Borussia Dortmund enjoyed a crushing 4-0 triumph over Mönchengladbach on Matchday 1.
Borussia Dortmund enjoyed a crushing 4-0 triumph over Mönchengladbach on Matchday 1.
Bundesliga

LIVE TEXT COMMENTARY: Gladbach v Dortmund

Follow live text commentary of the mouthwatering Matchday 18 meeting of Borussia Mönchengladbach and Borussia Dortmund (kick-off 18:30CET/17:30GMT).

SATURDAY EARLY KICK-OFFS

18:15 There were five games that kicked off at 15:30CET/14:30GMT - see how they affected the Bundesliga table.

18:13 Both sides going through their final paces in the pre-match warm-up...just over 15 minutes until kick-off.

18:02 The atmosphere is really beginning to build at BORUSSIA-PARK....

DORTMUND'S SUPERHERO

17:12 If Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang were a superhero...

MARCO REUS EXCLUSIVE

STICK YOUR BEAK IN: BunDucksLiga 2016

14:58 See who'll be crowned the champion this year...can Hertha Berlin defend their title?

TOP SCORERS: Lewy closes on Auba

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COACHES' CORNER: Thomas Tuchel

14:01 Take a look at how the new man in charge at the SIGNAL IDUNA PARK has made Dortmund a formidable Bundesliga force this season.

THEME PARK GLADBACH?

13:32 Borussia Mönchengladbach fans have been taken on a rollercoaster of emotions by their side so far this season...experience the highs and lows of being a Foals fan in the Hinrunde.

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THE STAGE: BORUSSIA-PARK

12:53 Take your very own tour around the home of Borussia Mönchengladbach, the stage on which Saturday's Matchday 18 blockbuster will be played.

MATS HUMMELS EXCLUSIVE

Gladbach vs. Dortmund preview

Matchday 1 Rewind

12:20 Borussia Dortmund gave new head coach Thomas Tuchel an ideal start to his reign by putting in a swashbuckling display to beat Borussia Mönchengladbach 4-0 at home on the Matchday 1 Saturday evening encounter.

Welcome!

12:00 We'll have live text commentary of the highly-anticipated meeting of Borussia Mönchengladbach and Borussia Dortmund (kick-off 18:30CET/17:30GMT) - enjoy all the build-up to the game right here.

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