DOR Vs PSG Dream11 Team, Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: Two exuberant attacking units take to the middle today in what promises to be an intriguing attacking affair.
Two of the most progressive sides in the footballing arena this season, when Borussia Dortmund and PSG lock heads for today’s tie, we are going to be in for an intoxicating brew. These are two exemplary attacking units, sides who’ll come hot out of the blocks in this fixture in a bid to take a sizeable lead before they met once again in the gap of a few weeks.
PSG saw their 9 match winning spree be curtailed at the weekend after they ended up drawing 4-4 with Amiens in Ligue 1 but the side will hardly be deterred by that result. They are currently on a 23 match unbeaten spree and with the unit holding a tearaway lead atop of their league, all ther attention has been focused on this impending Champions League fixture.
Elsewhere, Borussia Dortmund are making an advent into this fixture in the wake of an emphatic 4-0 drubbing of Frankfurt. It took their tally upto 22 goals scored in their last 5 fixtures, a number which is testament to how pulsating their attacking plays have been, ones they’ll be looking to emanate as they look to wipe the floor with a defensively weak PSG outfit.
Lucien Favre, Borussia Dortmund manager said ahead of the fixture: “To prepare for the match we’ve taken a look at a few of Paris’s games. We’ve analysed their players and we’re ready for them. But they are a dangerous team, finishing well ahead of Real Madrid in the group stage. That says it all. But, in the end, it will be our performance that counts.”
DOR Vs PSG Probable Winner
This is going to be a goal feast with two extradonaire attacking sides sparing no expensive in a bid to pile on the goals. What favours Borussia Dortmund in this open ended tie is their slightly more well versed backline, one which will ensure that the side is able to clampdown on PSG’s attacks.
Probable Playing 11
- Dagba and Diallo will both be skipping this one for PSG with the players yet to recover from their injuries.
- Delaney, Reus and Brandt will all be out of action for Borussia Dortmund owing to their ongoing injury concerns.
Burki, Piszczek, Hummels, Zagadou, Hakimi, Witsel, Can, Raphael Guerreiro, Sancho, Hazard, Haaland
Navas, Meunier, Marquinhos, Thiago Silva, Juan Bernat, Gueye, Verratti, Neymar, Di Maria, Icardi, Mbappe
Champions League 2019-20
Match: Borussia Dortmund Vs PSG
Date And Time: 19th February, Wednesday- 1:30am IST
Venue: BVB Stadion, Dortmund
Television: Sony Ten 1/HD
- Zagadou, Raphael Guerreiro, Haaland
- Navas, Juan Bernat, Mbappe
Top Goal Scorer
- Sancho: 13 Goals, 13 Assists
- Mbappe: 15 Goals, 4 Assists
Freekick And Corner Taker
- Raphael Guerreiro
Borussia Dortmund Vs Frankfurt: 4-0
Amiens Vs PSG: 4-4
DOR Vs PSG Dream11 Goal-Keeper
PSG’s Keylor Navas becomes the first player to be snagged by us for the upcoming affair. The shot stopper is going to be peppered by a hoard of shots as the home side leave no stone unturned to plunder his goal and given Navas’ grit and gustiness, he should amass some solid save points here.
DOR Vs PSG Dream11 Defenders
In Achraf Hakimi, Borussia Dortmund have at their disposal more than just a defender who can act as the watchdog of his side’s backline. His penchant for galloping his way down the park has seen him accrue an astounding two goals and nine assists, staggering numbers which emote towards his calibre in the attacking side of the game.
Whilst from PSG we are venturing in with T Meunier courtesy of the 4 assists he’s ushered in for himself this season along with Presnel Kimpembe.
DOR Vs PSG Dream11 Midfielders
With the 5 assists this season in Ligue 1, Marco Verratti becomes the first name to be picked up by us from PSG along with Angel Di Maria who has popped up with the 8 goals and 11 assists this season. Elsewhere, we are moving in with a reminiscent partnership from the home unit, one comprising of two players who will be pivotal to the side traversing past PSG’s defence.
We begin with Raphael Guerrerio from the side with the player having come up five goals and two assists for his team. The four goals and four assists see us move in for Alex Witsel as well as we go in with an electric duo which will flourish infront of PSG’s paper thin defence.
DOR Vs PSG Dream11 Strikers
Winning the player of the month award in only his first month at the club, Erling Haaland becomes our first pick from Borussia Dortmund in this segment of our Dream 11 contingent. He’s taken a mere 5 matches to pile on 8 goals, the first player to achieve this for the club, an achievement which shows why the club reposed faith in him.
We’ll be moving in with 13 goal and 13 assist man though from the side with Jadon Sancho coming in. From PSG, their top scorer with 14 goals and 6 assists in his kitty, Kylian Mbappe comes in alongside Neymar who has popped in with the 13 goals and 6 assists.
Incase Neymar misses out courtesy of his ongoing injury, Haaland will be replacing him in our Dream 11 unit.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Haaland will be our captain given the indomitable touch he’s in at the moment while Sancho is the vice-captain.
Dream11 Small Team
Navas, Kimpembe, Bernat, Hakimi, Guerrerio, Witsel, Angel Di Maria, Verratti, Sancho, Neymar, Mbappe
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Dream 11 Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.