Manchester City will host Borussia Dortmund in Round 2 of the UEFA Champions League
The match will start at 7 p.m. GMT on Wednesday, 14 September 2022. The match venue is Etihad Stadium, Manchester.
Latest odds on betting sites
Manchester City have their winning odds placed at 1.10 (-1000 American; 1/10 Fractional). Borussia Dortmund, on the other hand, have its winning odds placed at 17.00 (+1600; 16/1). The betting odds for a draw are placed at 8.30 (+730; 73/10).
The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Manchester City — 82%, draw — 12%, Borussia Dortmund — 6%.
Latest betting odds on Manchester City vs Borussia Dortmund (14 September 2022)
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.84 (-119; 21/25)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.30 (+130; 13/10)
- Asian handicap (-0.25) on Manchester City — 2.46 (+146; 73/50)
- Asian handicap (+0.25) on Borussia Dortmund— 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
Manchester City smashed Sevilla by four goals to nil in their Champions League game. Erling Haaland opened the scoreline in the 20th minute with a nice finish from close range. Phil Foden doubled their lead in the 58th minute as he fired the ball into the net. Erling Halland scored his second goal of the night as he rolled the ball into the net. Ruben Dias made it 4-0 in the 92nd minute with a nice finish from close range.
Manchester City had 62% ball possession and completed 548 passes. The Citizens created six big chances. Manchester City had 24 shots with four being on target. They had an expected goal of 3.86 compared to Sevilla’s expected goal of 0.34.
Manchester City are unbeaten in all competitions this season as they played a 1-1 draw against Aston Villa. Erling Haaland scored the goal as he scored his 10th league goal of the season in the 50th minute with a nice finish from close range. Leon Bailey levelled the scoreline in the 74th minute with a top strike into the top left corner.
Manchester City are second in the Premier League table with 14 points. The Citizens have scored 20 goals while conceding six goals with a difference of +14. Manchester City have won two of their last three matches in all competitions.
Manchester City team news: Aymeric Laporte is out with a ligament injury.
Dortmund smashed FC Kobenhavn by three goals to nil in their last Champions League game. Marco Reus opened the scoreline in the 35th minute as he fired the ball into the bottom right corner. Raphael Guerreiro made it 2-0 in the 42nd minute as he rolled the ball into the net. Jude Bellingham scored the third goal of the game with a side foot finish
Dortmund had 63% ball possession and completed 591 passes. They created five chances during the game. They had 15 shots with four being on target. They had an expected goal of 2.30 compared to FC Kobenhavn’s expected goal of 0.53.
Dortmund suffered a 0-3 defeat to Leipzig in their last game. Willi Orban opened the scoreline in the sixth minute with a nice header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Dominik Szoboszlai made it 2-0 in the 45th minute with a right-footed shot from outside the box to the top right corner. Amadou Haidara scored the third goal with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.
Dortmund are fifth in the table with 12 points. Dortmund have scored eight goals while conceding seven goals with a difference of +1.
Dortmund team news: Donyell Malen is out with a muscle injury. Gregor Kobel is unavailable due to a muscle injury. Karim Adeyemi is out with an ankle injury. Sebastien Haller is unaivallable. Jamie Bynoe-Gittens is out with a shoulder injury.
Manchester City vs Borussia Dortmund 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
Lineups and key players
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 league with 10 goals, overperforming his expected goals of 6.40. Halland has provided one assist while creating three chances.
Borussia Dortmund projected starting lineup:
- Gregor Kobel
- Thomas Meunier
- Nico Schlotterbeck
- Mats Hummels
- Marius Wolf
- Jude Bellingham
- Salih Ozcan
- Julian Brandt
- Marco Reus
- Thorgan Hazard
- Anthony Modeste
Notable subs: Emre Can
Marco Reus scored a wonderful goal in their 3-0 win over FC Kobenhavn. The German international has scored two goals in the league, overperforming his expected goals of 1.07. Reus has provided two assists in the league while creating six chances.
Prediction and betting tips
The Citizens got a 4-0 win over Sevilla in their last Champions League game. Manchester City are unbeaten in all competitions and have been absolutely brilliant. The Citizens have scored the most goals in the league (20). Four of their last five games in all competitions have ended in over 3.5 goals. Two of the last two Dortmund games have ended in over 3 goals of the last two meetings between both sides have ended in over 3.5 goals. I predict over 3.5 goals.
Manchester City looks like the team is on fire as they can't stop winning games. The Citizens thrashed Sevilla by four goals to nil in their last game. Manchester City have scored 11 goals in their last three games. Dortmund on the other hand suffered a heavy defeat in their last game. I predict Manchester City to win three goals to nil.
Betting prediction: Over 3.5 goals
Odds: 2.61 (+161 American; 161/100 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Correct score 3-0
Odds: 8.00 (+700 American; 7/1 Fractional)