Ricken expects tough Dortmund test

A winner of the UEFA Champions League with Borussia Dortmund in 1997, Lars Ricken gave his reaction to this season’s group stage draw which will see his club face Arsenal FC, Galatasaray AŞ and RSC Anderlecht

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