Stats Zone: Håland’s two goals help Dortmund overcome Berlin
Borussia Dortmund defeated visiting Union Berlin in the Bundesliga on Sunday 2-4 (0-2).
Borussia Dortmund started the match well and took the lead early when Raphael Guerreiro netted after 10 minutes, making it 0-1.
The team also increased their lead to 2-0, as Erling Håland found the net, with an assist by Thomas Meunier, in the 24th minute.
3-0 came through an own-goal in the 52nd minute.
With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Union Berlin’s Max Kruse scored and plugged one back for Union Berlin.
Union Berlin pulled one back again in the 81st minute of the game when Andreas Voglsammer scored, with an assist by Niko Giesselmann. The team were unable to score any more goals.
With seven minutes left to play, Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Håland increased the lead as he scored, with an assist by Mats Hummels, what brought the final score to 4-2.
Borussia Dortmund have 4 wins and and 1 loss with a 17–11 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Union Berlin have 1 win, 3 draws and 1 loss and a 7–8 goal difference.
The last match between the teams ended in a 0-2 home win for Borussia Dortmund in April 2021.
Borussia Dortmund are unbeaten at home, after two games. Union Berlin are unbeaten away from home.
Borussia Dortmund have scored 17 goals. They have scored 12 goals at home. They’ve conceded 11 goals in total.
Union Berlin have scored 7 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 7 goals. They’ve conceded 8 goals in total.
Borussia Dortmund have opened the score in 1 of their 4 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 100 percent when scoring the first goal.
In the next games in the Bundesliga, Borussia Dortmund will play Mönchengladbach (away) on 24 September 2021, Augsburg (home) on 01 October 2021 and Mainz (home) on 15 October 2021. Union Berlin play Arminia Bielefeld (home) on 24 September 2021, Mainz (away) on 01 October 2021 and Wolfsburg (home) on 15 October 2021.