Bayer Leverkusen vs Bayern Munich – After defeating Werder Bremen 2-3 in Bundesliga 1, Bayer Leverkusen is expecting to win again. In that contest, Bayer Leverkusen had 46% of the control and 3 of their 14 shots on goal were successful.
Mitchel Bakker (34′), Jeremie Frimpong (56′), and Adam Hloek (83′) scored goals for Bayer Leverkusen. Werder Bremen made 12 efforts on goal with 6 of them being on target at the other end. Werder Bremen scored goals through Marvin Ducksch (30′) and Niklas Füllkrug (86′).
In recent years, Bayer Leverkusen hasn’t often been able to hold out for an entire 90 minutes. The truth is that Bayer Leverkusen have conceded 9 goals while failing to stop their opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games.
Nevertheless, only time will tell whether or not this pattern will continue in the following game. In their prior six league games, Bayer Leverkusen had failed to defeat Bayern Munich.
Bayern Munich will enter the contest fresh off a 5-3 Bundesliga 1 victory over Augsburg. In that game, Bayern Munich had 66% of the control and 5 of their 23 shots on goal were successful.
Joo Cancelo (15′), Benjamin Pavard (18′, 35′), Leroy Sané (45′), and Alphonso Davies (74′) scored the goals for Bayern Munich.
On the other hand, Augsburg made 14 goal efforts, with 6 of them finding the back of the net. For Augsburg, goals were scored by Mrgim Berisha (2′, 60′) and Irvin Cardona (93′).
Bayern Munich has scored 15 goals over the span of their last six games. Additionally, Bayern Munich has tallied in each and every one of those contests. 7 goals have been scored against their defense during that time.
Prior to this encounter, Bayern Munich has defeated Bayer Leverkusen on the road in all three of their league meetings and taken all three wins.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Bayern Munich – Betting Analysis
Looking at their head-to-head records dating back to July 4, 2020, we can see that Bayer Leverkusen has struggled in these games.
They haven’t been able to win any games at all because Bayern Munich has been too strong for them, winning 83% of those games. There were 23 goals scored in all during those contests, averaging 3.83 goals per match.
The two teams’ most recent league encounter took place on Match Day 8 of Bundesliga 1 on September 30, 2022, with Bayern Munich defeating Bayer Leverkusen 4-0.
Bayern Munich had a 62% control advantage and made 20 attempts at goal, scoring on nine of them. Leroy Sané (3′), Jamal Musiala (17′), Sadio Mané (39′), and Thomas Müller (84′) scored the goals.
Five of Bayer Leverkusen’s ten attempts on goal were on target. Tobias Stieler served as the match official. With a completely injury-free squad to choose from, Bayer Leverkusen manager Xabi Alonso will be happy not to have any fitness concerns to talk of before this game.
Julian Nagelsmann, the manager of Bayern Munich, is presently dealing with fewer team options. The following players are unable to participate: Manuel Neuer (lower leg fracture), Lucas Hernández (cruciate ligament rupture), and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting (back issues).
Our impression is that Bayer Leverkusen can score against this Bayern Munich team, but we don’t know how many goals they’ll actually give up.
What are the top odds for this match?
Checking the latest betting odds for this match in the 90 min. result market, putting your money on Bayer Leverkusen is available for 5.15, a bet on the game finishing all-square is 4.8 and taking a punt on the winner to be Bayern Munich gets 1.58. They are the best of the bets on offer right now.