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Gladbach meet guests Bayern Munich at Borussia-Park in the Bundesliga 1 match on Friday.
View all of the Gladbach v Bayern Munich predictions, poll and stats below - as well as up-to-date odds.
Gladbach will be looking for another win after the 0-1 Bundesliga 1 success against Arminia Bielefeld.
In that game, Borussia Mönchengladbach managed 58% possession and 24 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. The only player to score for Borussia Mönchengladbach was Breel Embolo (58'). At the other end, Arminia Bielefeld had 7 attempts on goal with 0 on target.
Marco Rose's Borussia Mönchengladbach have hit the target a sum total of 11 times over their preceding six outings. The tally of goals that have been scored against them in those games stands at 8.
Heading into this fixture, Borussia Mönchengladbach are without a win at home for the past 2 league games.
Bayern Munich will go into the game following on from a 5-2 Bundesliga 1 win to beat Mainz in their last match.
In that game, Bayern Munich managed 73% possession and 17 shots on goal with 12 of them on target. For Bayern Munich, the goals were scored by Joshua Kimmich (50'), Leroy Sané (55'), Niklas Süle (70') and Robert Lewandowski (76', 83'). 1. FSV Mainz 05 had 12 shots at goal with 7 of them on target. Jonathan Burkardt (32') and Alexander Hack (44') scored for Mainz.
The stats tell the story, and Bayern Munich have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 8 goals in all. In defence, Bayern have clearly had some problems.
Ahead of this clash, Bayern Munich haven't been defeated in their previous 6 away league matches.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head meetings going back to 25/11/2017, it’s been all-even between these two clubs with Gladbach winning 3 of those games, Bayern Munich 3 and 0 being draws in regulation time.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 24 in all which averages out at 4 goals per match.
The previous league clash featuring the two was Bundesliga 1 match day 31 on 13/06/2020 which ended up with the score at Bayern Munich 2-1 Borussia Mönchengladbach.
In that game, Bayern Munich managed 49% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Goals were scored by Joshua Zirkzee (26'), Benjamin Pavard (37' Own goal) and Leon Goretzka (86').
For their opponents, Borussia Mönchengladbach had 9 shots on goal with 2 on target.
The referee was Felix Zwayer.
Team News: Gladbach
Jan Olschowsky (Ankle Injury), Valentino Lazaro (groin strain), Rocco Reitz (Pubitis), Torben Müsel (Unknown Injury) and Famana Quizera (Shoulder Injury) are not available for Gladbach boss Marco Rose. Marcus Thuram cannot play in this game through suspension.
Team News: Bayern Munich
Bayern manager Hans-Dieter Flick has to currently contend with reduced team options. Joshua Zirkzee (Foot Injury) and Tanguy Nianzou (Torn muscle bundle) are not ready for selection.
We’re thinking that Bayern Munich will, in all probability, see a lot of the ball and convert quite a few goal-scoring opportunities.
At the other end, Gladbach will be up against it to get goals of their own but we can see them scoring here as well.
We’re therefore anticipating a fairly comfortable 1-3 winning margin for Bayern Munich at the end of the match.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Borussia-Park (54,022)
Captain: Lars Stindl
Chairman: Rolf Königs
Manager: Marco Rose
Competitions: Bundesliga 1 position 7, DFB-Pokal (Second Round), Champions League (Last 16)
⭐ Key Player: Breel Embolo
Regularly used in the Striker position, Breel Embolo was born in Yaoundé, Cameroon. Having played his first senior match for FC Basel 1893 in the 2013 - 2014 season, the goalscoring Forward has got 3 league goals in the Bundesliga 1 2020 - 2021 campaign to date from a total of 12 appearances.