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Dortmund vs Sevilla Prediction & Match Preview



Dortmund vs Sevilla Prediction & Match Preview



9 March 2021 20:00 UK/ 21:00 CET Champions League Signal Iduna Park

Signal Iduna Park will host Tuesday’s Champions League clash between Borussia Dortmund and Sevilla. 

Borussia Dortmund aim to bounce back from a heart-breaking 4-2 loss to Bayern Munchen where Erling Haland scored a brace. 

The Norwegian rising star will be the man to watch in the home team, but keep in mind that all Akandji, Guerreiro, Reyna, Sancho, Schmelzer, and Witsel are sidelined with injuries.

Los Sevillanos, on the other hand, need a big win in the second leg if they are to make if to the quarter-finals of the elite competitions, and seeing that they are likely to adopt an attack-minded approach, both teams to score betting option should be considered. 

The likes of Bono, Kounde, and Vidal are all out of contention through injuries, while January signing and former Atalanta ace Papu Gomez should keep his place in the starting XI.

Borussia Dortmund vs Sevilla: Head-to-head (h2h)

Teams Borussia Dortmund Sevilla played so far 3 matches.
Borussia Dortmund won 1 direct matches. Sevilla won 1 matches. 1 matches ended in a draw. On average in direct matches both teams scored a 3.33 goals per Match.

Borussia Dortmund vs Sevilla Prediction

Borussia Dortmund in actual season average scored 2.41 goals per match. In 21 (95.45%) matches played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. In 15 (68.18%) matches in season 2021 played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals.

Sevilla average scored 1.50 goals per match in season 2021. In 14 (70.00%) matches played away was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. In 8 (40.00%) matches played away team was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals.

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Dortmund will again be without the services of Axel Witsel and Marcel Schmelzer, while Manuel Akanji is unlikely to be available due to a hamstring problem.

The home side are also sweating over the fitness of Giovanni Reyna, Jadon Sancho and Raphael Guerreiro, who were unavailable against Bayern on Saturday due to injuries.

There is a chance that Reyna and Guerreiro could be available for this match, though, with Sancho set to miss out, while Haaland, who has now scored 29 goals in 28 appearances this season following his double against Bayern, will be fit to lead the line despite limping off the field on Saturday following a heavy kick.

As for Sevilla, Aleix Vidal is missing with a hamstring problem, but Jules Kounde and Yassine Bounou should recover from the minor problems that led to them missing out against Elche.

Lopetegui is expected to ring the changes from Saturday's league contest, with Fernando, Diego Carlos, Suso, Joan Jordan and Marcos Acuna all expected to be in the starting side.

There will also be a return at the tip of the attack for Youssef En-Nesyri, while fit-again Lucas Ocampos is expected to feature in the starting side despite a recent spell on the sidelines through injury.

Borussia Dortmund possible starting lineup:
Hitz; Morey, Can, Hummels, Guerreiro; Delaney, Bellingham, Dahoud; Reus, Hazard; Haaland

Sevilla possible starting lineup:
Bounou; Navas, Kounde, Carlos, Acuna; Jordan, Fernando, Rakitic; Suso, En-Nesyri, Ocampos