Borussia Dortmund vs. Arsenal Champions League Betting Preview
Two matches into their Champions League campaign Arsenal had six points and looked set to breeze through to the knockout stages of the competition. However, after losing 2 – 1 to Borussia Dortmund at home things aren’t as clear as Arsenal is now level on points with Dortmund and Napoli.This Wednesday Arsenal once again faces Dortmund, this time in Germany and things aren’t looking good for the Gooners. Dortmund has won all eight of its home games this season and last year they didn’t lose a single home match in the competition.
Furthermore, Arsenal is missing Mathieu Flamini due to a groin complaint and it is not known if both Jack Wilshere and Kieran Gibbs are able to play due to injury.
As a result it is no surprise that the bookies have made Dortmund favorites to win with odds of 8/11. The best odds on Arsenal are 54/13 while a draw has been set at 16/5.
Nonetheless, Dortmund is also missing a few players due to injuries, namely Sebastian Kehl, Ilkay Gundogan and Lukasz Piszczek.
With so much at stake both teams are sure to give it their all, and whatever happens there is certainly going to be some terrific football on display.