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Double blow for Borussia Dortmund


Tottenham v Borussia Dortmund

Wembley will be buzzing on Wednesday night as Tottenham return to Champions League action.

Spurs kick off their European campaign with a tough task against German side Borussia Dortmund.

The clubs will be familiar with one another having met in last season’s Europa League.

Dortmund did the double over Spurs, winning 3-0 in Germany and 2-1 at White Hart Lane.

But, heading in the midweek fixture, it’s Tottenham, not BVB, who have the momentum.

Tottenham looked superb in a 3-0 away win at Everton. Now August is finished, Harry Kane bagged a brace as he notched up his 100th Tottenham goal.

Borussia Dortmund struggled badly on Saturday in a 0-0 draw at Freiburg.

Dortmund’s double blow v Freiburg

Freiburg held on for a point against BVB despite having Yoric Ravet sent off in the first half.

Although they were a man up for over an hour of the match, Dortmund failed to break down the hosts.

But the scoreline was only the start of the problems for Peter Bosz before the Spurs match.

Marc Bartra left the field after just 18 minutes of the match. It’s unclear what happened to the Spanish defender, but he’s now a doubt for the Wembley match.

UPDATE: Bartra reportedly has an adductor problem. He’ll have tests on Sunday to determine the extent of the…

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