Borussia Dortmund lost the third match in a row already at the end of the 12th round may fall out of the top three in the Bundesliga.
«Bumblebees» lost «to Stuttgart» 1:2.
Stuttgart: Zieler, Beck, Insua, Badstuber, Baumgartl Pavard, Gentner, Akola (Brekalo, 46), Ascasibar, Ozcan (Aogo, 85), Ginczek (Asano, 45)
Dortmund: Burke, Papastathopoulos (Sagada, 46), Schmelzer, Bartra, Tolan Kagawa (Dowd, 63), Goetze, Weigl, Yarmolenko, Schurrle (Rafael Guerreiro, 83), Philip
«The Swabians» are successfully playing «Mercedes-Benz Arena» in the last six matches, one draw and five victories. And now the middle peasant, whose «fever», beat one of the leaders.
Borussia had the territorial advantage, but Zieler played well, but Burke again was cracking up.
In the fifth minute Bartra made a pass back. Burke failed to control the ball, which bounced to the Congolese striker Chataku Akola, with summer signing from Sion. He made the ball into the net 1:0.
In the last seconds of the first half, the visitors failed to convert a penalty, but scored a goal. Zieler parried the ball after hitting Him. Maximilian Philip flicked the ball into the net 1:1.
On 51 minutes, 19-year-old Josip Brekalo sent the ball «in house» to the goalkeeper 2:1.