BERLIN (AP) — Erling Haaland scored twice as Borussia Dortmund emerged with a exhausting-fought 4-2 win over Union Berlin within the Bundesliga on Sunday.
The 21-year-passe Norwegian grabbed Dortmund’s 2d aim within the 24th minute and secured the quit lead to the 83rd factual after Union scored for what looked love a nervy finale.
The visitors made a staunch inaugurate in Dortmund, the glean Taiwo Awoniyi had a first-minute aim dominated out for offside.
There turned into once nothing Union can also discontinue about Raphaël Guerreiro’s opening aim within the 10th, when the Portugal defender let flit with a spectacular volley over goalkeeper Andreas Luthe and all the draw in which thru the some distance nook.
Thomas Meunier spot up Dortmund’s 2d as Haaland beat two Union defenders to reach the Belgian’s negative. It got worse for Union early within the 2d half of with an have-aim from captain Marvin Friedrich, who turned into once attempting to slice out Marco Reus’ negative within the 52nd.
Max Kruse pulled one support with a penalty within the 58th and Andreas Voglsammer rewarded Union’s efforts with a header from a nook within the 81st.
Nonetheless, Haaland sealed the win two minutes later, stretching to carry the ball past Luthe and all the draw in which thru the some distance publish.
It turned into once Haaland’s 11th aim from seven games for the duration of all competitions for Dortmund this season.
WIRTZ SHINES FOR LEVERKUSEN
Florian Wirtz led 10-man Bayer Leverkusen to a 3-1 win at Stuttgart, dealing American coach Pellegrino Matarazzo’s crew its third loss in 5 Bundesliga games this season.
The 18-year-passe Wirtz spot up Leverkusen’s 2d aim within the 19th minute and scored the third to give the visitors their third win of the season.
Robert Andrich turned into once the central figure for Leverkusen within the first half of – for mixed reasons. Andrich scored the opening aim within the 2d minute, however turned into once sent off with the crew main 2-0 within the 30th for a studs-up lunge at Tanguy Coulibaly’s knee.
Orel Mangala scored for Stuttgart within the 38th, finishing off the rebound after Lukáš Hrádecký brilliantly saved Konstantinos Mavropanos’ header from a free kick.
Wirtz ended Stuttgart’s hopes of an equalizer when he surged forward and fired all the draw in which thru the some distance nook within the 70th.
WOLFSBURG HELD AT HOME
Eintracht Frankfurt ended Wolfsburg’s ideally suited inaugurate to the league in a 1-1 scheme however shall be dissatisfied no longer to savor claimed its first win.
Dutch striker Sam Lammers’ first Bundesliga aim within the 38th minute wasn’t ample for Frankfurt as Wout Weghorst equalized within the 70th.
Weghorst shrugged off teammates’ attempts to celebrate as he ran support to restart the game, however the dwelling crew turned into once unable to obtain a winner for the first time this season.
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