Bay Arena will welcome the teams of Bayer Leverkusen and Wolfsburg for a match of Bundesliga’s 18th round on Saturday. The hosts of this clash are currently 2nd in the standings on thrirty-two points, while the Wolves are down at 5th position on three less.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Wolfsburg Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Bayer Leverkusen||Draw||7 W/ 5 D/ 8 L||4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L|
|Wolfsburg||Draw||8 W/ 5 D/ 7 L||3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L|
Last game between the teams: 20.09.2020 Bundesliga: Wolfsburg – Bayer Leverkusen 0:0
Last game at this venue: 26.05.2020 Bundesliga: Bayer Leverkusen – Wolfsburg 1:4; Julian Baumgartlinger 85’; Marin Pongracic 43’, 75’, Maximilian Arnold 64’, Renato Steffen 68’
Worth mentioning: There were no goals and no winner when the two teams met at Volkswagen Arena in September of 2020. Wolfsburg and Bayer Leverkusen faced each other once more last year, with the Wolves recording comprehensive 1:4 victory away from home in May. None of the last nine encounters have ended in victory for the teams playing at home. Three of the last five games featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Wolfsburg Stats
|As of 20.01||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Bayer Leverkusen||Win||6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Wolfsburg||Win||5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L||1 W/ 2 D/ 2 L|
Last game Bayer Leverkusen: 19.01.2021 Bundesliga: Bayer Leverkusen – Borussia Dortmund 2:1; Moussa Diaby 14’, Florian Wirtz 80’; Julian Brandt 67’
Top performers Bayer Leverkusen: Lucas Alario 8 goals 1 assist, Patrik Schick 5 goals 1 assist, Leon Bailey 4 goals 5 assists.
Next game Bayer Leverkusen: 30.01.2021 Bundesliga: RB Leipzig – Bayer Leverkusen
Last game Wolfsburg: 19.01.2021 Bundesliga: Mainz – Wolfsburg 0:2; Bartosz Bialek 65’, Wout Weghorst 79’
Top performers Wolfsburg: Wout Weghorst 12 goals 1 assist, Renato Steffen 3 goals 2 assists, Maximilian Arnold 2 goals 4 assists.
Next game Wolfsburg: 31.01.2021 Bundesliga: Wolfsburg – Freiburg
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: After losing at the weekend, Bayer Leverkusen quickly returned to winning ways by prevailing 2:1 over Borussia Dortmund at home on Tuesday. The team has been in inconsistent form of late, recording two of each possible outcomes during the last six clashes and unable to keep a single clean sheet in the process. Bayer conceded exactly one goal in each of their previous four meetings. Three of their last five outings resulted in over 2,5 goals, while four saw both involved sides to score.
Wolfburg recorded a solid 0:2 victory away at Mainz on Tuesday, thus ending a three game winless streak. That was also first triumph for an away side across the Wolves last ten and only second for the last twenty matches. The team has failed to score in just one of the previous eleven encounters, while keeping four clean sheets for the same period. Three of their last five clashes produced over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Wolfsburg News
Missing players Bayer Leverkusen: Julian Baumgartlinger, Karim Bellarabi, Mitchell Weiser, Sven Bender, Exequiel Palacios, Santiago Arias and Paulinho are injured.
Missing players Wolfsburg: Jeffrey Bruma and Jerome Roussillon are injured.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Wolfsburg Predictions
Both teams to score – 1.57 @ bet365