Zenit St Petersburg
Borussia Dortmund vs Zenit St Petersburg
Borussia Dortmund have won their last three Champions League games (scoring 9 goals), best current run alongside Real Madrid.
Since last season, Borussia Dortmund have won eight of their nine home games in the Champions League (L1). They have scored at least three goals in five of the last six outings at Signal Iduna Park.
Borussia Dortmund have only kept one clean sheet in their last 11 Champions League games (3-0 win v Marseille at home this season).
Borussia Dortmund are unbeaten in their five encounters with Russian teams, in all competitions (W4 D1).
Borussia Dortmund have reached the knockout stages of the Champions League for the second consecutive season, which hadn’t happened since their three consecutive appearances in the latter stages from 1995/96 to 1997/98.
Zenit St Petersburg have only won one of their seven games in the Champions League this season, the lowest tally among the 16 teams in the knockout stages.
Zenit St Petersburg have never scored more than two goals in their 13 away Champions League games.
Zenit St Petersburg have conceded eight goals in their last two Champions League games, that’s as many as in their previous nine outings in the competition.
None of Dortmund’s last 11 Champions League games has ended in a draw (W7 L4).
Hulk has scored or assisted 71% of Zenit’s goals in the Champions League this season (five out of seven). Only Cristiano Ronaldo (45) has had more shots than the Brazilian international (44).
Robert Lewandowski has scored or assisted 20 of BVB’s 39 goals since last season in the Champions League (16 goals, 4 assists), that’s a 51% involvement rate.