Monaco vs Borussia Dortmund Odds – Wednesday 19th April 2017 – 19:45 – BT Sport
Monaco are 7/4 with the draw at 29/10 and Dortmund are 5/4
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Monaco welcome Borussia Dortmund to the Stade Louis II Stadium this Wednesday, in the second leg of this Quarter-Final tie.
The match was overshadowed last week by a terrorist attack, with the Dortmund bus attacked by a bomb.
Monaco come into this match in excellent form, having secured another three points in the 2-1 win against Dijon.
Dijon took the shock lead through Cedric Varrault (42), giving them a lead just before the half time interval.
It wasn’t until the 69th minute that Monaco equalised, with Nabil Dirar drawing the hosts level midway through the first half.
Radamel Falcao scored what proved to be the winner nine minutes from time (81), with Monaco scrapping through.
It was a dominant performance from the league leaders, they ultimately got their just rewards.
Monaco come into this match in excellent form, they have won their last eight successive matches in all competitions.
They won the first leg of this fixture a week ago, despite all the chaos that surrounded the fixture they secured three crucial away goals.
Kylian Mbappe continued his rise with two more goals, with Sven Bender scoring an unfortunate goal for the hosts as well.
The French League leaders come into this match as the underdogs, despite winning the first leg and their fine form.
This will be a tough fixture for Monaco, with Dortmund still angry about events last week and the way they have been treated.
Monaco will be looking to put in another impressive performance, a 3-1 defeat is their worst case scenario.
Thomas Tuchel’s side come into this match on the back of a 3-1 win against Frankfurt at the weekend.
The home side got off to the perfect start, with Marco Rues opening the scoring in just the 3rd minute.
Marco Fabian (29) equalised for the visitors just before the half hour mark, with Frankfurt frustrating Dortmund.
Sokratis Papastathopoulos (34) restored Dortmund’s advantage just five minutes later, with a right footed shot from outside the box.
Pierre Emerick Aubameyang (86) scored Dortmund’s third late in the match, sealing the win for Tuchel’s side.
Dortmund In Mixed Form
That was a great result for Dortmund, bouncing back in style from back to back defeats.
It means that they are a massive 16 points behind Bayern Munich, with Dortmund in fourth position.
They come into this fixture on the back of a 3-2 defeat against Monaco, who have been excellent.
Goals from Dembele and Kagawa late on kept Dortmund in the tie, but three away goals have put them behind in the tie.
They are disappointed about the manner of the match, having played less than 24 hours after a bomb went off outside their bus.
Borussia Dortmund come into this match as the favourites, despite losing the opening tie 3-2.
This will be a tough match for Tuchel and his side, with Monaco putting in an exceptional performance to win the first leg.
Dortmund will need to win by two clear goals, unless they manage to secure a 4-3 scoreline.
Both teams are 30/100 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Monaco are Falcao at 9/2 with Kylian Mbappe at 6/1. For Borussia Dortmund, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is at 7/2 with Marco Reus at 6/1.
The first leg saw Monaco produce a 3-2 win, the odds of the same result are 18/1.
Monaco vs Borussia Dortmund Odds
Tip 1 – Mbappe to score first @ 6/1
Tip 2 – 2-2 draw @ 9/1