Borussia Dortmund take charge of second place in the Bundesliga . After defeats for both Bayer Leverkusen and Borussia Monchengladbach and RB Leipzig drawing at home with Paderborn, Dortmund took charge of the Champions League qualification place.
DORTMUND TEAM NEWS
Team to play Hertha Berlin: Burki, Akanji, Can, Piszczek, Hakimi, Guerreiro, Delaney, Witsel, Sancho, Hazard, Brandt
HERTHA BERLIN TEAM NEWS
Team to play Dortmund: Jarstein, Pekarik, Boyata, Torunarigha, Mittelstädt, Skjelbred, Grujic, Lukebakio, Darida, Dilrosun, Ibisevic
Both teams take a knee to send out a message regarding the Black Lives Matter movement.
Dortmund are pressing forward early.
Paderborn, have had defeats for both Bayer Leverkusen and Borussia Monchengladbach and RB Leipzig drawing at home.
Hakimi down the side of Mittelstadt and he sprints into the box and ends up slamming a poor effort into the side netting.
Sancho picks up the ball just inside his own half and jinks past two tackles before finding a teammate.
Guerreiro deep ball falls to Hazard on the angle but his strike lacks direction and the side netting gets another thump.
Witsel passes the ball to Brandt on the edge of the box and it opens up nicely for him from 18 yards but his effort end up wide.
Esswein on for Dilrosun, who looks to have tweaked his quad muscle.
Darida picks up off Ibisevic and smacks one from 22 yards yards but is straight at Burki.
Sancho cuts in off the left and tries to shoot but Grujic is there to deflect the ball back to his goalkeeper.
Hakimi free-kick on the edge of the box, down the right side, but Guerreiro gets far too much juice on the effort. Miles over the bar.
No shots on target for Dortmund here. Hertha are slowly throwing more men forward.
Hertha Berlin have made another change. Ngankam replaces Lukebakio.
Witsel steps into midfield and plays a great ball to Hakimi who rolls a ball across goal for Hazard and he cuts one back for Sancho but he slides one past the post!
Hazard works his way into the box down the left but Boyata scrambles it clear.
GOAL! DORTMUND 1-0 HERTHA BERLIN (Can, 58)
Piatek to add more numbers to the Hertha attack and Skjelbred is the man to be replaced.
Hertha are pressing on, the game is more open.
Piatek is taken down by Hazard about 25 yards out. Darida aims for Boyata at the back post but Witsel wins that battle.
Hazard and Witsel are replaced by Balerdi and Morey.
Can, calls for the referee to take a look at the VAR, but a corner is given.
Guerreiro gets to the by-line and cuts one back for the Sancho but Jarstein makes a fine low save with his feet.