Borussia Dortmund will host FC Copenhagen on matchday 1 of Group G of the 2022/2023 Champions League, Tuesday 6 September 2022. The UEFA Champions League (UCL) match at Signal Iduna Park is scheduled to kick-off at 23:45 WIB.
These two teams both have good capital for their duel later, namely 1-0 wins from their respective leagues last weekend. Dortmund beat the visitors Hoffenheim in the German Bundesliga, while Kevin Diks and his teammates won at home to Silkeborg in the Danish premier league.
The only goal that decided Dortmund’s victory over Hoffenheim was scored by captain Marco Reus. Meanwhile, Copenhagen’s victory over Silkeborg was determined by Viktor Claesson’s single goal.
Dortmund and Copenhagen previously met in the third round of the 2001/02 UEFA Cup. Dortmund won home and away with an identical score of 1-0. On matchday 2 next week, Dortmund will travel to Manchester City headquarters, while Copenhagen will host Sevilla.
Borussia Dortmund vs FC Copenhagen
Last 2 Meetings
05-12-2001 Dortmund 1-0 Copenhagen (UEFA Cup)
23-11-2001 Copenhagen 0-1 Dortmund (UEFA Cup).
Borussia Dortmund’s Last 5 Matches (W-M-K-M-M)
06-08-22 Dortmund 1-0 Leverkusen (Bundesliga)
13-08-22 Freiburg 1-3 Dortmund (Bundesliga)
20-08-22 Dortmund 2-3 Bremen (Bundesliga)
27-08-22 Hertha 0-1 Dortmund (Bundesliga)
03-09-22 Dortmund 1-0 Hoffenheim (Bundesliga).
FC Copenhagen’s Last 5 Matches (M-M-S-K-M)
17-08-22 Copenhagen 2-1 Trabzonspor (UCL)
20-08-22 Lyngby 0-3 Copenhagen (League)
25-08-22 Trabzonspor 0-0 Copenhagen (UCL)
28-08-22 Nordsjaelland 3-1 Copenhagen (League)
03-09-22 Copenhagen 1-0 Silkeborg (League).
Final score prediction: Borussia Dortmund 1-0 FC Copenhagen.