Chelsea will host Borussia Dortmund in the second leg of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League. The fight will take place on Tuesday, March 7, starting at 20:00 GMT.
Chelsea is having a very difficult season this season and despite transfers, the club is unable to achieve successful results. The first game in the Champions League ended in defeat for the English club.
In the Premier League, Graham Potter’s team is on the losing end of the table, finishing tenth on the table with 34 points. Over the last five matches in all competitions, the team has only one victory.
In the last match of the championship, Chelsea defeated Leeds at home with a score (1-0), before that there was a defeat from Tottenham Hotspur with a score (0-2).
Borussia Dortmund, meanwhile, got into a successful shape, and in the first meeting of the Champions League they played very well and were able to win, and now the club has a slight advantage.
In the German championship, the Edin Terzić team is actively fighting for the championship, and at the moment the team is in second place with 49 points, and the gap from the first place is additional indicators.
In the last match of the championship, Borussia Dortmund won at home RB Leipzig with a score (2-1), before that there was a victory over Hoffenheim (1-0).
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Head to Head
Both teams played each other in February of this in the first meeting of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League, and then the meeting ended with the victory of the German team with a score (1-0).
Chelsea have only won three of their last 12 European games away against Germany.
- Yellow cards total under 5: This option took place in 3 of the last 5 matches of the guests.
- Borussia Dortmund to score in the first half: In the last two matches, Borussia scored in the first half.
|Х1 1,89||Х 3,75||Х2 4,50|
Both teams will approach this match in different game form. Chelsea are having a very difficult season and scoring very few goals.
Borussia Dormtund, meanwhile, is in good shape and is actively playing in the German championship. We believe that this match will be equal, but the German club will advance to the next round.
Prediction for this match: Draw and pass Dortmund.