Manchester City receive the Borussia Dortmund for the first leg of the quarterfinals of the Champions League, where both teams will seek to take advantage of the return leg to be played in Germany.
The “Citizens” come from leaving Borussia Mönchengladbach on the road with a resounding 4-0 on the aggregate scoreboard, after winning both games 2-0. Bernardo Silva, Gabriel Jesus, Kevin De Bryune and İlkay Gündoğan were the scorers in the team led by Pep Guardiola.
For their part, Dortmund eliminated Sevilla in a disputed key that was favorable for the Germans by 5-4, where Norwegian Erling Haaland scored four in the series against the current Europa League champion.
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Manchester City – Borussia Dortmund preview
Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund will meet in the first leg of the quarterfinals of the UEFA Champions League. The commitment will be this Tuesday, April 6 at the Etihad Stadium, from 3:00 p.m.
The “Citizens” reached the round of the eight best after eliminating without problems to Borussia Monchengladbach. In turn, the Germans left on the road to Sevilla in the round of 16 in a series packed with goals (5-4 on aggregate), with a great performance from their star Erling Haaland.
The Norwegian scored four goals in the key against Sevilla
How do Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund arrive?
The painting directed by Pep Guardiola is the leader of the Premier League with 74 units, 14 more than his archrival Manchester United. In addition, it accumulates six consecutive victories counting the domestic competitions and the Champions League.
Meanwhile, the “Negriamarillos” are in fifth place in the Bundesliga with 43 units, last qualifying position for European international competitions. The squad trained by Edin Terzic It goes through an irregular moment, since it only got one win in the last five games.
Check out the likely formations of Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-finals
Manchester City: Ederson; João Cancelo, Rúben Dias, John Stones, Kyle Walker; Rodri, Ilkay Gundogan, Kevin De Bruyne; Bernardo Silva, Raheem Sterling, (Gabriel Jesus) Phil Foden.
Borussia Dortmund: Marwin Hitz; Emre Can, Manuel Akanji, Mats Hummels, Raphaël Guerreiro; Thomas Delaney, Jude Bellingham, Mahmoud Dahoud, Thorgan Hazard, Erling Haaland; Marco Reus.
This Tuesday, April 6, Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund will meet in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals, at the Etihad Stadium, from 3:00 p.m.