Borussia Dortmund: strong start in the Champions League against Arsenal
Borussia Dortmund
With the 2: 0 (1: 0) against Arsenal, BVB made ​​right at the start of the group stage despite great human problems of success. Ciro Immobile (45th) and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (48th) scored on Tuesday night (16/9/2014) for a win against the supposedly strongest group opponents. "The game I folders from me," said BVB coach Jürgen Klopp. "We wanted to provide a machine-Pressing the square. It worked close to perfection." 

The Londoners who are opponents of the group Borussia for the third time in four years, however, disappointed in front of the 65,851 spectators in the sold-out stadium in Dortmund. The world champion Per Mertesacker and Mesut Ozil were in the "Gunners" in the starting XI, Lukas Podolski came on in the second half. "We have lost well deserved, we had no chance," Lukas Podolski said.

Immobile completed a long sprint 

In the short term BVB coach Jürgen Klopp had to change his team again. Lukasz Piszczek logged off because of muscular problems before the game. Instead of the Polish international's Erik Durm defended on the right side, Marcel Schmelzer turned left back into the team. Overall, the BVB ran on without eight regulars. 

It took until the BVB got going, until in the 45th minute Dortmund took the lead: Ciro Immobile sprinted about 60 meters with the ball across the square, sat down at the end of two defenders through. It was his first goal in a competitive match for BVB. "It was not easy, I had to get used to the game of Borussa Dortmund" Immobile said on Sky. 

Grosskreutz with a strong groundwork 

Immediately after the break, Dortmund made ​​the bag almost too: after a fine pass from Kevin Grosskreutz poked Aubameyang (48) to score a goal. Here, the BVB had to improvise two again before half: For the injured Sebastian Kehl (groin) Matthias Ginter entered the defensive midfield. But the disturbed flow of the game Dortmund not - in the closing stages of the BVB missed some opportunities. However, Immobile (51), Aubameyang (57) and Mchitarjan (73) were the opportunities lie. 

In the Champions League, BVB meets on the second group stage now away at RSC Anderlecht, Arsenal expected Galatasaray Istanbul. First of Dortmund runs during the weekend in the Bundesliga for the first FSV Mainz 05, while Arsenal plays in the Premier League with Aston Villa.

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