Man City vs Dortmund Predictions and Betting Tips
We kick-off the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League this Tuesday with scheduled to feature. Our focus for this one is the Etihad Stadium is as Man City go up against Dortmund. Read on for our expert tips and predictions.
Both sides played a doubleheader in the 2012/2013 UEFA Champions League group stages as the German sides picked up four points at the expense of the Cityzens.
Can City do it this time?
Pep Guardiola leads his side into yet another quarterfinal tie in the UCL looking to make it through to the semis for the first time since his appointment. Disappointing losses to Monaco, Liverpool, Spurs and Lyon have brought about UCL heartbreak for the City faithful, however, it’s looking like it would be a different case this time around given the form the Manchester-based side is in.
UCL hopes hanging by a thread
In their most recent game, Dortmund recently lost to Frankfurt as the 4th placed side stretched their lead on Dortmund to 7 points. As such, UEFA Champions League football is looking unlikely next season which could cause them to lose some of their key players.
Man City vs Dortmund Team News
The home side head into this game injury-free while Dortmund travel to England without Sancho, Zagadou, Schmelzer and Witsel.
Man City possible starting XI:
Moraes; Walker, Dias, Stones, Cancelo; Gundogan, Rodri, De Bruyne; Torres, Sterling, Aguero.
Dortmund possible starting XI:
Hitz; Can, Akanji, Hummels, Guerreiro; Delaney, Hazard, Bellingham, Brandt; Reus; Haaland
Man City vs Dortmund Prediction: 2-0
Dortmund face probably the most in-form team in Europe and without them being at their best given their decent form, we don’t expect them to leave England with an advantage or with the scores level.