"It's like a final", Pochettino, the Tottenham manager, said. "In theory, it should be Real Madrid first and the others trying for second, but football is not about theory", the Argentinian added.
Sahin has been in great form for Dortmund and is now the third best rated player in the Bundesliga according to Whoscored.
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Tottenham's biggest problem in last season's Champions League - and at Wembley in general - has been a failure to convert their chances, as Pochettino admitted again on Tuesday.
They have also struggled to establish themselves in home league games at Wembley this season with a loss to Chelsea and draw against Burnley.
"The first game is always important", he told a pre-match news conference.
Without Alli, Spurs are missing a player who scored 23 goals in all competitions last season, including in the Champions League against CSKA Moscow, and his absence will increase the burden on Kane, who broke his duck for the season with a double at Goodison Park on Saturday. Previously we played in the Europa League, for 98 or 99 percent of the players, and for myself too.
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Mariano Diaz also swapped Real for Lyon and Karim Benzema's hamstring injury has now left the Champions League holders with few options.
"We know very well what the competition demands from you, and I think it is so important, that experience from last season".
Kane said: "Dortmund are a fantastic team".
"Last year we got off to a bad start".
Mauricio Pochettino's side come into the game off the back of a strong win away at Everton.
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"It's going to be a huge challenge, but I see ourselves as being on the same level as Tottenham", said Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc.