Borussia Dortmund vs. VfL Wolfsburg – Football Match Report – May 7, 2023
Borussia Dortmund demolished hapless VfL Wolfsburg 6-0 on Sunday, with two targets apiece from Karim Adeyemi and Jude Bellingham, to remain sizzling on the heels of Bundesliga leaders Bayern with three video games left within the season.
The Ruhr valley membership fired three targets previous the Wolves within the first half to take the wind out of their sails and added three extra after the break in a one-sided recreation which Wolfsburg affected by defensive errors.
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Dortmund at the moment are on 64 factors, one behind Bayern, 2-1 winners towards Werder Bremen on Saturday.
“We are satisfied today but a long way from happy,” stated Dortmund coach Edin Terzic. “But if we go into the next games with such readiness then we have good chances of winning the last three games.
“It was an excellent signal at the moment however it can imply nothing if we do not construct on it,” he added. “Three weeks left, three matches, two at house. If we win the final three and perhaps take the lead first within the closing recreation then we have now elevated the stress.
“This season feels crazy and we will hope to keep it crazy until the end and to have something to celebrate.”
In entrance of a offered-out crowd of greater than 81,000, the hosts went in entrance after 14 minutes with Adeyemi rising excessive to move in his fifth aim of the season.
Wolfsburg ought to have levelled within the twentieth minute when Patrick Wimmer had solely keeper Gregor Kobel to beat, however his shot was blocked and Jonas Wind missed the goal along with his rebound.
Instead it was Dortmund who struck once more within the twenty eighth when Adeyemi delivered a pin-level help for Sebastien Haller to faucet in.
Donyell Malen did the identical from a Julian Brandt help within the thirty seventh and after the break the hosts picked up the place that they had left off with Bellingham seeing his shot initially blocked by keeper Koen Casteels earlier than the ball bounced off the bar and rolled in.
Wolfsburg’s disastrous defending continued, with one other flawed go permitting Adeyemi to slide in and make it 5-0 within the 59th. The Germany worldwide may have earned his first Bundesliga hat trick, however he thundered a sixty fifth-minute penalty over the bar.
Bellingham put an finish to Wolfsburg’s ordeal within the 86th.