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2017–18 Borussia Dortmund season

The 2017–18 Borussia Dortmund season is the 109th season in the football club's history and 42nd consecutive and 51st overall season in the top flight of German football, the Bundesliga, having been promoted from the 2. Bundesliga Nord in 1976. In addition to the domestic league, Borussia Dortmund also are participating in this season's editions of the domestic cup, the DFB-Pokal, and the first-tier continental cup, the UEFA Champions League. Dortmund are the reigning DFB-Pokal champions, and therefore also are participating in the German super cup, the DFL-Supercup. This is the 44th season for Dortmund in the Signal Iduna Park, located in Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The season covers a period from 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018.

Borussia Dortmund
2017–18 season
PresidentReinhard Rauball
ChairmanHans-Joachim Watzke
ManagerPeter Bosz
(until 10 December)
Peter Stöger
(from 10 December)
StadiumSignal Iduna Park
Bundesliga4th
DFB-PokalRound of 16
DFL-SupercupRunners-up
Champions LeagueGroup stage
Europa LeagueRound of 16
Top goalscorerLeague:
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
(13 goals)

All:
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
(21 goals)
Highest home attendance81,360
Lowest home attendance53,700
Average home league attendance79,496
Biggest winDortmund 5–0 Köln
Dortmund 6–1 Gladbach
Magdeburg 0–5 Dortmund
Biggest defeatBayern 6–0 Dortmund
All statistics correct as of 21 May 2018.

Kit informationEdit

Supplier: Puma / Sponsor: Evonik Industries

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Europe + Cup

PlayersEdit

Squad informationEdit

As of 31 January 2018[1][2][3]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1   GK Roman Weidenfeller
2   DF Dan-Axel Zagadou
7   MF Jadon Sancho
8   MF Nuri Şahin
9   FW Andriy Yarmolenko
10   MF Mario Götze
11   FW Marco Reus (vice-captain)
13   DF Raphaël Guerreiro
14   FW Alexander Isak
15   DF Jeremy Toljan
16   DF Manuel Akanji
18   MF Sebastian Rode
19   MF Mahmoud Dahoud
20   FW Maximilian Philipp
No. Position Player
21   MF André Schürrle
22   MF Christian Pulisic
23   MF Shinji Kagawa
25   DF Sokratis Papastathopoulos (3rd captain)
26   DF Łukasz Piszczek
27   MF Gonzalo Castro
29   DF Marcel Schmelzer (captain)
33   MF Julian Weigl
34   MF Sergio Gómez
35   GK Dominik Reimann
36   DF Ömer Toprak
37   DF Erik Durm
38   GK Roman Bürki
44   FW Michy Batshuayi (on loan from Chelsea)

TransfersEdit

InEdit

No. Pos Player Age From Type Window Ends Fee Source
36 DF   Ömer Toprak 27   Bayer Leverkusen Transfer Summer 2021 €12M Borussia Dortmund
19 MF   Mahmoud Dahoud 21   Borussia Mönchengladbach Transfer Summer 2022 €12M Borussia Dortmund
2 DF   Dan-Axel Zagadou 18   Paris Saint-Germain Transfer Summer 2022 Free transfer Borussia Dortmund
20 MF   Maximilian Philipp 23   SC Freiburg Transfer Summer 2022 €20M Borussia Dortmund
9 FW   Andriy Yarmolenko 28   Dynamo Kyiv Transfer Summer 2021 €30M Borussia Dortmund
15 DF   Jeremy Toljan 22   TSG 1899 Hoffenheim Transfer Summer 2022 €7M Borussia Dortmund
7 FW   Jadon Sancho 17   Manchester City Transfer Summer 2020 €8M Borussia Dortmund
16 DF   Manuel Akanji 22   FC Basel Transfer Winter 2022 €21.5M Borussia Dortmund
34 FW   Sergio Gómez 17   FC Barcelona B Transfer Winter 2021 €3M Borussia Dortmund
44 FW   Michy Batshuayi 24   Chelsea Loan Winter 2018 €1.5M Borussia Dortmund

OutEdit

No. Pos Player Age To Type Window Ends Fee Source
6 DF   Sven Bender 28   Bayer Leverkusen Transfer Summer 2021 €13M Borussia Dortmund
9 MF   Emre Mor 20   Celta Vigo Transfer Summer 2022 €13M Celta de Vigo
28 DF   Matthias Ginter 23   Borussia Mönchengladbach Transfer Summer 2021 €17M Borussia Mönchengladbach
7 FW   Ousmane Dembélé 20   FC Barcelona Transfer Summer 2022 €105M FC Barcelona
30 DF   Felix Passlack 19   1899 Hoffenheim Loan Summer 2019 1899 Hoffenheim
17 FW   Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 28   Arsenal Transfer Winter 2022 €63.75M Arsenal
5 DF   Marc Bartra 27   Real Betis Transfer Winter 2023 €10.5M Real Betis
4 DF   Neven Subotić 29   Saint-Étienne Transfer Winter 2019 Free transfer Saint-Étienne
34 FW   Jacob Bruun Larsen 19   VfB Stuttgart Loan Winter 2018 VfB Stuttgart

Friendly matchesEdit

  Win   Draw   Loss

CompetitionsEdit

  Win   Draw   Loss

OverviewEdit

Competition First match Last match Starting round Final position Record
Pld W D L GF GA GD Win %
Bundesliga 19 August 2017 12 May 2018 Matchday 1 4th 34 15 10 9 64 47 +17 044.12
DFB-Pokal 12 August 2017 20 December 2017 First round Round of 16 3 2 0 1 10 2 +8 066.67
DFL-Supercup 5 August 2017 Final Runners-up 1 0 1 0 2 2 +0 000.00
Champions League 13 September 2017 6 December 2017 Group stage Group stage 6 0 2 4 7 13 −6 000.00
Europa League 15 February 2018 15 March 2018 Round of 32 Round of 16 4 1 2 1 5 5 +0 025.00
Total 48 18 15 15 88 69 +19 037.50

Last updated: 21 May 2018

Source: Competitions

BundesligaEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
2 Schalke 04 34 18 9 7 53 37 +16 63 Qualification to Champions League group stage
3 1899 Hoffenheim 34 15 10 9 66 48 +18 55
4 Borussia Dortmund 34 15 10 9 64 47 +17 55
5 Bayer Leverkusen 34 15 10 9 58 44 +14 55 Qualification to Europa League group stage
6 RB Leipzig 34 15 8 11 57 53 +4 53 Qualification to Europa League second qualifying round
Source: DFB
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Head-to-head points; 5) Head-to-head goal difference; 6) Head-to-head away goals scored; 7) Away goals scored; 8) Play-off.[4]

Results summaryEdit

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
34 15 10 9 64 47  +17 55 9 4 4 40 21  +19 6 6 5 24 26  −2

Last updated: 21 May 2018.
Source: Bundesliga

Results by roundEdit

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ResultWWDWWWWLDLLLDDLWWDDDWWWDDWWLWLWDLL
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Updated to match(es) played on 21 May 2018. Source: Bundesliga
A = Away; H = Home; W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss

MatchesEdit

DFB-PokalEdit

DFL-SupercupEdit

UEFA Champions LeagueEdit

Group stageEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Tottenham Hotspur 6 5 1 0 15 4 +11 16 Advance to knockout phase
2   Real Madrid 6 4 1 1 17 7 +10 13
3   Borussia Dortmund 6 0 2 4 7 13 −6 2[a] Transfer to Europa League
4   APOEL 6 0 2 4 2 17 −15 2[a]
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Head-to-head results: APOEL 1–1 Borussia Dortmund, Borussia Dortmund 1–1 APOEL (tied on head-to-head results, ranked on total goal difference).

UEFA Europa LeagueEdit

Knockout phaseEdit

Round of 32Edit
Round of 16Edit

StatisticsEdit

Appearances and goalsEdit

No. Pos Nat Player Total Bundesliga DFB-Pokal Champions League Europa League DFL-Supercup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Goalkeepers
1 GK   Roman Weidenfeller 2 0 1 0 0 0 0+1 0 0 0 0 0
35 GK   Dominik Reimann 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
38 GK   Roman Bürki 46 0 32 0 3 0 6 0 4 0 1 0
Defenders
2 DF   Dan-Axel Zagadou 16 1 6+5 1 1 0 1+1 0 1 0 1 0
13 DF   Raphaël Guerreiro 14 2 5+3 1 1+1 0 3 1 0+1 0 0 0
15 DF   Jeremy Toljan 23 1 13+3 1 1 0 3+1 0 2 0 0 0
16 DF   Manuel Akanji 10 0 9+1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 DF   Jan-Niklas Beste 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 DF   Sokratis Papastathopoulos 43 3 28+2 2 3 0 5 1 4 0 1 0
26 DF   Łukasz Piszczek 30 0 23 0 1 0 2 0 3 0 1 0
29 DF   Marcel Schmelzer 26 1 16+1 0 2 0 3+1 0 2+1 1 0 0
36 DF   Ömer Toprak 36 0 22+4 0 1 0 4+2 0 3 0 0 0
37 DF   Erik Durm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Midfielders
8 MF   Nuri Şahin 24 2 13+4 2 2 0 3 0 1 0 1 0
10 MF   Mario Götze 32 2 19+4 2 0 0 4+1 0 3+1 0 0 0
18 MF   Sebastian Rode 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0+1 0
19 MF   Mahmoud Dahoud 34 0 11+12 0 2+1 0 2+1 0 3+1 0 1 0
22 MF   Christian Pulisic 41 5 26+5 4 1 0 4+1 0 2+1 0 1 1
23 MF   Shinji Kagawa 26 6 12+6 5 3 1 5 0 0 0 0 0
27 MF   Gonzalo Castro 28 1 16+3 0 1+1 1 1+2 0 3 0 1 0
33 MF   Julian Weigl 32 1 19+5 1 1 0 3+2 0 2 0 0 0
34 MF   Sergio Gómez 2 0 0+2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Forwards
7 FW   Jadon Sancho 11 1 6+5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 FW   Andriy Yarmolenko 26 6 13+5 3 2 2 4+2 1 0 0 0 0
11 FW   Marco Reus 14 6 10 6 0 0 0 0 3+1 0 0 0
14 FW   Alexander Isak 12 1 1+4 0 2+1 1 0+1 0 0+3 0 0 0
20 FW   Maximilian Philipp 28 9 15+5 9 2 0 2+1 0 0+2 0 0+1 0
21 FW   André Schürrle 25 3 10+7 1 1+2 0 0+1 0 4 2 0 0
44[a] FW   Michy Batshuayi 14 9 9+1 7 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 0
Players transferred out during the season
4 DF   Neven Subotić 5 0 3+1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5 DF   Marc Bartra 20 4 9+3 2 3 2 4 0 0 0 1 0
7 FW   Ousmane Dembélé 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
17 FW   Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 24 21 16 13 1 3 6 4 0 0 1 1
30 MF   Felix Passlack 3 0 0+1 0 0+1 0 0 0 0 0 0+1 0
34 MF   Jacob Larsen 1 0 0+1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Last updated: 27 May 2017
Source: Competitions

GoalscorersEdit

As of 5 May 2018
Rank Position Name Bundesliga DFB-Pokal DFL-Supercup Champions League Europa League Total
1 FW   Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 13 3 1 4 0 21
2 FW   Maximilian Philipp 9 0 0 0 0 9
FW   Michy Batshuayi 7 0 0 0 2 9
4 MF   Shinji Kagawa 5 1 0 0 0 6
MF   Marco Reus 6 0 0 0 0 6
FW   Andriy Yarmolenko 3 2 0 1 0 6
7 MF   Christian Pulisic 4 0 1 0 0 5
8 DF   Marc Bartra 2 2 0 0 0 4
9 DF   Sokratis Papastathopoulos 2 0 0 1 0 3
MF   André Schürrle 1 0 0 0 2 3
11 DF   Raphaël Guerreiro 1 0 0 1 0 2
MF   Mario Götze 2 0 0 0 0 2
MF   Nuri Şahin 2 0 0 0 0 2
14 DF   Marcel Schmelzer 0 0 0 0 1 1
DF   Jeremy Toljan 1 0 0 0 0 1
DF   Dan-Axel Zagadou 1 0 0 0 0 1
MF   Gonzalo Castro 0 1 0 0 0 1
MF   Jadon Sancho 1 0 0 0 0 1
MF   Julian Weigl 1 0 0 0 0 1
FW   Alexander Isak 0 1 0 0 0 1
Own goal 2 0 0 0 0 2
Total 63 10 2 7 5 87

Clean sheetsEdit

Rank No. Pos Nat Name Bundesliga DFB-Pokal DFL-Supercup Champions League Europa League Total
1 38 GK   Roman Bürki 12 2 0 0 1 15
Totals 12 2 0 0 1 15

Last updated: 5 May 2018

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Batshuayi wears the number 42 in the Europa League, as the number 44 was already registered to Till Schumacher.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "First Team". bvb.de. Retrieved 31 August 2017.
  2. ^ "Borussia Dortmund Squad". uefa.com. Retrieved 4 September 2017.
  3. ^ "Borussia Dortmund Kader" (in German). bundesliga.com. Retrieved 4 September 2017.
  4. ^ "Ligaverband: Ligastatut" [League Association: League Regulations] (PDF). DFB.de. German Football Association. p. 214. Retrieved 16 August 2016.
  5. ^ "Full Time Report – Tottenham Hotspur FC v Borussia Dortmund" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 13 September 2017. Retrieved 13 September 2017.
  6. ^ "Full Time Report – Borussia Dortmund v Real Madrid CF" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 26 September 2017. Retrieved 26 September 2017.
  7. ^ "Full Time Report – APOEL FC v Borussia Dortmund" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 17 October 2017. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  8. ^ "Full Time Report – Borussia Dortmund v APOEL FC" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 1 November 2017. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  9. ^ "Full Time Report – Borussia Dortmund v Tottenham Hotspur FC" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 21 November 2017. Retrieved 21 November 2017.
  10. ^ "Full Time Report – Real Madrid CF v Borussia Dortmund" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 6 December 2017. Retrieved 6 December 2017.
  11. ^ "Borussia Dortmund - Atalanta 3:2 (Europa League 2017/2018, Round of 32)". worldfootball.net. HEIM:SPIEL. 15 February 2018. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  12. ^ "Atalanta - Borussia Dortmund 1:1 (Europa League 2017/2018, Round of 32)". worldfootball.net. HEIM:SPIEL. 22 February 2018. Retrieved 22 February 2018.
  13. ^ "Borussia Dortmund - RB Salzburg 1:2 (Europa League 2017/2018, Round of 16)". worldfootball.net. HEIM:SPIEL. 8 March 2018. Retrieved 8 March 2018.
  14. ^ "RB Salzburg - Borussia Dortmund 0:0 (Europa League 2017/2018, Round of 16)". worldfootball.net. HEIM:SPIEL. 15 March 2018. Retrieved 15 March 2018.