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πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ Haaland brace sends Dortmund top of the Bundesliga

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Emily Wilson

Borussia Dortmund welcomed Mainz to Signal Iduna Park on Saturday and the hosts claim all three points after a 3-1 win.

Scorers: Reus 3β€², Haaland 54β€² (P), 90+4β€²; Burkardt 87β€²

Borussia Dortmund 3
1. FSV Mainz 05 1
Full time

The match got off to a quick start and the hosts took an early lead when Marco Reus smashed his strike into the net past goalkeeper Robin Zentner.

Dortmund continued to press for a second goal with Jude Bellingham and Julian brandt pulling the strings. Mainz, however, did enough to stifle any threats.

Thomas Meunier had a chance fall just short and Donyell Marten had a goal cleared off the line to keep things 1-0.

Coming out after the break, the momentum continued in favour of the hosts.

VAR called a handball against Silvan Widmer which allowed Erling Haaland to double the lead from the spot despite Zentner getting a hand to it.

Mainz then made a late push to try and get back into the game and substitute Jonathan Burkardt made things 2-1 with three minutes to go.

However, a late link-up between Bellingham and Haaland calmed any nerves to see Dortmund go top of the table while Mainz are tenth.