Spurs 1-2 Borussia Dortmund (agg 1-5) - the key stats
17 March 2016|Tottenham Hotspur
The stats that mattered after our 2-1 loss against Borussia Dortmund in the Europa League Round of 16 tie, second leg.
As it stands - Borussia Dortmund's 2-1 win at the Lane completed a 5-1 aggregate win for the German side in the Europa League, Round of 16 tie.
Record broken - Dortmund became the first German team to win at the Lane in European competition in eight matches. We'd won six and drawn one of seven ahead of this second leg.
Below: The graphic shows how Kieran Trippier supported the attack all night - here are Ryan Mason's passes to the right-back
Goals - Spurs – Son (1-2, 73 minutes); Borussia Dortmund – Aubameyang 24 (0-1, 24 and 0-2, 71).
Keeping the ball - we had more than our share of possession with 61% over the 90 minutes.
Passing game - we completed 618 passes to Dortmund's 351. Eric Dier had 100 passes at an 89% completion rate with Ryan Mason finding the target with 93% of his 93 passes.
Shooting boots - we had seven efforts at goal to Dortmund's eight.
Next up - we return to Premier League action on Sunday with Bournemouth the visitors to the Lane in a 4pm kick-off.
Below: Toby Alderweireld's outstanding defensive work - the chalkboard shows tackles won (green), blocks and ball recoveries (yellow), interceptions (blue) and clearances (purple)
Line-ups - Spurs (4-2-3-1) - Lloris (c), Trippier, Alderweireld, Wimmer, Davies (Rose 13), Dier, Mason, Lamela (Onomah 74), Alli (Carroll 69), Chadli, Son. Substitutes (not used): Vorm, Carter-Vickers, Winks, Kane.
Borussia Dortmund (4-2-3-1) - Weidenfeller, Piszczek, Subotic, Papastathopoulos (Durm 54), Schmelzer, Ginter, Weigl, Mkhitaryan (Kagawa 71), Castro, Reus (c) (Pulisic 61), Aubameyang. Substitutes (not used): Burki, Hummels, Sahin, Ramos.
Referee - Nicola Rizzoli (Italy).
Attendance - 34,593.