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Borussia Dortmund suffer their first defeat against Freiburg in 11 years

On Saturday, Borussia Dortmund were crash to first defeat at Freiburg as Erling Haaland drew a rare Bundesliga blank.

It was the first time Dortmund have lost to Freiburg in Germany's first flight for 11 years, with Saturday's setback coming just four days after losing 3-1 to Bayern Munich in the German Super Cup.

Freiburg raced in to the lead when dead-ball expert Vincenzo Grifo blasted in a superb free kick after just six minutes.

Dortmund thrashed Eintracht Frankfurt 5-2 last weekend, but the visitors' defensive frailties emerged again having been a problem last season.

After England midfielder Jude Bellingham lost the ball to Freiburg forward Roland Sallai, the striker just smash the ball in to the back of the net, in which the host double their lead.

Bellingham made amends by pressuring the defense with a strong run which caused Freiburg midfielder Yannik Keital to put the ball into his own net with half an hour to go.

Freiburg had been winless in their previous 19 meetings with Dortmund dating back to May 2010.

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