[VIDEO PICK: Golazo] A wonderfully worked stunner involving seven touches in seven seconds went under the radar because of Borussia Dortmund’s disappointing draw with Dusseldorf on Tuesday.
Dortmund’s multiple-touch masterpiece in the 43rd minute had Signal Iduna Park humming, but the game finished 1-1, and after Bayern Munich’s 5-0 win over Hannover on Wednesday the reigning champions find themselves 11 points back heading into their showdown at the Allianz Arena on Saturday.
The success of Jurgen Klopp’s team in the Champions League has shown much of the world what Bundesliga viewers already knew, Dortmund at its best plays some of the most entertaining soccer on the planet.
Jakub Blaszczykowski does the honors with a big fat exclamation point on this finish. He also has the first touch you’ll see, and the fifth, Robert Lewandoski and Kevin Grosskreutz each take a touch, Lukasz Piszczek is the ball hog of the bunch, holding it for an entire second, and taking two touches.
Unfortunately for Dortmund's fans, it couldn’t make these seven touches in seven seconds stand up ...