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Manchester City vs Borussia Dortmund: Champions League preview

Having thrashed Sevilla in the last round, Pep Guardiola’s side are already in a strong position in what looks a relatively favourable group.

Borussia Dortmund, however, boast obvious quality.

Erling Haaland’s former club arrive at the Etihad Stadium off the back a win over Copenhagen, although their domestic form took an alarming dip over the weekend. Thrashed by RB Leipzig and former manager Marco Rose, the frailty that has consistently undermined Dortmund once again looks apparent.

Here’s everything you need to know about the game.

Date, kick-off time and venue

The Champions League game is scheduled for an 8pm kick-off time on Wednesday September 14, 2022.

The Etihad Stadium in Manchester will host.

Where to watch Manchester City vs Borussia Dortmund

TV channel: The game will be broadcast on BT Sport 2 and BT Sport Ultimate.

Live stream: BT Sport subscribers will be able to watch the game via the BT Sport App.

Manchester City vs Borussia Dortmund team news

Having had somewhat of a break following Premier League postponement, Pep Guardiola could name a strong side even with the tight schedule in mind.

There will be updates on Kyle Walker and John Stones at Guardiola’s pre-match press conference, while Haaland and Sergio Gomez should play against their former clubs.

Erling Haaland will play against Borussia Dortmund for the first time

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Manchester City vs Borussia Dortmund prediction

City have far too much quality for a Dortmund side known to leak goals.

Man City to win 3-1.

Head to head (h2h) history and results

Manchester City wins: 2

Draws: 1

Borussia Dortmund wins: 1

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