Mar 8, 2017 18:52:29
The U.S. international replaces the injured Marco Reus for the Bundesliga side, which is hoping to overcome a one-goal deficit in the last 16
Christian Pulisic is in Borussia Dortmund's starting XI for the second leg of the club's Champions League last-16 tie against Benfica.
The American forward replaces Marco Reus, who left Dortmund's Bundesliga match against Bayer Leverkusen with a thigh injury shortly before halftime Saturday.
Pulisic, who has been fighting for a consistent starting job all season, made the most of his opportunity over the weekend, recording a goal and assist in a 6-2 victory.
Here is the full Dortmund lineup: Burki, Bartra, Dembele, Aubameyang, Pulisic, Sokratis, Piszczek, Castro, Schmelzer, Weigl, Durm.