Borussia Dortmund vs Barcelona Match Preview and Prediction
On Tuesday evening (UK time), Borussia Dortmund will play Barcelona at Signal-Iduna-Park with a 8:00pm start time. This is a Champions League fixture.
BT Sport ESPN and BT Sport Extra will be showing this match in the UK.
The following stats and analysis explain the evidence for the prediction in this game.
The signals have selected this as the best selection for this game, however it cannot be classified with the high confidence level opinions.
Betting Odds for Borussia Dortmund vs Barcelona
Borussia Dortmund are 3.0 with Bet365. The draw is available at 3.8 with Bet Victor; Barcelona are best-priced at 2.32 with Unibet.
Highlights in the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.57 with the line makers at Betfair Sportsbook. If you don't like that, the best price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.55 with Betfair Sportsbook.
Next up, the best prices for the BTTS offerings. "Yes" is available at 1.5 with William Hill. If you don't like that, "No" can be taken at 2.9 at Bet Victor.
Head To Head
These two sides have not played each other in the last decade.
In their recent form over the last year, Borussia Dortmund have played 57 matches. They have 40 wins; 9 draws; and 8 losses. These results give them a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 70%-15%-14%.
Over this period, they have scored 2.44 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.16.
A look at their home record in this time. They have a win rate of 74% (20 wins) from 27 home fixtures. 18% (5) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 7% (2) ending in a loss for the home team.
On average they have scored 2.78 times when at home in this same period; they have conceded 1.19.
In their last ten matches they have averaged 3.4 goals per match - 9 of these matches have been wins for them. There have been 5 occasions when both Borussia Dortmund and their opponents have scored; the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 8 out of the last ten.
They have scored at least once in each of their last 18 matches.
There have been 64 matches played by Barcelona in the last year. They have 41 wins; 14 draws; and 9 losses. This gives them a recent form Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 64%-21%-14%.
Over this 12-month period, they average 2.27 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 0.98.
A look at their away record in this time. They have a win rate of 51% (16 wins) from 31 away fixtures. 29% (9) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 19% (6) resulting in a loss when they are the away team.
Away from home over the year, their average number of goals scored is 1.84. They have conceded 1.06 on average.
In their last ten matches they have scored 24 goals; 6 of these matches have been wins. In terms of the BTTS, 7 of these games have been matches where both teams have scored. The frequency of matches with three match goals or more is 8 games in their last ten outings.
And they are also on a run of 3 matches in a row in which they have scored.
Frog's betting tip for Borussia Dortmund vs Barcelona
With a short-priced verdict here, Frog can see both sides hitting the net in this one. Beware though, that this does not offer huge value so it is certainly not the bet of the day. If you like the pick you can get stuck in with William Hill who are offering 1.5 for "Yes" in the BTTS market.