Pulisic: Bayern match has extra meaning

first_imgBorussia Dortmund Pulisic: Bayern match always has extra meaning Goal Last updated 2 years ago 08:32 11/4/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Christian Pulisic Borussia Dortmund Bundesliga Maja Hitij Borussia Dortmund Borussia Dortmund v Bayern München Bayern München Bundesliga The American midfielder wants to see Borussia Dortmund to get back on track with a win against their main Bundesliga rival Christian Pulisic wants to see Borussia Dortmund come out of what he classifies as “a tough time” with a win against Bayern Munich this weekend. Dortmund can climb back to the top of the Bundesliga with a victory against Bayern on Saturday, but to do so the club will have to reverse a poor run of form in recent weeks. Dortmund 12/5 to beat Bayern Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player One point in the last three league outings has seen BVB fall three points back of the Bavarians in the Bundesliga table and, coupled with back-to-back draws against APOEL in the Champions League, Pulisic admits his team is going through a rough patch. “After we had that amazing start, with I don’t know how many wins and no goals conceded – I mean, it’s hard to expect that the whole season,” Pulisic told bundesliga.com. “There are going to be tough times, and right now is a tough time – but I believe in our team and I think we can bounce right back.”That bounce back won’t be easy. Bayern has not lost since late Septmeber, when the club fell 3-0 to PSG in the Champions League and sacked manager Carlo Ancelotti, and Pulisic knows there is always a little more riding on the Bundesliga’s Klassiker.”The Klassiker definitely has that special feeling,” the 19-year-old said. “When we play against Bayern, one of our main rivals, the game always has a bit of extra meaning to it, and you want a good result.”Pulisic will likely join up with the U.S. national team for a friendly against Portugal after this weekend’s match against Bayern.last_img

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