Matchday 3 in the Bundesliga saw Dortmund’s prodigal son make a glorious return, while Gladbach made an emphatic statement of intent.
As the Bundesliga heads into its final stretch, there’s plenty to fight for on both ends of the table, with three Champions League spots up for grabs and a relegation struggle about to turn ugly. Catch all the action on Matchday 29. Stuttgart and Freiburg Fight for Survival in Southwest Derby VfB Stuttgart are in trouble. Clinging to 16th place by the infinitesimal margin of one goal in goal difference, one of the Bundesliga’s historic clubs needs mettle, talent, and an enormous serving of luck to avoid relegation. They will hope for all three when they host 14th-placed SC Freiburg on Saturday in what is not only a crucial six-pointer but also a derby. With merely one win to their name in the Rückrunde and only six games left, Stuttgart have to pick up three points here to have any realistic chance of staying up. As the season winds down, both sides have yet to face Gladbach, Schalke, and Wolfsburg—and […]