The mother of all Bundesliga derbies With just over 30 kilometres separating the two cities the Revierderby between Borussia Dortmund and FC Schalke 04 is the fiercest rivalry the Bundesliga has to offer. bundesliga.de takes a look at the top ten meetings between the two local rivals
December 19th 1997, Dortmund 2-2 Schalke: Jens Lehmann (m.) became the first Bundesliga goalkeeper to score from open play as his 93rd minute equaliser denied the then Champions League holders Dortmund all three points
May 12th 2007, Dortmund 2-0 Schalke: A dark day for the Royal Blues - Schalke were top of the table going into Matchday 33, but ended up finishing the season two points behind VfB Stuttgart after BVB ripped the title out of their arch-rivals hands courtesy of goals from Alexander Frei and Ebi Smolarek
September 6th 1969, Dortmund 1-1 Schalke: The Schalke fans stormed the pitch when Hans Pirkner scored the opening goal inside the then Stadion Rote Erde. Dortmund�s Friedel Rausch was bitten in the rear by a dog, who had gotten loose in the melee, while Werner Weist netted a late equaliser
September 13th 2008, Dortmund 3-3 Schalke: J�rgen Klopp�s first taste of the Revierderby was one to savour as his side scored three times in 22 minutes to come from 3-0 down and secure a point against nine-man Schalke. No team has ever completed as emphatic a derby comeback
February 26th 1966, Dortmund 7-0 Schalke: BVB�s enjoyed their biggest ever win against their local rivals on Matchday 23 of the 1965/66 season as Siegfried Held, Alfred Schmidt (both two), Lothar Emmerich (m.), Wilhelm Sturm and Dieter Kurrat all got on the scoresheet
December 10th 1985, Schalke 6-1 Dortmund: Strikes from Olaf Thon (2), Gerhard Kleppinger (2), Bernd Dier�en and Frank Hartmann gave the Royal Blues their highest ever victory over Dortmund. Ingo Anderbr�gge got BVB's consolation goal.
September 19th 2010, Schalke 1-3 Dortmund: This was the day Shinji Kagawa (2.r.) became immortal: The Japan international scored both goals to put the visitors 2-0 up, before Robert Lewandowski and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar each scored their first Bundesliga goals as the match finished 3-1
August 18th 2007, Schalke 4-1 Dortmund: The Revier Derbies are always intensely fought encounters, here Gerald Asamoah, who scored Schalke's third goal, and Robert Kovac get closely acquainted
January 30th 2004, Dortmund 0-1 Schalke Visiting keeper Frank Rost (r.) saved two penalties, first from Jan Koller (in the 8th minute), before stopping Torsten Frings' effort (74') too. Ebbe Sand (l.) netted the winner in the 89th minute.
February 4th 2011, Dortmund 0-0 Schalke: Manuel Neuer (r.) played the 'Game of his Life', saving all nine shots on his goal and setting a personal Bundesliga record in the process