaces Florian Neuhaus.

  18. Post update

    Offside, Borussia Mönchengladbach. Oscar Wendt tries a through ball, but Alassane Pléa is caught offside.

  19. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is blocked. Assisted by Marco Reus.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Borussia Mönchengladbach. Ibrahima Traoré replaces Patrick Herrmann.

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As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1B Dortmund17133144182642
2B Mgladbach17103436181833
3Bayern Munich16103333181533
4RB Leipzig1684428151328
5Frankfurt1683534201427
6Wolfsburg167452420425
7Hoffenheim166643122924
8Hertha Berlin166642524124
9Werder Bremen166462626022
10B Leverkusen166372328-521
11Mainz165561621-520
12Freiburg164662025-518
13Augsburg163672326-315
14Schalke164391723-615
15Düsseldorf164391833-1515
16Stuttgart1642101132-2114
17Hannover162591734-1711
18Nuremberg162591437-2311
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