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Gladbach: No Hazard buy-back clause


Dortmund have signed Hazard, Brandt and Schulz but what else is needed to unseat Bayern?

Borussia Dortmund are acutely aware that they've just missed the biggest chance in years to wrest the Bundesliga title away from Bayern Munich. But where some might see failure, Dortmund are determined to treat their second-place finish as a platform to go one better next season. A €75 million transfer blitz of three signings in two days last week was timed to provide their fans with plenty of optimism going into the summer break.

The three signings represent two different types of rationale....

Hazard joins Dortmund on five-year deal

Borussia Dortmund have signed Thorgan Hazard from Borussia Monchengladbach for a reported transfer fee of €25.5 million, excluding add-ons.

Thorgan, who has signed a five-year contract with Dortmund, becomes the first Hazard to move this summer with his older brother Eden linked with a transfer from Chelsea to Real Madrid.

"We are delighted, Thorgan has opted for Borussia Dortmund with his full conviction," BVB sporting director Michael Zorc said. "He's an experienced Bundesliga player and...

Thorgan Hazard claims personal 'agreement' over Dortmund move as Pulisic replacement

Thorgan Hazard, Borussia Moenchengladbach
Thorgan Hazard is expected to join Borussia Dortmund as a replacement for Christian Pulisic.

Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Thorgan Hazard has said he has "an agreement" with Borussia Dortmund over a move and is waiting for the clubs to finalise the transfer.

Hazard -- younger brother of Chelsea forward Eden -- has been linked as being a possible replacement for outgoing United States international Christian Pulisic, who who will leave Dortmund for Stamford Bridge at the end of the season.

And 26-year-old Thorgan Hazard has said he is hopeful Dortmund and Monchengladbach can reach...

Chelsea's Eden Hazard could never be my club teammate - Thorgan Hazard

Thorgan Hazard has said that it would be "difficult" to play in the same team as older brother Eden, adding that the Chelsea superstar "is a bigger player than I am."

Chelsea signed the younger Hazard -- one of four professional footballing brothers -- from Lens in 2012 and, after spending all of his three years on the books at Stamford Bridge on loan, he joined Borussia Monchengladbach in a permanent transfer in the summer of 2015.

Thorgan has flourished in the Bundesliga, earning a call-up alongside...

Scouting: Leon Bailly, Eden Hazard's brother Thorgan, Pablo Fornals

Leon Bailey has had a fine season so far for Bayer Leverkusen.

Scouting Spotlight takes a look at a Bundesliga ace attracting attention, Villarreal's rising star and Eden Hazard's brother Thorgan, who continues to impress.

Leon Bailey -- Bayer Leverkusen

Jamaican-born Bailey has been one of the standout performers in the Bundesliga this season, leading Bayer Leverkusen's charge into the Champions League qualifying places. Coach Heiko Herrlich will be desperate to keep his top talent in January, but strong interest is mounting.

Playing style

Bailey's most...