Borussia Dortmund have confirmed the appointment ofÂThomas Tuchel who has replaced the legendary Jurgen Klopp at the helm of the Bundesliga side. Jurgen's decision to leave Dortmund sent shock waves around Europe, while at the same time alerting the continent's top clubs to his summer availability.
Klopp was appointed Dortmund manager back in 2008, and has since gone on to win back-to-back Bundesliga titles (2010/11 & 2011/12), the DFB Cup, DFL-Supercup (twice), and the T-Home Super Cup. Klopp also memorably led his troops to the 2012/13 Champions League Final, where they suffered a heartbreaking last-gasp 2-1 defeat to fierce domestic rivals Bayern Munich.
Borussia Dortmund have reaped 5 wins in the last 10 games, beating Bayern Munich, Borussia Monchengladbach, Eintracht Frankfurt, Hamburg and Sportfreunde Lotte. 1 draws against Schalke 04 and defeats to Monaco, Monaco, Bayern Munich and Hertha Berlin has seen them score 21 at an average of 2.1 goals per game while shipping 18.