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Marco Rose: Michael Zorc has shaped an era at Borussia Dortmund

Michael Zorc is set to call time on his 44-year long spell with Borussia Dortmund this weekend, and Marco Rose paid tribute to him on Thursday. Michael Zorc is a name that has been synonymous with Borussia Dortmund over the last four decades. The 59 year old has been the club’s sporting director for the last 24 years, but before that he enjoyed a glittering playing career spanning two decades with the Black and Yellows.
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Marco Rose: I am really looking forward to next season

Marco Rose has no doubts about his Borussia Dortmund future, and he is already looking forward to getting started next season. Sebastian Kehl’s comments about Marco Rose’s future fuelled a bit of doubt ahead of Borussia Dortmund’s game against Greuther Fürth on Saturday. When asked whether the 45 year old will still be BVB head coach next season, the incoming sporting director told Sky Sport: “I assume so today.” Kehl has since clarified his comments, confirming that Rose will stay on as head coach next season.

Marco Rose raves about new Borussia Dortmund signing Nico Schlotterbeck

Marco Rose heaped praise on new Borussia Dortmund signing Nico Schlotterbeck on Thursday, and said that he is looking forward to the arrival of the German international. Borussia Dortmund completed the signing of SC Freiburg centre-back Nico Schlotterbeck earlier this week for a transfer fee of 20 million euros plus bonuses. He will join BVB on a five year contract in the summer. And Marco Rose is confident that the 22 year old has all the attributes Dortmund were looking for in their search for a new defender.

Marco Rose heaps praise on Jamie Bynoe-Gittens after winger impresses on full Borussia Dortmund debut

Marco Rose praised Jamie Bynoe-Gittens after the highly rated winger impressed on his first competitive start for the Borussia Dortmund first-team. Jamie Bynoe-Gittens enjoyed a memorable full Borussia Dortmund debut on Saturday, as he made a big impact and also played a crucial role in setting up Erling Haaland’s third goal. The 17 year old caused the Bochum defenders all sorts of problems, and the Black and Yellows struggled going forward after he was substituted in the 64th minute.

Marco Rose admits Borussia Dortmund’s season has been less than satisfactory

Marco Rose admitted that Borussia Dortmund’s season has been less than satisfactory after Bayern Munich clinched their tenth successive Bundesliga title on Saturday. Borussia Dortmund’s season has certainly not gone to plan, even though they have already met the minimum goal of finishing in the top four in the Bundesliga standings. Marco Rose admitted after his side’s 3-1 defeat to Bayern Munich on Saturday that the season so far has been less than satisfactory.

Marco Rose left annoyed as Borussia Dortmund are denied penalty in Bayern Munich defeat

Marco Rose was left frustrated by controversial refereeing decisions once again on Saturday evening as Borussia Dortmund fell to a 3-1 defeat to Bayern. Borussia Dortmund suffered a 3-1 defeat to Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena on Saturday evening, allowing the Bavarians to clinch their tenth successive Bundesliga title. The game wasn’t without controversy though, as Marco Rose’s side were denied what looked like a clear penalty in the second half when Jude Bellingham was brought down inside the box by Benjamin Pavard.

Marco Rose: We want to prevent Bayern from clinching the Bundesliga title on Saturday

Bayern Munich can clinch their tenth successive Bundesliga title on Saturday. But Marco Rose is determined to prevent that from happening. Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich will renew their rivalry this weekend in the latest edition of Der Klassiker. These two teams have produced some thrilling matches over the years, and we should be in for another cracking contest this weekend.

Marco Rose: We want to turn the Westfalenstadion into a fortress

Marco Rose was delighted with the atmosphere at the Westfalenstadion on Saturday, and said that it should be Borussia Dortmund’s aim now to turn their stadium into a fortress. Borussia Dortmund delivered one of their best performances of the season on Saturday, as they cruised to an emphatic 6-1...

Marco Rose praises Julian Brandt after the playmaker’s impressive performance against Wolfsburg

Marco Rose singled out Julian Brandt for some praise after the playmaker delivered another impressive performance during Borussia Dortmund’s 6-1 win over Wolfsburg. Fresh off his match-winning brace against VfB Stuttgart last week, Julian Brandt delivered another excellent performance on Saturday as he helped Borussia Dortmund claim a stunning 6-1 win over Wolfsburg.

Mats Hummels on the “Marco Rose out” chants: I will talk to them again next season

Mats Hummels gave his backing to under-fire head coach Marco Rose following Borussia Dortmund’s 1-4 defeat to RB Leipzig on Saturday. Borussia Dortmund had an evening to forget on Saturday as they suffered a 1-4 defeat at home to RB Leipzig in the Bundesliga. It was supposed to be a special day for the Black and Yellows with the club welcoming 81,365 supporters to the Westfalenstadion for the first time in more than two years. But the day ended in disappointment, whistles and even some chants of ‘Marco Rose out.’

Marco Rose: Draw against Köln a fair result in the end

Borussia Dortmund head coach Marco Rose conceded that his side did not deserve to get the three points against FC Köln on Sunday. Borussia Dortmund suffered another setback in the Bundesliga on Sunday evening as they were held to a 1-1 draw by FC Köln. The Black and Yellows took the lead early on through Marius Wolf, but Köln struck back with Sebastian Andersson scoring the equaliser. Dortmund had a few chances to restore their advantage in the second half, but they weren’t able to make the most of them.

Marco Rose: Erling Haaland still not at 100% after lengthy injury spell

Marco Rose has admitted that Erling Haaland is still not 100% fit after spending almost two months on the sidelines. Erling Haaland made his return to the Borussia Dortmund starting XI for the game against FC Köln in the Bundesliga on Sunday. The Norwegian international did not have the best of games, and missed a couple of chances as the Black and Yellows were held to a 1-1 draw.

Marco Rose: Borussia Dortmund players deserve praise after hard fought win over Mainz

Borussia Dortmund managed to claim a 1-0 win over Mainz 05 on Wednesday. And Marco Rose was full of praise of his players for grinding out the win. Borussia Dortmund clawed their way back into the Bundesliga title race on Wednesday evening by claiming a 1-0 win over Mainz 05. Axel Witsel scored an 87th minute winner as the Black and Yellows managed to get the three points despite not being at their best. And head coach Marco Rose praised his players for digging in and getting the job done against a tricky opponent.

Marco Rose: We have a lot of very interesting players in the U-19s team

Borussia Dortmund head coach Marco Rose said a few words regarding the BVB U-19s team during his press conference on Friday. Ahead of Borussia Dortmund’s game against Arminia Bielefeld this Sunday, head coach Marco Rose touched on a number of topics, including the U-19s team. Rose spoke in glowing terms with regards to the talent Dortmund possess at youth level, but very much stressed that the jump between youth and senior football is immense: