Dortmund vs PSG Match Preview & Prediction

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Dortmund vs PSG Match Preview & Prediction

Dortmund vs PSG
Champions League
Date: Tuesday, 18 February 2020
Kick-off at 20:00 UK / 21:00 CET
Venue: Signal Iduna Park (Dortmund).

PSG will take an impressive Champions League group stage record into the first leg of their last 16 tie away at Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday  18th Feb 2020.

They won five games and drew once to finish top of Group A ahead of Real Madrid last autumn.

Now the French Ligue1 leaders will return to full strength after fielding a rotated side in a remarkable 4-4 draw away against 19th-placed Amiens last Saturday.

Surprisingly, Borussia Dortmund’s home record in the Champions League isn’t as formidable as one might expect. The German side have won just four of their last 11 matches at the Westfalenstadion in this competition including some disappointing draws against APOEL Nicosia and Club Brugge.

This is a huge season in the Champions League for Paris Saint-Germain. This is the competition that the club’s owners really want to win but they’ve been so disappointing in recent years. They’ve lost all three of their last Round of 16 ties and fell at the following hurdle – the quarters – in the three seasons before that.

Dortmund vs PSG Statistics

3 Wins 5
2 Losses 0
1 Draws 1
8 Goals 17
8 Goals Against 2
86% Passing Accuracy 87%
50% Possession 54%
11 Yellow Cards 13
1 Red Cards 0

 

Dortmund vs PSG Head to head (h2h)

There have been two previous matches involving Dortmund and PSG with both fixtures ending in draws. The most recent meeting was a Europa League clash at the Parc des Princes during the 2010-11 season which ended 0-0.

Borussia Dortmund won 0 direct matches. PSG won 0 matches. 2 matches ended in a draw. On average in direct matches both teams scored a 1.00 goals per Match.

Dortmund vs PSG Prediction

There are only 2 H2H clashes of these two sides in the last 10 years, and both those games ended as a stalemate. This time around, Dortmund is in a solid form, but PSG is on another level in every aspect, so on this occasion, A tightly contested but entertaining affair could set the two teams up for a fascinating second leg in Paris.

Final Score 3-3

Final Score – 2 : 2

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