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On January 25th Borussia Dortmund welcomes Nurnberg at the Signal-Iduna-Park in Dortmund. Sahin is in one step from his home return. The German title holders will continue their hunt for Bayern Munich. The struggling Bavarian visitors have scored just eighteen goals in Bundesliga this season, so they should try to score and than count on points.
Borussia Dortmund stands third in the Bundesliga standings with thirty three points from eighteen games, having won nine, drawn six and lost three of them. They have been in very good form lately with five straight wins in all competitions. But their last five Bundesliga home matches have seen only one victory, two draws and two defeats. Borussia Dortmund managed their second biggest victory of this season with the score 5-0 over Werder Bremen last week. Also the defeating champions have lost for two times at home this season. It is more than they did in the whole past season. Nuri Sahin could make his first appearance at Signal Iduna Park since 2011.
Nurberg are fifteenth in the league table with twenty one points from eighteen matches. They have won five, drawn six, and lost seven games so far this season. Nurberg are eight points clear of relegation play-off zone and have finished their last five games with two wins, two draws and one defeat. Last two victories they saw in friendly matches. Their last five Bundesliga games on the road have ended with two draws and three losses. Nurberg managed to get a 1-1 draw with Hamburg thanks to Tomas Pekhart’s equaliser last Sunday.
On matchday two this two teams played in a 1-1 draw at home.
Sahin came in the end of the game with Werder Bremen and got his first few minutes since he left the club. Borussia Dortmund could have the same line-up that won Werder. They can’t count on Neven Subotic due to injury. Also, Sven Bender could replace Sebastian Kehl. Nuri Sahin probably will start on the bench. Patrick Owomoyela remains sidelined.
After draw with HSV at home, Nurnberg could make a lot of changes. Per Nilsson could return into the heart of defence. Timmy Simons could replace Almog Cohen in midfield zone. Markus Feulner will replace Robert Mak on the right-flank, wile Hiroshi Kiyotake will play instead Alexander Esswein. Tomas Pekhart will start up-from.
Borussia Dortmund line-up: Weidenfeller, Piszczek, Santana, Hummels, Schmelzer, Bender, Gundogan, Kuba, Gotze, Reus, Lewandowski.
Last three matches:
Werder Bremen 0 – Borussia Dortmund 5;
Borussia Dortmund 5 – Hannover 96 1;
Hoffenheim 1 – Borussia Dortmund 3.
Nurnberg line-up: Schafer, Chandler, Nilsson, Klose, Pinola, Balitsch, Simons, Feulner, Kiyotake, Gebhart, Pekhart.
Last three matches:
Nürnberg 1 – Hamburg 1;
Werder Bremen 1 – Nürnberg 1;
Nürnberg 2 – F. Düsseldorf 0.