Borussia Dortmund settle for draw with Augsburg
Borussia Dortmund 1 - 1 Augsburg

Borussia Dortmund settle for draw with Augsburg

27/02/2018

Borussia Dortmund missed the chance to restore their three-point cushion in second place in the Bundesliga after a 1-1 draw at home to Augsburg.

Marco Reus started and finished the 16th-minute counter-attack move which led to the hosts opening the scoring.

It was the first time the forward had scored in back-to-back league matches since April after only returning to action earlier this month having been sidelined for eight months with a knee ligament tear.

But despite dominating possession, Dortmund did not create many clear-cut chances and so press home their advantage.

They were made to pay 17 minutes from time when Kevin Danso was quickest to react to Roman Burki parrying his header from a corner to follow up and smash home from close range.

Dortmund second-half substitute Mamoud Dahoud still had a chance to win it four minutes from time, but planted his shot over when he should have hit the target.

Related news

Freiburg and Stuttgart share points in topsy-turvy game

Freiburg and Stuttgart share points in topsy-turvy game

Freiburg and VfB Stuttgart scored twice each in a rollercoaster second half to draw 3-3 on Sunday and get their first Bundesliga points of the season.

Bayern Munich sweep past Bayer Leverkusen to maintain perfect start to season

Bayern Munich sweep past Bayer Leverkusen to maintain perfect start to season

Corentin Tolisso scored with a snap shot before injuring his knee in Bayern Munich's 3-1 win over Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga on Saturday.

Second-half goals lead Borussia Dortmund over Eintracht Frankfurt

Second-half goals lead Borussia Dortmund over Eintracht Frankfurt

Borussia Dortmund scored twice in the second half to beat Eintracht Frankfurt 3-1 on Friday and notch their second win in three league matches that put them provisionally top of the Bundesliga.

Schalke slump to second straight Bundesliga loss

Schalke slump to second straight Bundesliga loss

Schalke 04, last season's runners-up, crashed to a 2-0 home loss to Hertha Berlin courtesy of Ondrej Duda's double on Sunday, their second Bundesliga defeat in two matches.

Leon Goretzka scores first Bayern Munich goal in win over Stuttgart

Leon Goretzka scores first Bayern Munich goal in win over Stuttgart

Leon Goretzka scored his first goal for Bayern Munich and set up another to lead them to a 3-0 win at Stuttgart on Saturday.

Marco Reus and Borussia Dortmund struggle in first ever 0-0 draw against Hanover

Marco Reus and Borussia Dortmund struggle in first ever 0-0 draw against Hanover

Borussia Dortmund twice hit the woodwork but could not score in their first-ever goalless Bundesliga draw against Hannover 96 on Friday.

Borussia Dortmund come from goal down to crush RB Leipzig

Borussia Dortmund come from goal down to crush RB Leipzig

Borussia Dortmund eased past RB Leipzig 4-1 on Sunday after coming from a goal down, to make a winning Bundesliga start under new coach Lucien Favre and confirm their status as pre-season title contenders.

John Brooks scores as Wolfsburg shock Schalke in Bundesliga opener

John Brooks scores as Wolfsburg shock Schalke in Bundesliga opener

VfL Wolfsburg's Daniel Ginczek snatched a stoppage-time winner to stun Schalke 04 2-1 on Saturday and give the Wolves a winning start to the Bundesliga campaign against last season's runners-up in a bad-tempered game.

Bayern Munich win Bundesliga season opener despite goals ruled out by VAR

Bayern Munich win Bundesliga season opener despite goals ruled out by VAR

Robert Lewandowski scored a penalty at the second time of asking to lift Bayern Munich to a 3-1 win over Hoffenheim to open the Bundesliga season on Friday night.

RELATED NEWS

Freiburg and Stuttgart share points in topsy-turvy game
Freiburg 3 - 3 Stuttgart

Freiburg and Stuttgart share points in topsy-turvy game

Freiburg and VfB Stuttgart scored twice each in a rollercoaster second half to draw 3-3 on Sunday and get their first Bundesliga points of the season.

Bayern Munich sweep past Bayer Leverkusen to maintain perfect start to season
Bayern Munich 3 - 1 Bayer Leverkusen

Bayern Munich sweep past Bayer Leverkusen to maintain perfect start to season

Corentin Tolisso scored with a snap shot before injuring his knee in Bayern Munich's 3-1 win over Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga on Saturday.

Second-half goals lead Borussia Dortmund over Eintracht Frankfurt
Borussia Dortmund 3 - 1 Eintracht Frankfurt

Second-half goals lead Borussia Dortmund over Eintracht Frankfurt

Borussia Dortmund scored twice in the second half to beat Eintracht Frankfurt 3-1 on Friday and notch their second win in three league matches that put them provisionally top of the Bundesliga.

Schalke slump to second straight Bundesliga loss
Schalke 04 0 - 2 Hertha Berlin

Schalke slump to second straight Bundesliga loss

Schalke 04, last season's runners-up, crashed to a 2-0 home loss to Hertha Berlin courtesy of Ondrej Duda's double on Sunday, their second Bundesliga defeat in two matches.

Leon Goretzka scores first Bayern Munich goal in win over Stuttgart
Stuttgart 0 - 3 Bayern Munich

Leon Goretzka scores first Bayern Munich goal in win over Stuttgart

Leon Goretzka scored his first goal for Bayern Munich and set up another to lead them to a 3-0 win at Stuttgart on Saturday.

Marco Reus and Borussia Dortmund struggle in first ever 0-0 draw against Hanover
Hannover 0 - 0 Borussia Dortmund

Marco Reus and Borussia Dortmund struggle in first ever 0-0 draw against Hanover

Borussia Dortmund twice hit the woodwork but could not score in their first-ever goalless Bundesliga draw against Hannover 96 on Friday.

Borussia Dortmund come from goal down to crush RB Leipzig
Borussia Dortmund 4 - 1 RB Leipzig

Borussia Dortmund come from goal down to crush RB Leipzig

Borussia Dortmund eased past RB Leipzig 4-1 on Sunday after coming from a goal down, to make a winning Bundesliga start under new coach Lucien Favre and confirm their status as pre-season title contenders.

John Brooks scores as Wolfsburg shock Schalke in Bundesliga opener
Wolfsburg 2 - 1 Schalke

John Brooks scores as Wolfsburg shock Schalke in Bundesliga opener

VfL Wolfsburg's Daniel Ginczek snatched a stoppage-time winner to stun Schalke 04 2-1 on Saturday and give the Wolves a winning start to the Bundesliga campaign against last season's runners-up in a bad-tempered game.

Bayern Munich win Bundesliga season opener despite goals ruled out by VAR
Bayern Munich 3 - 1 Hoffenheim

Bayern Munich win Bundesliga season opener despite goals ruled out by VAR

Robert Lewandowski scored a penalty at the second time of asking to lift Bayern Munich to a 3-1 win over Hoffenheim to open the Bundesliga season on Friday night.