The German Borussia Dortmund continued its brilliance and strong start in the group stage of the Champions League, on the right track to qualify for the round of 16, and the price of the final of the Champions League, after its victory at home 1-0 against Sporting Lisbon in the second round of the third group competitions of the continental competition.
Borussia Dortmund .. Malin replaces Haaland
Dutch striker Donel Malin scored the game’s only goal eight minutes before the end of the first half and compensated for the absence of the injured Norwegian top scorer Erling Halland.
Borussia Dortmund.. Bellingham with a special number
England midfielder Judd Bellingham reached a special number after making the only goal of the match, as he celebrated being the youngest player to reach his 10th match in the Champions League at the age of 18 years and 91 days.
Borussia Dortmund standings
The victory raised Borussia Dortmund’s balance to 6 points in second place, while Sporting Lisbon’s balance froze at zero points at the bottom of the standings..
While Ajax Amsterdam maintained its perfect start to the group stage after beating Besiktas 2-0 at home, the hosts won the match in its first half by scoring two goals through Steven Berguis and Sebastian Haller.
Borussia Dortmund.. Haller 5 goals in two matches
Haller became the first player in the history of the Champions League to score 5 goals in his first two matches ever in the competition, surpassing the previous number recorded in the name of 4 players, the last of whom was the Norwegian Erling Halland, who scored 4 goals in his first two matches in the competition..
Dortmund group standings
Ajax occupies the top of the group standings with 6 points, with a goal difference advantage over Dortmund, while Besiktas’ tally of zero points remains in third place in the group..
The German Borussia Dortmund team defeated its Portuguese guest, Sporting Lisbon, with a clean goal, in the match that brought them together on Tuesday evening, at the “Signal Iduna Park”, in the second round of the group stage competitions of the Champions League..
The Festival Lions continued their strong performances in the Champions League this season, after their second successive victory in the group stage at the expense of Sporting Lisbon with a free goal..
Dortmund share the top spot in their group with Ajax, who in turn won their second successive victory, this time at the expense of Besiktas, with two goals without a response..
The other German team, Leipzig, suffered a new defeat against Club Brugge, with a goal of two goals, to bottom the standings of this group without points..