CONFIRMED Borussia Dortmund lineup for Bayern Munich clash: Haaland starts

Erling Haaland. (Photo by Boris Streubel/Getty Images)
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A massive game awaits Borussia Dortmund this weekend as they take on Bundesliga title rivals Bayern Munich at the Signal Iduna Park. 

The wait is over and the top of the table Bundesliga clash is almost upon us. Borussia Dortmund lock horns with Bayern Munich this weekend in what should be another cracking contest at the Signal Iduna Park.

Just one point separates Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich going into this weekend’s game. And the winner of Saturday’s contest will take a massive boost into the remaining games of the calendar year. Bayern have won each of the last six games between these two teams, but Marco Rose’s side will be determined to end that run this weekend.

Borussia Dortmund will welcome Erling Haaland and Raphael Guerreiro back into the starting XI, while Manuel Akanji is also fit to play from the start. Jude Bellingham starts as well after recovering from his knee injury.

Here is a look at how Borussia Dortmund will line up for their Bundesliga clash against Bayern Munich this weekend.

Goalkeeper: Gregor Kobel

Gregor Kobel has been one of Borussia Dortmund’s best players this season, if not the best. The Black and Yellows certainly wouldn’t have been one point shy of Bayern at the moment without him in the team. And he will need to deliver another strong performance in goal against Robert Lewandowski and co.