Borussia Monchengladbach and Bayern Munich will meet on Saturday for a derby at the top of the standings in the Bundesliga. Borussia are leaders and setting the pace in Germany’s topflight with 28 points, while Bayern are down at 4th position with four points less than their next opponents.
Borussia Monchengladbach vs Bayern Munich Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Borussia Monchengladbach||Loss||5 W/ 7 D/ 8 L||2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L|
|Bayern Munich||Win||8 W/ 7 D/ 5 L||5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L|
Last game between the teams: 02.03.2019 Bundesliga: Borussia Monchengladbach – Bayern Munich 1:5; Lars Stindl 37’; Javi Martinez 2’, Thomas Muller 11’, Robert Lewandowski 47’, 90’(penalty), Serge Gnabry 75’
Last game at this venue: 02.03.2019 Bundesliga: Borussia Monchengladbach – Bayern Munich 1:5; Lars Stindl 37’; Javi Martinez 2’, Thomas Muller 11’, Robert Lewandowski 47’, 90’(penalty), Serge Gnabry 75’
Worth mentioning: The two teams met three times last season, twice in the league and also for a friendly in the winter break. Each side recorded one victory away from home, as the friendly ended without goals, as Bayern won only after penalties. All but one of the last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, and three also witnessed goals scored at both ends. All of the last four meetings in Monchengladbach saw Bayern and Borussia alternating wins with victories. Prior to the last game there, which Bayern won 1:5, the Bavarians were unable to score more than a goal in five consecutive encounters at Borussia Park.
Borussia Monchengladbach vs Bayern Munich Stats
|As of 04.12||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Borussia Monchengladbach||Win||6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L||5 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
|Bayern Munich||Loss||7 W/ 1 D/ 2 L||4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
Last game Borussia Monchengladbach: 01.12.2019 Bundesliga: Borussia Monchengladbach – Freiburg 4:2; Marcus Thuram 3’, Breel Embolo 46’, 71’, Patrick Herrmann 51’; Jonathan Schmid 6’, Lucas Holer 58’; Breel Embolo from the home team missed a penalty in the 49’
Top performers Borussia Monchengladbach: Marcus Thuram 6 goals 5 assists, Patrick Herrmann 5 goals 3 assists, Breel Embolo 5 goals 2 assists.
Next game Borussia Monchengladbach: 12.12.2019 Europa League: Borussia Monchengladbach – Istanbul Basaksehir
Last game Bayern Munich: 30.11.2019 Bundesliga: Bayern Munich – Bayer Leverkusen 1:2; Thomas Muller 34’; Leon Bailey 10’, 35’; Jonathan Tah from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 81’
Top performers Bayern Munich: Robert Lewandowski 16 goals 1 assist, Serge Gnabry 4 goals 4 assists, Coutinho 3 goals 3 assists.
Next game Bayern Munich: 11.12.2019 Champions League: Bayern Munich – Tottenham
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: No draw has been registered in the previous eight Borussia Monchengladbach matches, as they recorded six victories and two defeats in the process. Three of their last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, and only the same three also saw both involved teams to find the back of the nets. Borussia are on a six game winning streak when playing at home, as all of those matches featured over 2,5 goals and witnessed goals at both ends.
Bayern Munich not only conceded the first goals under interim manager Hans-Dieter Flick, but also lost for the first time as they were beaten by Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday. No draw has been registered in the team’s last nine encounters. Four of the Bavarian giants last five games produced over 2,5 goals, while only the most recent of those saw both sides to score.
Borussia Monchengladbach vs Bayern Munich News
Missing players Borussia Monchengladbach: Andreas Poulsen, Torben Musel and Florian Mayer are injured. Matthias Ginter, Keanan Bennetts and Julio Villalba are doubtful.
Missing players Bayern Munich: Lucas Hernandez, Niklas Sule and Jann-Fiete Arp are injured.
Borussia Monchengladbach vs Bayern Munich Predictions
Both teams to score & Bayern Munich to win – 3.50 @ bet365