Borussia Dortmund came back strong despite the Coronavirus break which held football in Germany for over two months with a 4-0 win over Schalke 04 in the first Revierderby of the decade.
The game at the Signal Iduna Park was one of the first ghost games of the Bundesliga season after the restart and witnessed a lot of goals from one end.
At the start of the game, Schalke 04 lacked lots of things which was seen most especially in the defense which Dortmund clearly capitalized on.
How the goals where scored
Goal! 1-0 Erling Braut Haaland
Piszczek plays a vertical pass on Brandt, which speeds up the pace by skillful forwarding to Hazard. The Belgian brings the ball sharp and perfectly timed to the center, where Haaland Sané hurries and turns left.
Goal! 2-0 Guerreiro
Schubert hits the ball uncontrollably into the center. Dahoud intercepts, immediately forwards to Brandt, who quickly passes through the rear Guerreiro. The Portuguese remains ice cold and accomplished with the strong left into the far corner.
Goal ! 3-0 Hazard
Dortmund conquered the ball in their own penalty area and switched at lightning speed. Haaland continues to spy on the ball at the Brandt, which keeps the overview and puts on Hazard. The Belgian releases a powerful shot, which also finds its way into the goal with the help of Schubert.
Goal! 4-0 Guerreiro
Brandt shifts wonderfully to the left, where Guerreiro has a lot of space and picks up speed. The ball moves in the middle to Haaland, who puts the leather back on Guerreiro at the right moment. This in turn transforms freely in front of Schubert by means of the outer instep