Dortmund vs FC Koln
2017/18 German Bundesliga
Date: Sunday, 17th September 2017
Kick-off at 17:00 UK / 18:00 CET
Venue: Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund.
One of the most exciting matches of Bundesliga Round 4 will be the last match that will take place at Signal Iduna Park, where Borussia Dortmund welcome FC Koln. Both teams have suffered a defeat by Premier League sides during midweek, so they might struggle to find motivation for the domestic league too.
Dortmund faced Totttenham Hotspur in London on Wednesday evening. They suffered the 3-1 defeat by the Spurs even though they could get back into the game after the disallowed goal.
In Bundesliga, Borussia Dortmund are sitting in the first place with seven points collected. They are yet to concede a goal this season and they stand as the only BuLi team that kept a clean sheet in each of the first three matches.
The Billy Goats are struggling severely in both Bundesliga and Europa League. In the domestic championship, they are in the last place with only one goal scored and seven allowed. Also, they are the only team that is yet to earn a point this season.
Koln’s fans created a scary atmosphere in London as 20000 fans traveled to England capital. Despite the 0-1 lead on the half-time, the German side suffered a defeat as Arsenal turned the game around and won 3-1.
Dortmund vs Koln: Head-to-head
Dortmund are winless against FC Koln since 2012. The Billy Goats always trouble BVB, and in the last five games they have four draws and one victory.
Dortmund vs Koln: Prediction
Both sides will be aiming to bounce back after the European defeats suffered during midweek matches. Dortmund’s chances are significantly better taking Koln’s struggles into an account. Head-to-head meetings warn that a draw is on the table, especially since earning a first point of the season would suit FC Koln.
Dortmund vs Koln: Bet Tips
The first bet will be Under 3.25 goals at the odds of 1.93.
If you prefer higher risk and reward you can go for a Draw in the 1st half at the odds of 2.05.