Dortmund to face Real Madrid in a Champions League fixture
A brief introduction of this tournament
Since the start of UEFA Champions League, everyone’s eye is all set to see some great sporting events. Organized by UEFA, it is the 63 rd season of Europe’s premier club Soccer tournament. Every Soccer fan is waiting for the final, which will take place at NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine. The winner of this tournament will get a chance to represent UEFA at the FIFA Club World Cup in the year 2018. Until now, 54 fantastic goals are scored in 16 matches. At present, the tournament is in the group stage where teams are clashing to get qualified for the knockout stage.
About BVB Dortmund Vs Real Madrid
One of the thrilling upcoming group stage matches will take place at 27th of September. It will be between two great Football clubs that are Dortmund and Real Madrid. This match would get organized on the home ground of Dortmund. As both of the teams are a part of Group H, so, this fixture is from Group H. There will be high expectations from Real Madrid as they have won Champions Leagues for 12 times. It is the most number of victories from a team. However, the expectations will be high from Dortmund as well. They will be playing on their home ground where they usually perform well.
At present, all teams in the Group H have played only one match. Real Madrid is leading the points table
with 3 points in its account. It has secured the points by defeating Apoel Nicosia with 3-0 in its previous
match of Champions League. On the contrary, Dortmund has failed to score any point and is lagging behind. It lost its last match of the Champions League against Tottenham with 3-1.
The two times defending champion Real Madrid will be looking forward to scoring a victory. It will increase their points and help them in their quest for qualifying Group stage. While the home team Dortmund will be looking forward to winning this game and add some points to their account in the points table. Certainly, this game holds significance for both of the teams.
Some salient facts on this match
- In this match, both teams BVB Dortmund and Real Madrid will be facing each other for the fifth
time in six UCL seasons.
- BVB Dortmund has never lost any game against Real Madrid on its home ground. They hold an
impressive record of 3 wins and 3 draws against Madrid on their home ground.
- The legendary Portuguese player of Madrid Cristiano Ronaldo will have 150th European appearance.
- In the 12 previous matches between these two teams, Madrid won 4, BVB won 3, and 5 were drawn
- Real Madrid is in great form and has scored in 37 consecutive UCL games.
Undoubtedly, it would be a great game to watch. Madrid has a fantastic team of world-class players.
Cristiano Ronaldo is in great form and has scored two goals in the previous game of this tournament. They are the hot favorite for most of the soccer fans. However, the record on home ground favors BVB
Dortmund. So, would they be able to hold this record? Or Madrid would be ending it? You can only know this on 27th September. If you think you can predict some outcomes of this game, then bet live during the game at William Hill Sportsbook.