UEFA Champions League
Result: Sevilla 2-3 Borussia Dortmund
Date: 17 February 2021
Location: Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán
Borussia Dortmund claimed an essential 3-2 away triumph over Sevilla within their UEFA Champions Group last 16 tie on Wednesday night.
Sevilla made seven improvements from the medial side that beat Huesca 1-0 in the weekend, even though Dortmund made 3 alterations from their 2-2 pull with Hoffenheim.
with Vidal, Gomez, Rekik, Gudelj, Oliver, Munir and De Jong all dropping out of the team and they have been replaced by Navas, Kounde, Escudero, Fernando, Jordan, Suso and En-Nesyri.
Suso put the home side ahead along with his first Champions League target in the seventh minute when his deflected work found the trunk of the net.
The Sevilla midfield was incredibly sloppy and lacking positional awareness, constantly affording space to Jaden Sancho and Marco Reus.
It didn't take miss Dortmund to equalise right before the 20th minute through a well-taken hit from Mahmoud Dahoud after he was assisted by Erling Braut Haaland.
The Norwegian marksman then turned from provider to goalscorer after playing the one-two before addressing the ball before Sevilla keeper Bounou and poking it into the back of the web.
Haaland doubled his tally shortly before half-time after seizing on a Sevilla oversight. Reus forced a turnover in midfield and it immediately resulted in a 3 on 2 breakaway, Reus manufactured the simple move to Haaland on his ideal, and Haaland slotted it home in the left palm corner.
Sevilla pulled an objective back in the 84th minute to create it an interesting finale to the meet. A free-kick was lifted into the field and Luuk de Jong was there to volley residence.