BVB Gift Leipzig a Point in Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund draw against Leipzig on Matchday 16 of the Bundesliga. Despite an early dominance by the home team, RB Leipzig took advantage of defensive mistakes to secure 1 point in a very entertaining game.

 

Marco Reus and his teammates had a pacy start to the game. The black and yellow showed complete domination and created very promising chances. Julian Weigl scored in the 23rd minute from a shot outside the box. 11 minutes later, Julian Brandt scored a beautiful 2nd goal after a combination play with Jadon Sancho. The first half ended on a very satisfying 2-0 for the home team.

 

With the beginning of the second half, the visitors showed more possession but nothing dangerous. Up until Roman Burki makes a huge mistake by gifting the ball to Timo Werner who scores Leipzig’s first goal of the night. 6 minutes later, Julian Brandt made a second gift pass to Timo Werner who didn’t hesitate to equalize making it 2-2.

 

2 minutes later, Jadon Sancho scored after an assist by Marco Reus making it 3-2. But that wasn’t the end of the scoring festival. Another defensive mistake allowed Patrik Schick to equalize for Leipzig in the 78th minute. Despite the efforts from BVB players to win the game, the referee makes an end to the drama at the 93rd minute, sending a disappointed squad to the locker rooms and angry fans home.

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