The German Football League (DFL) announced the official schedule for the first six Bundesliga matchdays on Wednesday morning. Borussia’s first two home games of the new season – against Bayer 04 Leverkusen and then FC Schalke 04 – will be the Bundesliga’s Saturday night showpiece.
Thorgan Hazard and the Belgium national team’s World Cup dream came to an end on Tuesday night as they were beaten 1-0 by neighbours France in St. Petersburg.
Die Fohlen started their second week of training this week. The players who have been involved in the World Cup will join up with the rest of the team in two to three weeks, after they return from their holidays.
Thorgan Hazard’s Belgium are into the final four of the 2018 World Cup, beating Brazil 2-1 in Friday night’s quarterfinal.
The foals completed their first training session of the 2018-19 season today (Wednesday) on the training pitches at BORUSSIA-PARK.
Wednesday afternoon saw Keanan Bennetts undertake his first training session as a Foal with his new teammates. Following the outing, the newbie sat down and talked to us about his move, first impressions and the World Cup.
Three Gladbach players were in the starting XI for Switzerland in yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon’s match against Sweden as Switzerland were knocked out of the World Cup with a 1-0 loss. Borussia’s new signing Michael Lang was shown a red card in added time.
Borussia has three more friendlies in the diary and so all planning for the pre-season period is now done. The highlight will be the official season opener at BORUSSIA-PARK, where all Foals fans are invited to an open day at the ground.
Thorgan Hazard’s Belgium are through to the quarter finals of the World Cup in Russia after getting past Japan in the final minute of the game. Borussia’s attacker didn't come off the bench.
Today, Borussia’s players were subject to various medical exercises. On the agenda tomorrow, are jumping and lactic tests.