Borussia Dortmund will host Manchester City in Round 5 of the UEFA Champions League
The match will start at 7 p.m. GMT on Tuesday, 25 October 2022. The match venue is Signal-Iduna-Park, Dortmund.
Latest odds on betting sites
Borussia Dortmund have their winning odds placed at 5.00 (+400; 4/1). Manchester City, on the other hand, have its winning odds placed at 1.70 (-130 American; 7/10 Fractional). The betting odds for a draw are placed at 4.60 (+360; 18/5).
The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Borussia Dortmund — 20%, draw — 21%, Manchester City — 59%.
Latest betting odds on Borussia Dortmund vs Manchester City (25 October 2022)
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.84 (-119; 21/25)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.30 (+130; 13/10)
- Asian handicap (-0.25) on Borussia Dortmund— 2.46 (+146; 73/50)
- Asian handicap (+0.25) on Manchester City— 1.54 (-185; 27/50)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 2.00 (+100; 1/1)
- Both teams to score (No) — 1.73 (-137; 73/100)
Match preview and statistics
Borussia Dortmund played a 1-1 draw against Sevilla in their last Champions League game. Tanguy Nianzou opened the scoreline in the 18th minute with a nice header into the net. Jude Bellingham levelled the scoreline in the 35th minute with a nice finish into the net.
Dortmund had 52% ball possession and completed 451 passes. They created one big chance during the game. They had seven shots with three being on target. They had an expected goal of 0.42 compared to Sevilla’s expected goal of 0.83. Dortmund are second in the group with seven points. They have scored nine goals while conceding four goals.
Dortmund smashed Stuttgart by five goals to nil in their last league game. Jude Bellingham opened the scoreline in the second minute with a right-footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Niklas Sule doubled their lead in the 13th minute with a right-footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Giovanni Reyna made it 3-0 with a shot into the bottom right corner. Jude scored his second goal of the game with a shot into the bottom right corner. Moukoko scored the last goal of the game as they got the win.
Dortmund are fifth in the table with 19 points. Dortmund have scored 18 goals while conceding 14 goals with a difference of +4.
Dortmund team news: Donyell Malen is out with a cold. Gregor Kobel is unavailable due to a muscle injury. Karim Adeyemi is out with an ankle injury. Sebastien Haller is unavailable. Jamie Bynoe-Gittens is out with a shoulder injury. Marco Reus is out with a knock.
Manchester City played a 0-0 draw in their last Champions League game against FC Kobenhavn. They had 60% ball possession and completed 571 passes. They created one big chance. Manchester City had 14 shots with four being on target. They had an expected goal of 1.67 compared to Kobenhavns's expected goal of 0.29.
Manchester City got a 3-1 victory over Brighton in their last league game. Erling Haaland scored two goals to make it 2-0 at halftime. Leandro Trossard pulled one back in the 53rd minute with a nice finish into the near post. De Bruyne made it 3-1 as they secured all three points.
Manchester City are second in the Premier League table with 26 points.
Manchester City team news: Kyle Walker is out with an abdominal injury.
Borussia Dortmund vs Manchester City H2H
Manchester City have won two of their last two meetings between both sides.
Two of their last two meetings have ended in over 2.5 goals.
Manchester City got a 2-1 win in the home fixture.
Lineups and key players
Borussia Dortmund projected starting lineup:
- Gregor Kobel
- Thomas Meunier
- Nico Schlotterbeck
- Mats Hummels
- Marius Wolf
- Jude Bellingham
- Salih Ozcan
- Julian Brandt
- Youssoufa Moukoko
- Thorgan Hazard
- Anthony Modeste
Notable subs: Emre Can
Jude Bellingham scored two goals in their 2-1 win over Stuttgart. He also scored a goal in their 1-1 draw against Sevilla. The England international has scored four goals in the Champions League, overperforming his expected goals of 0.84. He has provided one assist while creating four chances.
Manchester City projected starting lineup:
- Ederson Moraes
- Ruben Dias
- Nathan Ake
- John Stones
- Joao Cancelo
- Ilkay Gundogan
- Erling Haaland
- Bernardo Silva
- Kevin De Bruyne
- Riyad Mahrez
Erling Haaland has been the best player in the league this season. The Manchester City striker is the highest goalscorer in the Champions League with five goals, overperforming his expected goals of 3.63.
Prediction and betting tips
Both teams are coming into this game in good form. Dortmund has won two of their last two games in all competitions scoring a combined seven goals. Manchester City have won three of their last five games in all competitions. Three of the last three games have ended in 1-2 with City winning all three games. I predict Manchester City to win 2-1.
Jude Bellingham has been on form this season scoring a lot of goals. The England international scored the goal in their 1-2 defeat to Manchester City in the first leg. He has scored four goals in the Champions League, overperforming his expected goals of 0.84. Jude scored two goals in his last game against Stuttgart. I predict Jude Bellingham to score anytime.
Betting prediction: Jude Bellingham to score anytime
Odds: 8.00 (+700 American; 7/1 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Correct score 1-2
Odds: 8.00 (+700 American; 7/1 Fractional)