150th Ruhr Derby Highlighted By Surly Mascot, Inappropriate Mask And One Lonely Fan
The 150th meeting between Ruhr-based clubs Borussia Dortmund and Schalke 04 ended in a 1-1 draw at the Veltins-Arena in Gelsenkirchen, but the match was not without its fair share of wonderful moments.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gave the visitors the lead in the 53rd-minute, but Schalke academy project Thilo Kehrer scored his first-ever Schalke goal in the 77th to split the spoils. Here’s how it all went down.
Schalke 04 aimed a little dig at their neighbors with a movie poster inspired by the film Bad Neighbors. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang appears to be playing the role fraternity bro Zac Efron.
Borussia Dortmund supporters made the short trip in full force.
One Borussia Dortmund supporter finds herself in a sea of Schalke blue.
The first half went by without an opener, but this was clearly an impressive bit of heading.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang opened the scoring for Dortmund, but he also ticked his club off by wearing a mask affliated with Nike. This comes after he'd also gotten into hot water by shaving the Nike Swoosh into his hair a few weeks ago.
Schalke celebrate pulling level at 1-1 with Erwin joining the team.
Broussia Dortmund's 1-1 draw with Schalke sent them down to fourth in the Bundesliga.
Erwin waits patiently to speak to the referee after the match.
Nice one, Erwin.