German giants Borussia Dortmund entertains English side Tottenham Hotspurs in the first leg of the Champions knockout stage all the sides keen to bag the crucial three points in what will prove to be an evenly balanced encounter.
Borussia Dortmund will be counting on their ever vibrant signal Iduna home support to get the job done and sink the visiting Tottenham side in what will prove to ba an uphill task.
Luicen Havre charges head into the match hoping to bounce back from their deeply disappointing 3-3 draw to Hoffeinheim their lastest Bundesliga encounter in which they conceded 3 goals in the dying minutes of the encounter and bounce back in style aginst Tottenham.
The hosts head into the match having regsiterd mixed results in their last five matches managing two draws and suffered two wins while they have suffered two defeats in their last five matches and their manager will be keen to see his charges reverse their fortunes in the elite European competition.
Tottenham travel to Germany hoping to stage an upset and bag the crucial thrre points in a tricky away trip.
Tottenham head into the match buoyed by their latest 3-1 win Leicester City in their latest home encounter in the domestic English Premier League and will be targeting more of the same against the German League leaders.
Mauricio Pochettino charges head into the match in decent form having won three and lost two of their last five matches and their manager will keen to see his charges produce more consistent displays.
Borussia Dortmund will e counting on young Englsih forward Jordan Sancho to fire them past their vistors who will be counting on South kore hitman Son to get the goals upfront.
Head to Head
The two sides will be meeting for the first time ina competitive encounter.