Dejected Bayern out to secure last title on offer

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored his 35th goal of the season, set up by Ousmane Dembele, before the French wunderkind drilled home Dortmund's victor 16 minutes from time. We had the little bit of luck that's necessary when you come here.

Bayern earned the spoils the last time the teams met, and a moment of immaturity from Dembele - he ducked out of the way of Robert Lewandowski's free-kick, which made it 2-0 - set the champions on their way to a 4-1 win on Matchday 28. With Bayern looking good at 2-1, there was no pending threat from the visitors at that stage but, buoyed by seeing their ex-skipper on the sidelines, BVB turned the game around, punishing Bayern for their bad wastefulness in front of goal. Whether he was still feeling the effects of his shoulder injury we don't know, but he was a shadow of his former self with even his close control letting him down on occasion.

The Bavarians have now failed to win any of their last five matches in all competitions and following last week's Champions League exit to Real Madrid, have only the league title to aim for.

More news: Twitter posts strongest growth in monthly users in a year

Ancelotti's job is not yet under threat, but his first season compares unfavourably with predecessor Pep Guardiola. The visitors started Wednesday's game in an energetic and enterprising fashion and deservedly took an early lead through Marco Reus, the team's intense pressing rewarded when Javi Martinez was hurried into a backpass so undercooked it's a wonder the health inspectors weren't called in.

"We simply did not take our chances. We have to give it everything and wrap up the championship title as soon as possible".

"This is extremely bitter and I am very disappointed", said Bayern captain Philipp Lahm, who is retiring at the end of the season.

More news: Swansea stops rot by beating Stoke but still in drop zone

"We wanted to reach the final, when we have a. lead, it should be hard to win against us", he insisted.

BVB were the first to get a clear cut chance in the fifth minute as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang hit a first time shot that was well saved by Sven Ulreich. "First, we have to absorb this setback".

This Der Klassiker clash will be decided on the night and the victor will play Eintracht Frankfurt in the final.

More news: Call of Duty countdown confirms a return to WWII

  • Goffin beats Djokovic to reach Monte Carlo semifinals

    After finally breaking for 4-2 in the decider with a forehand victor down the line, he was broken straight back. And the Serbian is right to expect an easier match too, owing to his head-to-head record against Goffin.
    DC charter school for at-risk students could be shut down

    DC charter school for at-risk students could be shut down

    The locally elected school board is directly accountable to the community and will clearly operate with that in mind. Earlier, students, parents and educators spoke at the meeting, urging board members to approve the budget increase.
    Will IMD's prediction hold true for monsoon this time?

    Will IMD's prediction hold true for monsoon this time?

    The long period average refers to a 50-year average of 89 cm rainfall for the entire four-month season beginning June. Southwest monsoon accounts for 75-80 percent of the total rainfall in the country and is the mainstay of Kharif crop.
  • Planting progress and implications for corn and soybean acreage

    Planting progress and implications for corn and soybean acreage

    At the beginning of the week, 54% of crops were in good and excellent conditions (53% the previous week and 57% last year). "Fields started to dry as the week progress and more widespread corn planting started to get underway".

    VP Pence aims to reassure Australia after tense Trump call

    He's expected to meet with Turnbull, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, opposition leader Bill Shorten and others. Pence's visit to Australia follows strains in the historically tight-knit alliance between the nations.

    Unemployment rates fall to record lows in 4 US states

    The United States' jobless rate declined two-tenths of a percentage point, from 4.7 percent in February to 4.5 percent in March. When the EDD adjusted for those seasonal factors, the number of payroll jobs in the county actually fell by 9,000 in March.
  • Russian heptathlete stripped of Beijing 2008 bronze

    Russian heptathlete stripped of Beijing 2008 bronze

    It's still disgusting , I still don't like it, but I'm trying to think of the position she was in", she said. The latter was awarded to Great Britain's Jessica Ennis-Hill. "I always had suspicions about Chernova.

    Adrian Peterson Nearing Deal With Saints

    The 6-foot-1, 238-pound Compton registered a career-high 104 tackles (60 solo) in 2016 - his third full season with the Redskins. Speculation regarding free agent running back Adrian Peterson and the Green Bay Packers may soon come to an anticlimactic end.
    Ontario police arrest 100 men in child prostitution case

    Ontario police arrest 100 men in child prostitution case

    Of the 104 cases placed before the courts, 40 of the cases have been resolved, with 64 still before the courts. The average age a minor is introduced to the sex trade is under 15-years-old, Truong said.
  • Officials React To Sonny Perdue's Appointment To Serve As Secretary Of Agriculture

    David Perdue, R-Ga., voted "present" and presided over the vote. "I think farmers will be extremely pleased to see former Gov. George "Sonny" Perdue gets bipartisan vote of 87-11 to become the next secretary of agriculture.
    Turkey's Supreme Election Board to assess referendum appeals until noon

    Turkey's Supreme Election Board to assess referendum appeals until noon

    Meanwhile, government spokeswoman Ulrike Demmer said: "We will follow closely how Turkey behaves on this". Electoral board head Sadi Guven said the objections would be evaluated later on Wednesday.

    United CEO won't add chairman title in 2018 as was planned

    United executives said this week it was too early to know if the widely publicized incident has affected ticket sales. Senators on the Commerce, Science and Transportation had given United until April 20 to respond to questions.