Borussia Dortmund and Köln face in Signal-Iduna-Park, in a match for the 19th round of the Bundesliga. Borussia Dortmund won out by (1‑3) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 23‑08-2019. The history of direct confrontations disputed in this stadium is favorable to the home team, which in the last 4 matches won 1 and drew 3. Indeed, the last time these two teams played a match in this stadium, on 17-09 2017, for the Bundesliga, Borussia Dortmund won by (5‑0). M. Philipp (2 ‘e 69’), S. Papastathopoulos (45 ‘) and P. Aubameyang (59’ e 60 ‘) scored the goals of Borussia Dortmund. Attention to the home factor, since Borussia Dortmund usually conquers different results at home and abroad.
After 9 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses, the home team is currently in 4th position, with 33 points won. In their last match, they won Augsburg out by (3‑5), after in the previous match they lost by (2‑1) out, in a match against Hoffenheim. This is a stronger team with the support of his fans, since in the last 30 games he has 6 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses as a visitor, with 29 goals scored and 24 suffered; against 10 wins, 4 draws and 1 loss in his stadium, with 41 goals scored and 15 suffered.
For this competition, he does not lose in his stadium for 8 games. His attack has scored regularly, as he scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their home matches for this competition there is a tendency for goals, since 7 of their last 8 matches have ended with Over 2.5 goals. In 18 games in the competition, he suffered the first goal 7 times, but got the comeback in 3.
Dortmund is motivated for this match, after a visitor victory, 3-5, in his visit to Augsburg: Brandt, Haland and Sancho scored the goals of the win. Contrary to the rival of this performance, the home team must play in a tactical system in 5-2-3, with the aim of taking advantage of the progression on the ground through short passes. In any case, Dortmund is expected to adopt a more offensive stance, taking into account that it has a higher quality workforce. The Dortmund coach cannot count on Zagadou, Schmelzer and Delaney, delivered to the medical department.
After 6 wins, 2 draws and 10 losses, the visiting team is currently in 13th position, with 20 points won. In their last game, they won the Wolfsburg at home by (3‑1), after in the previous game they won at home, in a match against Werder Bremen, by (1‑0). This is a team that presents similar results at home and abroad, so it is not usually affected by the home factor, since in the last 30 matches it records 3 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses as a visitor; against 5 wins, 2 draws and 8 losses in his stadium. In his last away game, for Friendly, he tied for (2-2) against Mechelen. In his last 9 away matches for the championship, Köln records 2 wins, 1 draw and 6 losses, so he won 7 points in 27 possible.
For this competition, record a sequence of 4 wins in the last matches. In their matches for the league as a visitor the most frequent final result at the break was 1-0 (5 in 9 games). The team allowed goals to the opponent in 8 of the last 10 matches, so he has not presented great defensive strength, but his attack has scored regularly, since he scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. There is a tendency to have goals in their away matches, since 9 of the last 9 matches they played for this competition have ended with Over 1.5 goals. In 18 games in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 11 times and only got 2 comebacks.
Cologne enters this motivated round, after a 3-1 home victory against Wolfsburg: Cordoba and Hector scored the goals of the win. The visiting team must play in a tactical system in 4-3-3, with the objective of using the central zone to invest in the offensive process. In any case, the Colony is expected to adopt a more defensive stance, with the aim of trying not to suffer any goal. The service striker is the Colombian Córdoba, a player who stands out for his physical ability. The Cologne coach will not be able to count on Clemens, because he has been injured.