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Top five Bayern Munich & Borussia Dortmund classics

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Ahead of this evening’s Der Klassiker, we take a look at the five most recent thrilling showdowns between arch-rivals Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund.

The stakes are high going into this evening’s Der Klassiker, with just a single point separating Bayern and Dortmund in the Bundesliga.

Both teams have had their fair share of dramas already this season amid difficult starts. It led Bayern to sack Niko Kovac last week, and install the Croatian’s assistant Hans-Dieter Flick as interim coach.

Despite the difficult circumstances, however, German fans have every reason to expect a thriller today. Let’s face it – since when has there not been any drama in a Der Klassiker?

So, in light of the big clash, we took a look at the best five games between Bayern and Dortmund down the years.