Dortmund news

Mkhitaryan dazzles on debut

July 11, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent
Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Borussia Dortmund's record signing, scored one goal and set up another during his first 45 minutes for the club as Dortmund beat FC Basel 3-1 in a friendly on Wednesday.

Mkhitaryan, 24, joined Dortmund from Shakhtar Donetsk in a €27 million deal on Tuesday.

And Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc told kicker the Armenia international had enjoyed "a great debut", adding: "He instantly took on our game."

Goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller was ...

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