The 81 points gained by Borussia Dortmund in the 2011 season was the most by a team in the Bundesliga. Dortmund won the league title with four points. Second-year players dominated the team’s attack with 22 goals and 13 assists. Jakub Blaszczykowski, Lukasz Piszczek and Lukasz Piszczek were second-year players who led the team’s scoring and assists. The team displayed great concentration and tactical discipline.
They had plenty of attacking talent and Toni Kroos, who was on loan at Bayer Leverkusen, was welcomed back to the team. Bastian Schweinsteiger, Philipp Lahm were also available. Schalke had an abundance of attacking talent. They signed Raul and Klaas Jan Huntelaar from AC Milan. The Germans had a highly rated goalkeeper in Manuel Neuer.
Dortmund’s suffocating defence suffocated Bayern Munich from the opening minute. Dortmund won 5-2 thanks to Lewandowski’s hat trick. It was a massive statement to the rest of Europe. Bayern defeated Dortmund in the Champions League final despite their dominance of Europe. Bayern drafted Mats Hummels, Mario Gotze and gradually decimated the famous Dortmund squad.
The 2011/11 season is a defining moment in the club’s history. Klopp’s style was modern and sexy. One of his sexiest tactics, called “gegenpressing”, became the rage as Dortmund’s brilliant checkerboard design captured the attention of football hipsters. Dortmund’s reputation as an international football club was further strengthened by the ‘Kappa logo.
Borussia Dortmund, league champions, won the Bundesliga title on Matchday 32. They defeated 1. FC Nuremberg won the Bundesliga title on Matchday 32. Shinji Kagawa scored the second goal to win the title. Ivan Perisic gave Dortmund the lead in the first half with a header. They won the title with just two games remaining. Dortmund won the title with a margin of just two points after the relegation from Leverkusen.
Dortmund won the match in Munich for the first-time in 19 years. A 3-1 victory left Bayern in fourth place. Hummels and Mitchell Langerak were the first to make their Bundesliga debuts. The team also had the youngest roster. Sahin’s goal from outside the area was the first to score, while Hummels scored a header against his old club. The title-winning win made Dortmund the champions of the Bundesliga for the fourth consecutive season.
In 2011, Dortmund signed Lukasz Piszczek from relegated Hertha Berlin. They also signed Shinji Kagawa from Japan’s Cerezo Osaka. Dortmund also signed Robert Lewandowski from Lech Poznan and Lucas Barrios. With these additions, Dortmund now boasts a top-class attacking midfield.
Although there were few highlights in the first half, the BVB were clearly the dominant team. BVB positioned themselves in a 4-2-3-1 formation in the first half. Lewandowski was the central attacking midfielder between Gotze and Grosskreutz. The defensive position was occupied by Schieber, while Mak, Ekici, and Eigler were used to assist him on the offensive. The second half was equally intense, with Dortmund aiming for maximum points and a possible Champions League berth.