News : DFB-Pokal – Dortmund easily moves into the cup final – sport
In the semifinals against the battered second division Holstein Kiel, BVB wins 5-0 – and is looking forward to the final against RB Leipzig.
Borussia Dortmund overcame the favorite fright Holstein Kiel and reached the DFB Cup final for the tenth time. The runner-up dealt with the overwhelmed second division team in the semifinals with 5: 0 (5: 0) and challenged RB Leipzig on May 13 in Berlin to fight for number two in German football. BVB has already won the cup four times – RB is still without a title in the club’s short history.
Giovanni Reyna (16./22.) Robbed the underdog of any hope of another surprise early on after the second round coup against Bayern Munich. The first cup final remains a dream – Kiel will concentrate on the final sprint to promote promotion to the Bundesliga.
Marco Reus (26th), Thorgan Hazard (32nd) and Jude Bellingham (41st) brought the missing BVB striker Erling Haaland further into rapture in the stands. In the end, there was the eighth semi-final victory in a row.
One downer, however, was the possibly serious injury of Mateu Morey. The 21-year-old got stuck in the grass in the second half, with his right knee hyperextending backwards. He writhed on the floor and screamed in pain for minutes, his teammates threw their hands over his face in horror. Morey was taken from the field on a stretcher.