<
>
2021-22 German Bundesliga
  • Fabian Klos (87' PEN)
  • Emre Can (31' PEN)
  • Mats Hummels (45')
  • Jude Bellingham (72')

Bellingham, Hummels score stunners as Dortmund beat Bielefeld without Haaland

play
Arminia Bielefeld vs. Borussia Dortmund - Game Highlights (2:06)

Watch the Game Highlights from Arminia Bielefeld vs. Borussia Dortmund, 10/23/2021 (2:06)

First-half goals from Emre Can and Mats Hummels and a sensational effort by Jude Bellingham steered Borussia Dortmund to a comfortable 3-1 victory at Arminia Bielefeld on Saturday.

Playing without their injured top striker Erling Haaland, who will be sidelined for several weeks with a hip injury, Dortmund were never troubled as they secured their seventh league win from nine matches. They remain in second place with 21 points, one adrift of Bayern Munich who thumped Hoffenheim 4-0.

- Bundesliga on ESPN+: Stream LIVE games and replays (U.S. only)
- ESPN+ guide: LaLiga, Bundesliga, MLS, FA Cup, more (U.S.)
- Don't have ESPN? Get instant access

Following Dortmund's 4-0 demolition by Ajax in midweek, the Ruhr valley club was desperate to make amends and had a pair of early chances with Donyell Malen.

Bielefeld, however, came even closer when Janni Serra pounced on a mistake by defender Marin Pongracic but he failed to beat Dortmund keeper Gregor Kobel.

Dortmund opened the scoring with Can's 31st minute penalty before they doubled their lead on the stroke of halftime with defender Hummels' stunning 20-metre volley.

Bellingham made sure of the three points in the 73rd, dribbling past three players inside the box and then beautifully chipping the ball over the keeper for a remarkable goal by the 18-year-old.

A late penalty by Fabian Klos cut the deficit for the hosts but they remain in 17th place on five points.

German Bundesliga Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Bayern Munich 14 +30 34
2 Borussia Dortmund 14 +13 30
3 Bayer Leverkusen 14 +16 27
4 SC Freiburg 14 +12 25
5 TSG Hoffenheim 14 +8 23
6 1. FC Union Berlin 14 +2 23
7 Mainz 14 +6 21
8 VfL Wolfsburg 14 -5 20
9 FC Cologne 14 0 19
10 VfL Bochum 14 -7 19
11 RB Leipzig 14 +7 18
12 Eintracht Frankfurt 14 -2 18
13 Borussia Monchengladbach 14 -6 18
14 Hertha Berlin 14 -14 15
15 VfB Stuttgart 14 -5 14
16 FC Augsburg 14 -11 13
17 Arminia Bielefeld 14 -10 10
18 SpVgg Greuther Furth 14 -34 1