Borussia Dortmund and Sevilla face in the second leg of the Champions League round of 16. The team of Lopetegui seeks to overcome the tie in the Signal Iduna Park stadium, before a Dortmund who has soared since winning the first leg by 2-3.
The aurinegros rely on the quality of their attackers, with Haaland, Sancho and Reus to do damage to the counterattack, where they are surely one of the deadliest teams in world football. It was already seen in the first leg that with spaces they are practically unstoppable and it is something that will have to be exposed at some point.
The SevilleFor his part, he will have to mentally overcome the painful defeat suffered in Copa del Rey semifinals before him FC Barcelona, where a bit of Pique In the 93rd minute he took them to extra time and was a blow, since it seemed that they were going to qualify until the final.
Now, Lopetegui and the group will need to get up both in League, where he played against Elche last weekend (update) and now in this Champions League knockout. The Seville has had a great season in LaLiga Santander, where he occupies the fourth place in the classification and has a second consecutive participation in the European Cup on track.
In the first leg, the Borussia Dortmund he was far superior, especially in the first half. Despite going ahead with a goal from Suso, with a rebound in the center Hummels, the Aurinegro team reacted and with two goals from Erling- Braut Haaland, as well as a great both from outside the area of Dahoud, they completely turned the situation around in the tie.
In the second half, the Seville managed to equalize forces and thanks to a bit of Luuk de jong he left the tie alive, which ended with a score of 2-3. The Sevillian team needs at least two goals in order to qualify for the quarterfinals.
When do you play Borussia Dortmund – Sevilla?
The game is played today, Tuesday, March 9, at 21.00 hours
Where to see Borussia Dortmund – Sevilla?
The encounter can be seen by Movistar Champions League (50), platform dial Movistar Plus. You can follow all the information about the match live on the Mundo Deportivo website.