Sporting CP vs Dortmund: Sporting CP will go head to head against Borussia Dortmund in their upcoming Champions League encounter of Group C. The match is scheduled to be played on Wednesday, November 25 at 1:30 AM as per IST. It’ll be an exciting contest of football as the two teams take the field on Match Day 5.
Sporting CP vs Dortmund: Match Preview
The two teams had an exciting matchup against each other in this year’s Champions League previously. As the kickoff whistle blew, both the teams went at the ball with determination to keep hold of the possession. Dortmund broke the shackles in the 37th minute of the game after Donyell Malen scored a brilliant goal. The match went quiet pretty much after that as Dortmund walked away comfortably with three points.
Currently, Dortmund are placed second on the Group C points table with two wins out of four games while Sporting CP are placed third on the table with two wins as well out of their four games. Both the teams would be hoping for a win here in order to overtake the other in the points table.
Sporting CP are walking into this encounter on the back of a fantastic 4-0 win against Besiktas. The first half was nicely taken care of, courtesy of a brace by Pedro Gonçalves and Paulinho’s goal in the 41st minute. As Sporting went 3-0 into second-half, it was only a matter of time before they were adjudged as winners. Shortly after the game resumed, Pablo Sarabia scored a brilliant goal to make it an overall 4-0 win.
Meanwhile, Borussia Dortmund are walking into this encounter with a 3-1 loss against Ajax. It was Marco Reus who got the lead in the first half by scoring a penalty kick for Dortmund. However, Ajax brought a magical turnaround. Back to back goals from Dušan Tadić, Sébastien Haller and Davy Klaassen in the late final few minutes handed a magnificent win to Ajax.
Sporting CP vs Dortmund: Match Timings
|Wednesday, 24th November||1:00 PM||PST|
|Wednesday, 24th November||4:00 PM||ET|
|Wednesday, 24th November||8:00 PM||GMT|
|Wednesday, 24th November||9:00 PM||BST|
|Thursday, 25th November||1:30 AM||IST|
Sporting CP vs Dortmund: Venue
The two teams now meet at José Alvalade Stadium. It will host Dortmund as it is the home ground to Sporting CP with a seating capacity of approximately 50,000 spectators.
Sporting CP vs Dortmund: Prediction
Both sides have won two matches each in the competition and will look to give it all to bag their third victory of the season.
Sporting CP vs Dortmund: Live Stream
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