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Dortmund Start Well in Bundesliga Title Bid

Posted on October 6th, 2017

“Dortmund01” by Markus Unger (CC BY-SA 2.0) When the Bundesliga season started in August, many people expected Bayern Munich to win the German title in comfortable fashion, just like they did last season. However, a stuttering start from the champions, combined with an impressive start from Borussia Dortmund, has left the title race wide open […]


Season review 2014/15

Posted on May 20th, 2015

Popular Players It’s possible to view a list of the most popular players on Starting Eleven over the life of the site, but it would be interesting to see who are the most popular players for season 2014/15, and how that compares to the all time list. The top ten of players of all time are: […]


How do Borussia Dortmund improve next season?

Posted on March 30th, 2015

After a poor start, Borussia Dortmund have started to find their feet in the Bundesliga and, after seven matches unbeaten – including five victories – the German giants are 12 points behind fourth spot with just seven games to play. It is likely that they will miss out on a coveted Champions League position for […]