After a succession of injuries, Nuri Sahin is close to featuring for Borussia Dortmund for the first time since February 2015. - © gettyimages / Rose
After a succession of injuries, Nuri Sahin is close to featuring for Borussia Dortmund for the first time since February 2015. - © gettyimages / Rose
Bundesliga

Sahin: 'The Bundesliga is the best league in the world'

On the road to recovery from a succession of injuries which have kept him sidelined since last February, Borussia Dortmund midfielder Nuri Sahin waxed lyrical about the strength of the Bundesliga from the club’s recently concluded training camp in Dubai.

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Sahin, who is uniquely placed to judge the relative merit of Europe's top three leagues after spells at Real Madrid CF in Spain's La Liga and Liverpool FC in England's Premier League, believes Germany's top flight is the best of the three.

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