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The Bundesliga 1 game at Borussia-Park on Saturday will see hosts Gladbach locking horns with Borussia Dortmund.
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Gladbach will be hoping to return to winning ways here after the 1-0 Bundesliga 1 defeat last time out to Augsburg.
In that match, Borussia Mönchengladbach managed 71% possession and 11 shots at goal with 0 on target. For their opponents, FC Augsburg 1907 got 5 attempts at goal with 1 on target. Florian Niederlechner (80') scored for Augsburg.
It’s been seldom in recent games that Borussia Mönchengladbach have shown defensive steel. It will be a concern for them that Borussia Mönchengladbach have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 games, leaking 9 goals during that time. We will have to find out if that trend will be continued on here.
Coming into this meeting, Borussia Mönchengladbach are undefeated in their last 2 league matches at home.
Borussia Dortmund go into this clash following on from a 4-2 Bundesliga 1 win with the downing of Union Berlin in their previous game.
In that game, Borussia Dortmund managed 63% possession and 13 shots at goal with 5 of them on target. For Borussia Dortmund, the goals were scored by Raphaël Guerreiro (10') and Erling Haaland (24', 83'). 1. FC Union Berlin had 9 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. Marvin Friedrich (52' Own goal), Max Kruse (57') and Andreas Voglsammer (81') scored for Union Berlin.
The numbers tell their own story, and Borussia Dortmund have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 12 goals in total. Defensively, Borussia Dortmund could really do with shoring things up.
Head to head
A glance at their past head to head meetings going back to 19/10/2019 shows that Gladbach have won 1 of these & Borussia Dortmund 5, with the number of drawn games being 0.
A sum of 17 goals were scored between them in this period, with 6 for Gladbach and 11 coming from Dortmund. That is an average goals per game value of 2.83.
Team News: Gladbach
Ramy Bensebaini (Groin Injury), Stefan Lainer (Ankle Fracture), Mamadou Doucouré (Achilles tendon rupture) and Marcus Thuram (Ruptured intraarticular ligament initiation in knee) won’t be available for Gladbach gaffer Adi Hütter.
Team News: Borussia Dortmund
Borussia Dortmund manager Marco Rose has to currently contend with reduced team options. Nico Schulz (Muscle Injury), Soumaïla Coulibaly (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Steffen Tigges (Muscle Injury), Emre Can (Muscular problems), Marcel Schmelzer (Knee Surgery), Giovanni Reyna (Muscle Injury), Julian Brandt (Muscle Injury), Dan-Axel Zagadou (Knee Surgery) and Mateu Morey Bauzà (Cruciate Ligament Injury) miss out here.
In this match, Borussia Mönchengladbach would be disappointed if they were not to get a goal against this Borussia Dortmund lineup, but a single goal probably won’t quite be as many as they will have scored against them.
We can see a close game with a 1-2 victory for Borussia Dortmund when all is said and done. It really should be an interesting one.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Borussia-Park (54,022)
Captain: Lars Stindl
Chairman: Rolf Königs
Manager: Adi Hütter
Competitions: Bundesliga 1 position 16, DFB-Pokal (Second Round)
🔑 Star Man: Lars Stindl
Regularly taking up the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Lars Stindl was born in Speyer, Germany. After having made a senior debut playing for Karlsruhe in the 2007 - 2008 season, the skilful Midfielder has bagged 2 league goals in the Bundesliga 2021 - 2022 season to date in 5 appearances.