Next Saturday, Borussia Dortmund face Borussia Mönchengladbach as part of Bundesliga Day 8. Dortmund wants to go back to the top while Mönchengladbach wants to maintain its leading position. Both teams will want to win.
Borussia Dortmund vs M Gladbach Today’s Betting Prediction
Borussia Dortmund has been through a complicated pass for the past few weeks. Indeed, the men of Lucien Favre have won only one of their last 5 games in all competitions. Held in check by Barça in the Champions League (0-0), they also shared points with Eintracht Frankfurt (2-2), Werder Bremen (2-2) and Freiburg (2-2) in the league which made them fall to 8th place in the Bundesliga, 4 points behind the leader. On the other hand, they knew how to put the ingredients necessary to win against Slavia Prague in C1.
For its part, the Borussia Mönchengladbach surprised Germany to the point of occupying the 1st place in this Bundesliga, alone in front of Wolfsburg. The partners of former Guingampian Marcus Thuram are in great shape in this championship and remain on 4 wins of rank obtained against Cologne (0-1), Fortuna Düsseldorf (2-1), Hoffenheim (0-3) and Augbsourg ( 5-1) just before the truce. However, it is a little more difficult for them in the Europa League after their surprise loss conceded against Wolfsberger (0-4) and their draw on the field of Istanbul Basaksehir (1-1).
The staff for Borussia Dortmund vs M Gladbach
Dortmund side, the international side Schulz and top scorer Paco Alcacer (5 goals) are forfeited. For his part, Reus scored four goals in the league this season. Currently, Moroccan Hakimi is in great shape as he scored 3 goals in the last two games of his team.
Gladbach is still deprived of many players in difficulty with their physical glitches like the important Traore, Johnson, Hofmann and Stindl and the less used Müsel, Mayer, Strobl and Bennetts. At the front, the French duo composed of Alassane Pléa and Marcus Thuram broke out with 4 and 3 goals each scored respectively. In the last match, Hermann scored twice.
The compositions for Borussia Dortmund vs M Gladbach
The probable composition of Dortmund:
Bürki – Piszczek, Akanji, Hummels, Wariro – Witsel, Delaney – Hazard, Reus, Hakimi – Gotze.
Absent: Schulz, Paco Alcacer (injured)
The probable tactical disposition:
Piszczek – Akanji – Hummels – Guerreiro
Witsel – Delaney
Hazard – Reus – Hakimi
The likely composition of Mönchengladbach:
Sommer – Lainer, Ginter, Jantschke, Bensebaini – Kramer, Zakaria – Hermann, Bernes, Thuram – Plea
Absent: Traore, Johnson, Hofman, Stindl, Müsel, Mayer, Strobl, Bennetts (injured)
The tactical provision provided for:
Lainer – Ginter – Jantschke – Bensebaïni
Kramer – Zakaria
Hermann – Bernes – Thuram
The history of confrontations Borussia Dortmund vs M Gladbach
There have been 23 matches between the two teams since 2008. Dortmund has won 15 against Mönchengladbach 5 and 3 draws. However, Dortmund have won the last 8 duels between the two teams.
The key points for the match Borussia Dortmund vs M Gladbach
– Gladbach remains on 4 wins in the league.
– Dortmund have not won since 4 Bundesliga matches.
– Dortmund should always do without his top scorer Paco Alcacer.
– Gladbach will do everything to try to stay ahead of the rankings.
– Gladbach has 3 players with more than 3 goals scored in his squad.
Our Best Betting Prediction Borussia Dortmund vs M Gladbach
Considered as the good surprise of this beginning of the season, Borussia Mönchengladach could come to hold in check a team of Dortmund who can not win anymore.
Betting Prediction: Both teams to score