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The Daily Bee (May 21st, 2018): BVB arrives in the US

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  • Favre announcement imminent

In an official statement from OGC Nice the French club announced after their last game of the season, a 2-3 defeat at Olympique Lyon, that Lucien Favre will leave the club. This all but confirms that the Swiss coach will join BVB as their next coach. An official announcement is expected to come this week.

As we all know Borussia Dortmund still need a striker for next season and he might come from OGC Nice too. According to Le Figaro Lucien Favre is interested in bringing Alessane Pléa with him to Dortmund. The French striker scored 21 goals in 49 games across all competitions this season and could be available for 20€ million, Borussia Mönchengladbach and FC Sevilla are also interested.

  • BVB in the US

Borussia Dortmund have arrived in the United States for their first friendly in Los Angeles tomorrow. The black and yellows will play against LAFC in the new Banc of California Stadium. It will be the first of two trips to North America for BVB this summer.