The Stats: Dortmund top Berlin – Håland on target twice

Borussia Dortmund defeated Union Berlin 2-4 (0-2) at home on Sunday in Bundesliga action.

Borussia Dortmund started the match well and took the lead when Raphael Guerreiro scored after 10 minutes, making it 0-1.

The team increased their lead to 2-0, when Erling Håland scored, with an assist by Thomas Meunier, in the 24th minute.

3-0 came through an own-goal in the 52nd minute.

With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Union Berlin’s Max Kruse scored and plugged one back for Union Berlin.

Union Berlin pulled one back again in the 81st minute of the game as Andreas Voglsammer found the net, with an assist by Niko Giesselmann. However, the team were unable to make more of an impression.

With seven minutes left to play, Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Håland increased the lead as he netted, with an assist by Mats Hummels. The 4-2 goal was the last one of the game.

Borussia Dortmund have 4 wins and and 1 loss with a 17–11 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Union Berlin have 1 win, 3 draws and 1 loss and a 7–8 goal difference.

The last outing between the teams ended in a 0-2 home win for Borussia Dortmund in April 2021.

Borussia Dortmund are unbeaten at home, after two games. Union Berlin are unbeaten away from home.

Borussia Dortmund have scored 17 goals. They have scored 12 goals at home. They’ve conceded 11 goals in total.

Union Berlin have scored 7 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 7 goals. They’ve conceded 8 goals in total.

Borussia Dortmund have opened the score in 1 of their 4 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 100 percent when scoring the first goal.

In the next games in the Bundesliga, Borussia Dortmund will take on Mönchengladbach (away) on 24 September 2021, Augsburg (home) on 01 October 2021 and Mainz (home) on 15 October 2021. Union Berlin play Arminia Bielefeld (home) on 24 September 2021, Mainz (away) on 01 October 2021 and Wolfsburg (home) on 15 October 2021.