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Borussia Dortmund come up against visitors Köln at Signal Iduna Park in the Bundesliga 1 match on Friday.

We’re of the view that Köln will likely be able to find the back of the net against this Borussia Dortmund side, however it might not quite be as many as they’ll concede. We’re tipping a close game with a 2-1 advantage for Borussia Dortmund at full-time. There shouldn’t be much in it, either way. Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Borussia Dortmund v Köln can be seen below - as well as up-to-date odds.


⚽️ What was the score last time these teams met in this competition?

The previous league meeting featuring these sides was Bundesliga 1 match day 2 on 23/08/2019 and the score finished 1. FC Köln 1-3 Borussia Dortmund. On that occasion, 1. FC Köln had 26% possession and 13 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target. Their only player to score was Dominick Drexler (29'). At the other end, Borussia Dortmund had 14 attempts on goal with 6 shots on target. Jadon Sancho (70'), Achraf Hakimi (86') and Paco Alcácer (94') scored. The match was refereed by Christian Dingert

Team Focus:
Borussia Dortmund

Formed: 1909
Nickname: Die Borussen
Stadium: Signal Iduna Park (81,365)
Captain: Marco Reus
Chairman: Hans-Joachim Watzke
Manager: Lucien Favre
Competitions: Bundesliga 1 position 4, DFB-Pokal (Third Round), Champions League (Last 16)

Looking at their past form shows that Borussia Dortmund:

  • haven't lost in the league to 1. FC Köln in their previous 6 games.
  • are undefeated in their previous 9 home league matches. They have been so resilient here.


Key Player: Jadon Sancho

Regularly playing in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Jadon Sancho was born in London, England. Having played his first senior match for Borussia Dortmund in the 2017 - 2018 season, the accomplished Midfielder has accumulated 10 league goals in this Bundesliga 1 2019 - 2020 season to date in 16 appearances.

⚽️ Verdict: We’re tipping a close game with a 2-1 advantage for Borussia Dortmund at full-time.

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