LISBON -- Borussia Dortmund's Sokratis Papastathopoulos is confident that his side will progress in the Champions League despite suffering an unlikely 1-0 defeat away to Benfica on Tuesday night.
"We have to win 4-1 or 5-1 today," the Greece international told journalists after the match
"But when you don't score the first goal, you'll pay -- that is football."
The Black and Yellows were the dominant team for almost the entirety of the match. They hardly let the hosts out of their own half and created...
Rui Vitoria admitted that Borussia Dortmund had the better of play against his Benfica side as the hosts held on for a "tasty" 1-0 first-leg win in their Champions League last-16 tie.
Benfica's winning margin came from a Kostas Mitroglou tap in following a corner kick -- the Portuguese Liga leaders' only shot on goal in the match -- and a stellar showing in goal from Brazilian keeper Ederson.
Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang spurned three easy chances, including one from the penalty spot,...