Borussia Dortmund vs Manchester City Prediction: Statistical Analysis of Goals, Fouls and Winner

Borussia Dortmund vs Manchester City Prediction: Statistical Analysis of Goals, Fouls and Winner

Borussia Dortmund vs Manchester City Prediction

When is Dortmund most likely to score a goal? Dortmund playing in the Champions League has scored most of its goals in the second half and City too concedes its most of the goal in the second half

When is Man City most likely to score a goal? Man City’s 75% of goals in away matches have come in the second half

Who is most Likely to score for Dortmund? Jude Bellingham’s accuracy and more than 2 shots per match render him likely to score.

Who is most likely to score for Manchester City? Erling Haaland is expected to score because of his accurate shooting and City’s capacity to create numerous scoring opportunities for him.

Who is likely to win the match? Man City: 2, Dortmund: 1

Statistical analysis is based on historic performance. Player performance in the match may not necessarily replicate the recent performances.


When Manchester City plays Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday in the UEFA Champions League, Erling Haaland will be back at Signal Iduna Park to face his old team. Both sides will want to win this game and are capable of packing a punch on certain days.

Both teams will compete for the top spot in the group and avoid some of the best teams in the round of 16.

Borussia Dortmund vs Manchester City Prediction: Goals Scored and Conceded

  • In their last five home games, Dortmund has gone undefeated with three victories, two ties and Eight goals, including two against Bayern Munich. Dortmund came from behind to score goals against Bayern and Sevilla despite conceding early.
  • Speaking of the Champions League, Dortmund has been prolific at home, scoring four goals in the last two matches, three of which came in the opening period.
  • Man City Eight goals have been scored in the last five games for City, who has had a successful season thus far. To be more precise, six of those goals have been scored in the second half. Only two goals have been allowed in the last five games by City’s stout defence.
  • We can confirm that both sides will most likely score in the second half based on the facts provided.
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Borussia Dortmund vs Manchester City Prediction: Form (Last 5 Champions league Matches)

In the last five home matches in Champions League, Dortmund has:

  • Scored 2.2 goals per match.
  • Conceded 0.8 goal per match.
  • Lost one game.
  • Scored in each game.
  • A goal conversion rate of 25% per every shot on Target.

In the last five away matches in Champions League, Man City has:

  • Scored 2.0 goals per match.
  • Conceded 0.6 goals per match.
  • Lost One match.
  • Failed to score twice.
  • A goal Conversion rate of 20% per every shot on Target.

Forwards Statistics

Manchester United

  • In 14 games in the all Competition, Haaland has scored 20 goals, averaging 1.59 goals per game. The Forward has scored five goals in three games in the Champions League.
  • He is the top forward this season due to his shooting efficiency given the volume of attempts he takes.
  • With seven goals in 14 games this season, Phil Foden has also been in terrific scoring form for City.

Style of goals: Manchester City

  • Manchester in the Champions league has been dominant in all the matches which is testified by more of its goals coming inside the six yard box.

Borussia Dortmund

  • For Dortmund this season, Jude Bellingham, Marcus Reus, and Moukoko have combined for 12 goals throughout all competitions. With six goals and 0.39 goals per game for Dortmund, Jude Bellingham has been nothing short of a revelation.

Style of Goals: Dortmund

  • This season, all of Dortmund’s goals in the Champions League have come from within the box.

Dortmund vs Man City Prediction: Yellow Card Statistics

Dortmund

  • Emre Can and Salih Ozcan are the most carded player for the Dortmund this season with eight cards combined.
  • Dortmund average yellow card this season stands at 1.8 cards per match

Man City

  • Ruben Dias and Phil Foden has picked up two cards a piece this season.
  • Man City averages less than 1 card per match this season.

Borussia Dortmund vs Manchester City Prediction: Defence Statistics

  • Dortmund has Conceded 12.4 shots in the Champions League this season with an Excellent Interception per match. However, the Main thrust has been provided by the Goalkeeping where dortmund has been excellent saving 1.8 shots out of every 2.5 shots.
  • Man City’s dominance has been Quite evident from the fact that City has only conceded 4.8 shots per match. However, Edersen Save Percentage can be issue if City is tested.

Key Players in the Defence for Both the Teams:

  • Nico Schlotterbeck and Mat Hummels remains Key in defence against Man City high flying attack with 5.5 clearances combined.
  • The Citizens rely on Joao Cancelo and Ruben Dias in the defence department. This season, Cancelo has played at 1.3 tackles per game on average, winning 62% of the aerial duels. Dias has continued to maintain a match average of 2.3 clearances. His passing efficiency on the field has been 94%.

Borussia Dortmund vs Manchester City Prediction: Goal Keeper Stats

  • Gregor Kobel has been up with very best this season with 80.6 Save Percentage.
  • Despite only giving up one goal per game. Edersen hasn’t been particularly effective. Among the elite Premier League sides, he has the lowest save percentage.

Dortmund vs Man City Head-to-Head

  • Dortmund and City has played 8 games against each other with both teams winning three each. Talking about games in Signal Iduna Park both, Dortmund has only lost one game against City.

Some Bits about the Fixture

In the last five matches against each other:

  • Man City has scored 1.4 goals per match.
  • Dortmund has scored 0.6 goals per match.
  • Man City has won four games.

Dortmund vs Man City Odds

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FcTables5.001.65
SofaScore5.101.60
Oddspedia5.301.68

Dortmund vs Man City Team News

  • When John Stones injured his hamstring while playing for England during the international break, it was initially thought that he would be out for about few weeks. The defender is still out injured, though.
  • While Kalvin Phillips may not play in the World Cup due to a shoulder injury that will keep him out for the foreseeable future.
  • Kyle Walker’s chances of rejoining the City team prior to the World Cup are slim given that he recently underwent groin surgery.
  • Sebastien Haller, Mateu Morey, Mahmoud Dahoud, Jamie Bynoe-Gittens, and Mateu Morey can all miss the match against City. Marco Reus has recovered from Ankle Injury and can will Start.

Borussia Dortmund vs Manchester City Prediction: Final Score line

  • We Say 2-1 win for Manchester City. Both teams have got some talented players in their side. But City’s Potent Attack Separates both the side with Erling Haaland firing on all Cylinders and some Defensive Vulnerabilities of Dortmund which is likely to be exploited by City going forward.

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