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Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid Champions League Final Predictions, Tips and Odds: Los Blancos Hunt Record 15th UCL Title

Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid Predictions, Tips and Odds

Real Madrid will be looking to secure a record 15th Champions League title when they go head-to-head with Borussia Dortmund in the UCL final at Wembley. BVB meanwhile, are looking to win the competition for the first time since 1997. 

Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid predictions

Dortmund vs Real Madrid: Predictions

Bet Prediction Best odds
BTTS? No 23/20 with Betfair
Correct Score  Dortmund 0-2 Real Madrid 15/2 with SpreadEx
First Goalscorer Vinicius Jr 9/2 with Bet365

The stats behind our Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid predictions:

  • Real Madrid have won their last eight Champions League finals and 14 of their 17 in total.
  • Borussia Dortmund lost their last Champions League final, which was played at Wembley in 2013.
  • The last five Champions League finals have been won to nil.
  • Vinicius Jr scored the only goal in Real Madrid’s last Champions League final win, against Liverpool in 2022.

Los Blancos hoping for more Champions League history

This is Real Madrid’s competition.

Los Blancos are the most successful club in the European Cup/Champions League history and are just one game away from securing their 15th trophy. If they win at Wembley it will be their sixth UCL title in the last 11 seasons, but this one will be the first that they have ever gone an entire UCL campaign unbeaten.

They won all six of their group games, before overcoming RB Leipzig, Pep Guardiola’s Man City on penalties and German giants Bayern Munich thanks to two stoppage time goals from sub Joselu in the second leg to book their place at Wembley. Carlo Ancelotti has reached more European Cup/Champions League finals and won more titles than any other manager in the competition’s history and another victory here would make them the first manager to win the famous trophy five times. 

Standing in their way of history are a Dortmund side who are looking to avenge their 2013 UCL final defeat to Bayern at the same ground and lift the famous trophy for the first time since 1997. A lot of people had written off BVB this campaign, but after coming out of the group of death, they have knocked out PSV, Atletico, and most recently Ligue 1 champions PSG without conceding a single goal across both legs.

Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid match tip

Under 2.5 goals @ 6/5 with BetMGM

Champions League finals are usually close affairs, with each of the last five seeing two or fewer goals scored in each of them. This includes Real Madrid’s 1-0 victory over Liverpool in 2021/22 when Vinicius Junior scored the only goal of the game. Both of Dortmund’s semi-final matches against PSG saw just one goal scored in each of them.

Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid odds


*Odds correct as of 07:15 on May 27 | 18+ BeGambleAware

With Real Madrid’s European pedigree, it’s no surprise that bookmakers have them odds on to beat Dortmund in 90 minutes. Los Blancos have a 100% record in Champions League finals in the UCL era (8/8), while Dortmund lost their last UCL final to Bayern at Wembley.

Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid team news

Borussia Dortmund team news

In  Out Doubtful
Ramy Bensebaini Sebastien Haller, Julien Duranville, Mateu Morey

Ramy Bensebaini is Dortmund’s only confirmed absentee, although Sebastien Haller, Julien Duranville and Mateu Morey will all be assessed before the game.

Top Scorer: Niclas Füllkrug (3)

Card Magnet: Emre Can, Nico Schlotterbeck (4)

Assist Ace: Marcel Sabitzer (5)

Real Madrid team news

In  Out Doubtful
David Alaba, Aurelien Tchouameni Andriy Lunin

David Alaba and Aurelien Tchouameni are both out for Real Madrid. Andriy Lunin would likely have started this match despite Thibaut Courtois return to fitness, especially given his form in this competition. However, the Ukrainian is struggling with an illness.

Top Scorer: Joselu, Vinicius Jr, Rodrygo (5)

Card Magnet: Aurelien Tchouameni, Dani Carvajal, Eduardo Camavinga (3)

Assist Ace: Vinicius Jr, Jude Bellingham (4)

How to watch Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid live

Borussia Dortmund take on Real Madrid in the Champions League final on Saturday 1st June at 8pm. It will be broadcast live on TNT Sports 1.

Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid head-to-head

  • 06/12/17 – Real Madrid 3-2 Borussia Dortmund – Champions League
  • 26/09/17 – Borussia Dortmund 1-3 Real Madrid – Champions League
  • 07/12/16 – Real Madrid 2-2 Borussia Dortmund – Champions League
  • 27/09/16 – Borussia Dortmund 2-2 Real Madrid – Champions League
  • 08/04/14 – Borussia Dortmund 2-0 Real Madrid – Champions League

This will be the first meeting between these two sides in the Champions League since the 2017 group stages where Los Blancos came out victorious both times.

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