Leonardo Bittencourt is a German professional footballer, of Brazilian descent, who plays for Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund as a midfielder. Leonardo is the son of Franklin Bittencourt, a Brazilian former professional player who played in Germany, and is now active as a coach. Born in Leipzig, Bittencourt began his career with Energie Cottbus. On 1 December 2011, it was announced that Bittencourt had signed a four-year contract with Borussia Dortmund, effective from 1 July 2012.
Hoffenheim win, Hannover hold Freiburg in Bundesliga
TSG Hoffenheim cruised to a 5-0 victory over hapless Hertha BSC thanks to Sejad Salihovic's brace at the Olympiastadion while Hannover 96 came from behind to clinch a 2-2 draw against SC Freiburg in the 17th round of the German Bundesliga.
Borussia Dortmund can overcome the sale of Mario Götze
With the news today that Bayern Munich have poached Mario Gotze from rivals Borussia Dortmund breaking just before each of them are involved in the Champions League semi-finals, it is concerning for Dortmund fans who have already seen Bayern romp the Bundesliga this season. However, it shouldn’t be all doom and gloom because over recent [...]