Sevilla are taking on Borussia Dortmund tonight in the Champions League as both sides aim to reach the quarter-finals. For Sevilla it would be mark an impressive step forwards after winning last season’s Europa League and currently faring well in La Liga, just behind Barcelona in fourth place in the table. The Spanish side are currently on a nine-game winning streak in all competitions, making them the favourites ahead of this tie.
Dortmund have struggled for form this season and are currently under the management of interim boss Edin Terzic, who stepped in after Lucien Favre was sacked in December. They have won only three of their past eight games. “Sevilla are a strong team,” said striker Erling Haaland this week. “We just have to find our form again and do our best on the pitch to have a chance. If we play like we did in the last few games, we have no chance.”
CAN RONALDO STEP UP?
Lionel Messi was subdued and frustrated last night – despite scoring from the penalty spot – as Barcelona fell to a 4-1 defeat against PSG in the first leg of their last 16 tie. Cristiano Ronaldo will, as ever, hope to steal the limelight this evening at the Estádio do Dragão…
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Sevilla: Bono, Jesus Navas, Kounde, Diego Carlos, Escudero, Fernando, Jordan, Rakitic, Suso, Papu Gomez, En-Nesyri
Borussia Dortmund: Hitz, Guerreiro, Hummels, Akanji, Morey, Can, Dahoud, Bellingham, Reus, Sancho, Haaland
Lawrence Ostlere17 February 2021 18:53
All the team news and build-up coming right up…
Lawrence Ostlere17 February 2021 18:47