The Bundesliga side remains keen on signing the unsettled Belgium international but says it is unwilling to take him on loan if it cannot ensure a permanent deal.
Friday, November 22, 2013
Jurgen Klopp's side signed defender Manuel Friedrich on Wednesday, with Marcel Schmelzer, Mats Hummels, Lukas Piszczek and Neven Subotic all on the sidelines.
The 26-year-old German could miss the rest of the season due to a knee injury sustained in last week's friendly clash with Italy in Milan.
Thursday, November 21, 2013
Ahead of the top-of-the-table clash in the Bundesliga this weekend, BVB's coach believes his side has the style to beat Bayern but concedes Dortmund has its work cut out.
The Brazil international has voiced his admiration for the Real Madrid star's stunning form but believes a lack of silverware could cost him the Ballon d'Or.
The highly-rated 20-year-old Germany international, who has been linked with the likes of Chelsea, admits he is a big admirer of Arsene Wenger's side but ruled out a January exit.
The Frenchman faces a brief spell on the sideline due to a rib injury and will miss the game against last year's Champions League runner-up.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
The qualification fervor is all said and done and, as eyes turn to the World Cup draw in December, Goal looks at what the top sides must focus on between now and next summer.
The midfielder could be in for a bad reception at Signal Iduna Park when he returns to the club for the first time since joining its arch-rival
The veteran defender has signed for Jurgen Klopp's side in the wake of an injury crisis ahead of Saturday's meeting with Bayern Munich
The Germany legend is a big fan of the Argentine but believes neither Cristiano Ronaldo or Zlatan Ibrahimovic would suit the club's style of football.
Borussia Dortmund has announced that the Germany international faces a spell on the sidelines, while Marcel Schmelzer will be out of action for a while as well.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
It was a night of high drama and emotion as France and Portugal joined Croatia and Greece as the last of the European qualifiers for Brazil 2014
The Germany coach said his side earned its 1-0 win over England at Wembley on Tuesday, adding that he is going into 2014 with a "quiet confidence."
Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker headed home the only goal of the game as Roy Hodgson's men were unable to break down their opponent in a relatively low-key friendly.
The Three Lions lose back-to-back games as a Mertesacker header gives Germany a deserved victory.
The Schalke captain has singled out Roy Hodgson's men as an outstanding candidate for next summer's competition and is looking forward to Tuesday's friendly.
The Germany international admits it will be tough to return to Signal Iduna Park but insists he is excited at the prospect of facing his former club with Bayern Munich.
Monday, November 18, 2013
The club's former coach says die Roten have an unfair advantage domestically, while admitting he would return to coaching if the right opportunity arose
The England boss has named his team for the Wembley showdown and says he is happy to see competition for places in his squad heating up ahead of the World Cup.