Borussia Dortmund & Tottenham
Tottenham return to Champions League motion on Tuesday away at Borussia Dortmund.
Spurs are within the box-seat to progress by way of to the quarterfinals following a Three-Zero victory at Wembley Stadium.
Ought to Tottenham rating in Germany, BVB would wish to attain 5 targets to progress.
Christian Eriksen’s drop in type
Forward of tonight’s match, the Instances have checked out how Christian Eriksen’s type has dropped in latest instances.
The Danish playmaker is just not as inventive this season as he was in 2018:
One among Tottenham’s largest issues is the type of Christian Eriksen, the midfielder who has appeared wanting his influential greatest for a number of weeks, maybe struggling with out the motion of Alli alongside him.
One measure of his decline is that he averaged 2.62 probabilities created per 90 minutes within the Premier League in 2018; for the reason that flip of the 12 months, that determine is 1.78.
It’s value noting that Dele Alli continues to be on the comeback path from damage.
Alli received’t be concerned towards BVB.
Kieran Trippier is injured
Serge Aurier appears sure to start out at right-back for Spurs.
That’s after Mauricio Pochettino confirmed that Kieran Trippier is injured.
Trippier hasn’t travelled to Germany after he sustained a knock within the north London derby towards Arsenal final weekend.
Borussia Dortmund & Tottenham’s seemingly line-ups
The Instances have additionally predicted how the groups will line up on the Sign Iduna Park.
Beginning with BVB, there are ideas that Julian Weigl might begin at centre-half.
Additional ahead, Mario Gotze, Jadon Sancho and Marco Reus ought to all begin for the Germans.
Chelsea’s Christian Pulisic continues to be injured after the primary leg in London.
Relating to predicting the Tottenham group, the Instances imagine that Son Heung-min might play by way of the center whereas Harry Kane could possibly be shifted onto the left hand aspect.