Arsenal v Borussia Dortmund - JG Preview

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Arsenal host Borussia Dortmund at Emirates Stadium on Tuesday as they look to take a step closer to qualifying for the knockout stages of the Champions League. 

The Gunners lead Group F having taken maximum points from their first two games with Dortmund just three points behind. 

You can find out more about our opponents below.


Borussia Dortmund Full name: Borussia Dortmund 
Manager: Jurgen Klopp 
Club colours: Yellow shirts, black shorts with yellow and black hooped socks
Nickname(s): Die Schwarzgelben ( The Black and Yellows)


Three facts about Borussia Dortmund: 

  • Dortmund were runners-up in last season's Champions League. 
  • Jurgen Klopp's team are currently second in the Bundesliga table, one point behind leader Bayern Munich.
  • Dortmund lost their first game in the group 2-1 to Napoli. 

    Robert Lewandowski Borussia Dortmund STAR MAN 

    Robert Lewandowski 
    The Polish striker has been in sensational form in 2013. His hat-trick against Real Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals last season captured Europe's attention and the Gunners will have to be wary of his lethalness in front of goal on Tuesday.