One of the areas that make German football unique, aside from the only fans’ ownership, is the rivalry amongst teams. BVB isn’t an exception.
Borussia Dortmund has one of the most famous rivalries in the world, not just in Europe and German football. According to Sports Business in a 2020 report, the game between Dortmund and Schalke attracted over 200,000 viewers on Fox Sports in the Netherlands alone.
Who is BVB’s most prominent rival?
Schalke 04 is Borussia Dortmund’s Biggest rival in German football.
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Bayern Munich and Schalke 04 are two of the biggest rivalries. However, the Revierderby between BVB and Schalke 04 is the club’s biggest rivalry in German football. It is often referred to as the mother of all derbies.