We bring you the latest form and team news from Rangers and Dortmund.
Rangers Form and Team News
Rangers are on a high after their shocking first-leg victory in Germany, although they could not follow it up with a win at Dundee United. They had to settle for a 1-1 draw over the weekend. Yet, the Scottish champions are full of belief that they can do the double over Borussia Dortmund.
In the league, they have played 27 games, winning 19, with 6 draws and 2 losses. They sit 3 points behind Celtic, who occupy the 1st position, and have scored 56 goals and conceded 22. In Europe, they put four behind Borussia Dortmund last time out, after a drab performance in the group stages when they won 2, lost 2, and drew 2 out of 6 matches.
For their team news, Rangers will be missing the services of Leon Balogun and Ianis Hagi, who are currently sidelined with injury.
Borussia Dortmund Form and Team News
Dortmund may be reeling from their home loss to Rangers but bounced back over the weekend with an emphatic 6-nil win over Borussia Monchengladbach in the Bundesliga. It was indeed a dominant display, with captain Marco Reus grabbing 2 goals and 3 assists in a five-star performance.
Dortmund sit 2nd in the league, 6 points behind Bayern Munich in 1st, with 16 wins, 1 draw, and 6 losses. They have scored 63 goals in 23 games and conceded another 36. In Europe, they crashed into the Europa League following a disappointing Champions League campaign and have already lost the 1st leg of their Round of 16 tie at home.
For their team news, Dortmund are still without Dan-Axel Zagadou, Manuel Akanji, Thomas Meunier, Giovanni Reyna, and Erling Haaland, who are all sidelined with injuries.