Premier League

Dortmund in crisis: Stuttgart deal another Bundesliga loss

BERLIN (AP) Borussia Dortmund's crisis worsened Friday with a 2-1 loss at promoted Stuttgart, the former leader's fourth defeat in five Bundesliga games.

Chadrac Akolo and Josip Brekalo scored early in each half to increase the pressure on Dortmund coach Peter Bosz, whose side hasn't won in the league since September.

"It hurts," said Bosz, who remained defiant. "We're not giving up.'