Bayer Leverkusen vs Bayern Munich Bundesliga Preview, Predictions & Betting Tips
Bayer Leverkusen host Bayern Munich at BayArena in the Bundesliga match of the round. FC Bayern are inching closer towards an eighth straight tile, can Leverkusen get a result against the Bavarians?
Bayer Leverkusen have been in great form and have a great chance to finish in the top four. The Werkself returned to action with a 4-1 win at Werder Bremen and 3-1 win at Borussia Monchengladbach. Peter Bosz’s side fell to a disappointing 4-1 home defeat against Wolfsburg where they failed to make their dominance count. Their last match was a 1-0 win in Freiburg. Kai Havertz continued his sensational form, scoring his seventh goal in six matches in all competitions. He has scored first in five of Bayer Leverkusen’s last six matches. Versatile defender Lars Bender is out with a foot injury but forward Kevin Volland made an early return from injury on the bench in Freiburg.
Bayern Munich have taken a stranglehold on the Bundesliga after winning 14 of their last 15 league matches. The Bavarians have won their last 10 matches in all competitions. Hansi Flick’s side returned to action with a 2-0 win at Union Berlin and a 5-2 home victory against Eintracht Frankfurt. They won 1-0 at Borussia Dortmund with Joshua Kimmich scoring the winner. FC Bayern returned home and showed no mercy to Fortuna Dusseldorf in a 5-0 win. They went ahead through an own goal with Benjamin Pavard, Robert Lewandowski (2) and Alphonso Davies on the score sheet. Central defender Niklas Süle remains injured alongside midfielders Philippe Coutinho, Thiago and Corentin Tolisso.
Bayer Leverkusen have won their last two matches against Bayern Munich. Will that serve as inspiration for the hosts or will it just fire up Bayern Munich to get revenge?
PREDICTION : DRAW 2-2
ACCUMULATOR TIP : BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE