Borussia Dortmund vs Tottenham: Possible starting XI, head-to-head, preview

Borussia Dortmund vs Tottenham: Possible starting XI, head-to-head, preview

- Borussia Dortmund vs Tottenham's Champions League game will hold on Tuesday night, March 5

- Dortmund will have to be at the top of their game in this encounter after losing the first leg 3-0 against Spurs

- They have also lost their last three previous meetings against Tottenham in the Champions League

Premier League giants Tottenham will on Tuesday night, March 5, face German club Borussia Dortmund in the second leg of their Champions League round of 16 encounter.

Spurs will go into this tie with boosted morale after winning the first leg tie 3-0 at the Wembley stadium plus the fact that they have never lost in previous UCL games against Dortmund.

Heung Min-Son, Jan Vertonghen and Fernando Llorente all scored in the opening game at Wembley three weeks ago for Tottenham.

Tottenham have scored in each of their last 17 Champions League games which is their longest run in the competition and they have also only lost one game in the Champions League.

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Borussia Dortmund's attacking trio of Mario Gotze, Jadon Sancho and Christian Pulisic only had one shot combined in the first leg against Spurs in England.

Meanwhile, 9pm is the kickoff time for this Champions League round of 16 second round encounter between Borussia Dortmund and Tottenham.

Possible line-ups

Dortmund: Bürki; Wolf, Akanji, Zagadou, Diallo; Delaney, Witsel; Sancho, Reus Guerreiro; Götze

Tottenham: Lloris; Alderweireld, Sánchez, Vertonghen; Aurier, Sissoko, Wanyama, Rose; Eriksen, Son, Kane

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Tottenham gaffer Mauricio Pochettino finally landed a title for himself after being named manager of the year at London Football Awards on Thursday night, February 28.

Since the Argentine football manager took over at Tottenham, he has never won a trophy and has been criticized by football fans and pundits.

The 46-year-old year now has something to smile with even though the expectation of many will be for him to win either the Premier League, Champions League or FA Cup.

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