Dortmund have won three games in a row for the first time this season. REUTERS/Giorgio Perottino
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When Borussia Dortmund host Schalke 04 in their Ruhr Valley clash Saturday there is more at stake than just bragging rights in what is Germany's biggest derby.Both teams are eager to get their seasons back into full swing with Schalke eyeing a Champions League spot for next season and Dortmund still battling to avoid relegation.Last season's runners-up Dortmund, three points above the drop zone in 12th spot, experienced a nightmare in the first half of the season, dropping to last place and have only recently got out of immediate relegation trouble.Schalke, who lost their Champions League round of 16 first leg 2-0 to Real Madrid last week, will have top striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar back in the team.
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