Forced to abandon the Cameroon national team after suffering after the game won against Tunisia (0-1) during the FIFA friendly, the Indomitable Lion resumed service this Saturday in the championship.
Eric-Maxim Choupo-Moting is getting better. The pains which forced him to leave prematurely the lair of the national selection, after the victory (0-1) on Tunisia in friendly match last March 24 passed. The international Cameroonian striker began playing on Saturday with his club, Schalke 04. For the occasion, the Royal Blues were receiving Dortmund, as part of this 26th day of the Bundesliga. After a high-stakes match, the two teams shared the draw (1-1).
Eric-Maxim Choupo-Moting (28 years, 21 games and 3 goals this season in the Bundesliga) should not be blamed for having tried without being able to find The fault. In a stadium filled with 62,270 spectators, the Cameroonian striker and his teammates show a good face from the start, but all the good opportunities are in their own camp. The visitors opened the mark thanks to the Gabonese, Aubameyang who scored in front of the empty cage (0-1, 53rd).
Benedikt Howedes thought he could level the score, but his header was pushed off the line by the keeper (56 ‘). Dortmund was now on the brink of aggravating the mark with this personal action of Ousmane Dembele who saw his shot crashing on the right pillar (74th). Schalke finally equalized shortly after this cold stroke, thanks to a Thilo Kehrer who took advantage of Leon Goretzka‘s service to stop the visitors (1-1, 77th). A tie that ends a series of two consecutive wins in the championship, for Schalke 04, ninth in the standings