Borussia Dortmund will welcome Rangers in the UEFA Europa League knockout round play-off first leg, from 18.45 CET, at Signal Iduna Park. Dortmund was knocked out from UEFA Champions League Group C by Sporting Lisbon.Bet on Borussia Dortmund - Rangers with 1xBet
Best bets on Borussia Dortmund vs Rangers
Bookmakers from 1xBet offer 1.41 for Borussia Dortmund to win this first tie, while Rangers has a big 8.20 for a victory at Signal Iduna Park. A draw will cost a solid 5.35.
Bet365 offers 1.61 for Total Over 3 and 2.37 for Total Under 3.
Also, experts from Betway offer 1.81 for "both teams to score - yes" and 1.95 for "both teams to score - no".
Where to Watch Borussia Dortmund vs Rangers
The game Borussia Dortmund vs Rangers will be broadcast live on RTL+. The broadcast from Signal Iduna Park begins at 18.35 CET, ten minutes before the start of the match.Bet on Borussia Dortmund - Rangers with 1xBet
Borussia Dortmund Form
Borussia Dortmund is coming after a clear win against Union Berlin, 3-0 in Bundesliga.
Coach Marco Rose can't rely on the striker Erling Haaland for this game. He missed the last two games due to a muscle injury.
Dortmund is undefeated at home against Scottish teams in UEFA matches. Borussia won four games and three matches ended in a draw. However, this will be the first game for Borussia Dortmund against a Scottish club this century.
Borussia won the last direct match played against Rangers, 3-0 in 1999.
According to UEFA, Borussia Dortmund's Giovanni Reyna is the son of former Rangers midfielder Claudio Reyna, who named his son after former team-mate and current manager of Rangers Giovanni Van Bronckhorst.
Rangers is coming after three consecutive wins in domestic competitions: 5-0 vs Hearts, 2-0 vs Hibernian and 3-0 vs Annan.
The Scottish champions faced German club on 47 occasions so far. Here is their record: 16 wins, 14 draws and 17 defeats.
Also, Rangers won three of the eight direct matches played against Borussia Dortmund so far. Borussia won only one game, the last one.
Borussia Dortmund vs Rangers: possible lineups
- Borussia Dortmund (4-2-3-1): Kobel - Akanji, Hummels, Zagadou, Guerreiro - Dahoud, Witsel - Brandt, Reus, Bellingham - Malen;
- Rangers (4-2-3-1): McGregor - Tavernier, Goldson, Balogun, Bassey - Kamara, Lundstram - Arfield, Kent, Aribo - Morelos;