• Borussia Dortmund may need to commit more fouls – Watzke

    Borussia Dortmund may need to commit more fouls – Watzke

    Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke said his club should “maybe play rougher” after 21 fouls were committed against them in the 2-0 defeat to Bayer Leverkusen at the weekend.

    Dortmund committed only seven fouls in the match, and coach Thomas Tuchel said afterwards: “This is the third time that we have suffered more than 20 fouls, forcing us to make substitutions at half-time due to injury.”

    Watzke told Bild that Tuchel “did not say anything wrong” and added: “It’s a fact — […]