As it happened: Sevilla 2-3 Borussia Dortmund: Haaland double gives BVB first leg advantage
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23:0019 days ago

That's it from us!

That's it for VAVEL UK's live commentary on this UEFA Champions League Last 16 first leg tie between Sevilla and Borussia Dortmund.

It's advantage to the Black & Yellows ahead of the second leg at Signal Iduna Park, and we will have more reaction on VAVEL.com. 

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22:5519 days ago

Haaland double gives BVB advantage

Erling Haaland's brace give an out-of-sorts Dortmund side the advantage going into the second leg on March 9. Sevilla fought back, but didn't show any sign of real urgency until the last few minutes after Suso gave them the lead early on. 
22:5319 days ago

FULL TIME

And after a delay due to a VAR check and an injury to Brandt, Dortmund have seen the game out to win in Spain for only the second time in their European history! [2-3]
22:4919 days ago

Added time

Three added minutes as Haaland receives a yellow card for a foul [2-3]
22:4919 days ago

Close!!

90 | Dortmund almost make it four! Sancho drives forward before linking up with Brandt, but the Englishman's curler from the edge of the area goes just wide! [2-3]
22:4719 days ago

BVB change

89 | Meunier comes on to replace Dahoud as Dortmund look to seal the win [2-3]
22:4619 days ago

Yellow

88 | Rodriguez shown a yellow card by the referee after a foul on Sancho in front of the Dortmund bench [2-3]
22:4519 days ago

Not over just yet...

Luuk de Jong pops up again on the big stage. Rodriguez floats a free kick in from the left hand side and it picks out the substitute who guides his shot low across Hitz and into the far corner. [2-3]
22:4219 days ago

Goal!

84 | Sevilla pull one back and de Jong gets on the scoresheet!  [2-3]
22:3919 days ago

Half a chance

82 | Sancho lifts a free kick in and Sevilla can't clear their lines, but Brandt's overhead kick loops off target  [1-3]
22:3719 days ago

BVB sub

79 | Marco Reus makes way for Julian Brandt as the visitors look to consolidate their lead  [1-3]
22:3419 days ago

Dortmund switch

76 | Guerreiro makes way for Passlack as Edin Terzic makes his first substitution  [1-3]
22:3319 days ago

SAVE!

74 | Rodriguez's first touch is a free kick from 25 yards, and Hitz produces a fine save to turn the ball onto the upright. Hummels is booked for the foul that led to the free kick.  [1-3]
22:3219 days ago

Home change

73 | Rodriguez replaces Jordan for Sevilla.  [1-3]
22:3019 days ago

Offside

72 | Dahoud shifts the ball to Bellingham, who sees his rasping drive turned away by Bono but only to Reus, but his shot comes off the offside Haaland.  [1-3]
22:2319 days ago

Hosts get forward

64 | Navas gets down the right and his cross looks for Escudero but good defending from Morey blocks his effort  [1-3]
22:1719 days ago

Sevilla treble sub

59 | Julen Lupetegui has seen enough, and makes a treble change. De Jong, El Haddadi and Torres come on for Suso, En Nesyri and Gomez  [1-3]
22:0719 days ago

Corner

48 | Sevilla force consecutive corners, but Dortmund clear  [1-3]
22:0419 days ago

Back underway

Sevilla kick off the second half, needing a better 45 minutes  [1-3]
22:0319 days ago

Half time switch

Sevilla make a half time change as Gudelj comes on for Rakitic  [1-3]
21:4819 days ago

Half Time

Sevilla have the best form out of all the 16 remaining teams in the Champions League, but you can't tell after that first half. Dortmund's game plan has worked to a tee and they take a 3-1 lead into the break away from home.
21:4619 days ago

Haaland slots home

Reus wins the ball from Rakitic in midfield and all of a sudden Dortmund are 3 vs 2, and the #11 shifts the ball across to the spare Haaland who side foots past Bono  [1-3]
21:4419 days ago

GOAL!!

43 | GOAL! Haaland puts Dortmund two goals ahead in Spain! [1-3]
21:3919 days ago

Save

38 | Gomez has a shot blocked by Hummels and the ball drops to Diego Carlos, but his header is straight at Hitz [1-2]
21:3619 days ago

Chance

35 | Sancho whips in a corner that falls to Hummels just wide of the penalty spot, but his volley into the ground bounces over the top [1-2]
21:3519 days ago

Save

34 | Dahoud puts Haaland in, and his first time strike from outside the box is pushed over the bar by Bono. [1-2]
21:3019 days ago

Haaland strikes

Haaland is given space to pick the ball up from midfield and drive forwards. He plays a neat one-two with Sancho and gets to the ball before Bono to fire in. [1-2]
21:2819 days ago

GOAL!!

27 | Erling Haaland turns the tie on its head! Dortmund lead! [1-2]
21:2519 days ago

Injury concern

24 | BVB are dealt a blow as Akanji looks like he won't be able to continue, but after treatment he comes back to the field of play
21:2219 days ago

Away goal for BVB

What a hit from Mahmoud Dahoud, who marks his first start since December with a rare goal! Haaland finds the midfielder in space 25 yards out, and he shifts the ball onto his right foot before curling his strike past Bono and into the top corner! [1-1]
21:2019 days ago

GOAL!!!

19 | An amazing strike from Dahoud draws Dortmund level! [1-1]
21:1719 days ago

Good Dortmund response

16 | Dortmund have responded well since going behind, with Sancho and Haaland having shots blocked. [1-0]
21:1719 days ago

Off target

15 | Kounde pounces on a loose pass from Dahoud as Dortmund look to play out from the back, but he drags his effort wide from outside the area [1-0]
21:0919 days ago

Dortmund's defensive woe continues

Fernando finds Suso on the right hand side, and he cuts fakes a shot which fools Sancho before his right-footed drive takes a big deflection off Hummels, which gives the keeper no chance [1-0]
21:0819 days ago

GOAL!

07 | Sevilla lead! Suso has an effort deflected past Hitz! [1-0]
21:0819 days ago

Quiet opening

06 | Neither side testing the keeper early on here
21:0119 days ago

KICK OFF!

01| Dortmund get us underway in Seville [0-0]
21:0019 days ago

Team news

Jesus Navas returns to the Sevilla side, and captains the hosts tonight. Delaney and Witsel are missing from the Dortmund line up, with Morey coming in at right back.
20:5619 days ago

Not long now...

Kick off under five minutes away at Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan Stadium.

 

 

20:5519 days ago

Sevilla favourites

The 'Europa League specialists' have found themselves in the knockout phase of the Champions League, and will be looking to continue their great form in 2021. Julen Lopetegui's side have lost just one of their last 19 games in all competitions
20:5219 days ago

Indifferent form

The Black & Yellows come to Spain in poor form, but are capable of delivering when it counts. One league win in their last six has seen them slip out of the top four in the Bundesliga, but they will be hoping to put that behind them tonight
20:5119 days ago

Where to watch

This Round of 16 First Leg tie can be watched live on BT Sport, or follow the action LIVE here with us!
20:5019 days ago

Team news

And here's the side Edin Terzic names for Borussia Dortmund this evening

 

 

20:4919 days ago

Team news

Here's how Sevilla line up tonight

 

 

15:2619 days ago

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Welcome to VAVEL UK's coverage of the 2020/21 UEFA Champions League Last 16 First Leg tie between Sevilla and Borussia Dortmund.

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