Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the DFL is looking at the possibility of expanding teams in order to avoid any failure.
This measure has prompted the promotion of over eight players to the senior team. (Fussball Transfers)
The eight players include Marco Rente, Lars Bünning, Dominik Wanner, Marco Hober, Taylan Duman, Chris Führich and Steffen Tigges as well as Alaa Bakir, who wears the captain’s armband in the U19.
The Yellow Wall wants to follow the DFL recommendation to restart the league.
Dortmund has already been assured the stay of Jadon Sancho amongst others previously linked with a move away from the club.
However, a departure from next is likely to happen.
According to BVB Buzz, the likes of Axel Witsel, Emre Can could miss the Derby game against Schalke 04 due to injuries.