On Wednesday, Borussia Dortmund will face Chelsea in the opening leg of the Round of 16 UEFA Champions League at the Westfalenstadion in Dortmund, Germany. Dortmund has won six games since the World Cup, including five Bundesliga titles, outscoring opponents 17-6. In 2023, Chelsea won just one of eight games. On March 7, London will host the second leg. Start time in ET.
Chelsea vs Borussia Dortmund prediction
According to the most recent Borussia Dortmund vs Chelsea odds from Caesars Sportsbook, Dortmund is the +124 favourite (risk $100 to win $124), while Chelsea is the +225 underdog. Draws are +225. The targets are 2.5. Green spent years in the sports betting sector before becoming a sports journalist and handicapper. Since then, his European soccer selections have been flawless. Green has made approximately $33,000 for $100 bettors over the 2017-18 season.
He follows the game on a global scale. Sébastien Haller of the Champions League. The 28-year-old scored 11 Champions League goals in eight appearances last season despite missing the season due to testicular cancer. His average of 1.38 goals per game is first among the top 50 Champions League scorers. Borussia Dortmund has dominated at home this season. In their past ten Westfalenstadion matches in all competitions, BVB has seven victors and three ties.
During that time, they have outscored their opponents 25-7. Copenhagen, Sevilla, and Manchester City all lost at Westfalenstadion this season in the Champions League. Thiago Silva, 38, has led the Blues’ defence admirably over the last month. In the last four games, Chelsea had three clean sheets and one goal.
This season, Silva has started 19 Premier League games. Chelsea also gets a goal from Kai Havertz. The 23-year-old German forward leads the squad with five goals and is ranked 22nd in the league. In 77 appearances, he has 17 Blues goals and 53 senior goals.