Erling Haaland in Rangers fitness sweat as superstar watches on while Dortmund humiliated by Leverkusen

Borussia Dortmund famous person Erling Haaland was lacking in motion once more as his facet had been humiliated by Bayer Leverkusen.

The 21-year-old has been on the sidelines after choosing up a knock towards Hoffenheim in January.

And the Norwegian may solely watch on as his facet flopper towards their Bundesliga rivals in a 5-2 thumping lower than two weeks earlier than they face Rangers within the Europa League.

The dreadful afternoon was summed up by a comical personal aim from Manuel Akanji.

Some dodgy Dortmund defending allowed Leverkusen to interrupt into the field and fireplace a shot at aim, however the effort was saved by Gregor Kobel.

He may solely palm the ball into the trail of Akanji, who knocked the ball into his personal web.

An own-goal from former Celtic full-back Jeremie Frimpong put Dortmund stage, earlier than objectives from Florian Wirtz, Robert Andrich, Jonathan Tah and Moussa Diaby made if 5 for Leverkusen.

Steffen Tigges netted a late comfort however the 10,000 indignant followers within the Westfalenstadion booed the staff off the park.

The outcome comes with Rangers in wait with each legs of their Europa League knockout playoff happening in consecutive weeks on February 17 and 18.

Before kick-off, boss Marco Rose was requested concerning the harm to Haaland.

He shrugged off the query in his post-match interview, stating: “It’s a catastrophic day for us.

“This is just not the time to speak about that. We produce other issues in the mean time.”

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