Having thrashed Sevilla in the last round, Pep Guardiola’s side are already in a strong position in what looks a relatively favourable group.
Bundesliga side Dortmund, however, boast obvious quality.
Erling Haaland’s former club arrive at the Etihad Stadium off the back a win over Copenhagen, although their domestic form took an alarming dip over the weekend. Thrashed by RB Leipzig and former manager Marco Rose, the frailty that has consistently undermined Dortmund once again looks apparent.
Here’s everything you need to know about the game...
Date, kick-off time and venue
The Champions League game is scheduled for an 8pm kick-off time today, Wednesday September 14, 2022.
The Etihad Stadium in Manchester will host.
Where to watch Manchester City vs Borussia Dortmund
TV channel: The game will be broadcast on BT Sport 2 and BT Sport Ultimate.
Live stream: BT Sport subscribers will be able to watch the game via the BT Sport App.
Live blog: You can also keep up to date via Standard Sport’s live blog!
Manchester City vs Borussia Dortmund team news
Manchester City XI: Ederson, Stones, Akanji, Ake, Cancelo, Rodrigo, De Bruyne, Gundogan, Mahrez, Haaland, Grealish
Subs: Ortega, Carson, Dias, Phillips, Alvarez, Bernardo, Gomez, Foden, Palmer, Lewis, Wilson-Esbrand
Borussia Dortmund XI: Meyer; Meunier, Sule, Hummels, Guerreiro; Can, Ozcan, Bellingham; Reus, Modeste, Reyna
Subs: Unbehaun, Schlotterbeck, Passlack, Rothe, Coulibaly, Brandt, Hazard, Wolf, Moukoko, Malen, Adeyemi
Manchester City vs Borussia Dortmund prediction
City have far too much quality for a Dortmund side known to leak goals.
Man City to win 3-1.
Head to head (h2h) history and results
Manchester City wins: 2
Borussia Dortmund wins: 1