Bayern Munich vs Dortmund – Betting Preview
One of the biggest matches in the German football calendar is here as FC Bayern host Borussia Dortmund at the Allianz Arena.
This match between two of the biggest clubs in Germany promises to be a thrilling encounter, with both sides looking to secure all three points.
Bayern currently sits in second place in the Bundesliga, while Dortmund is in 1st place, but only 1 point divides the teams. Both teams will be looking to secure a vital win to boost their chances of success this season.
FC Bayern Preview:
FC Bayern has been in decent form in recent weeks, having won most of their last seven Bundesliga matches, but they lost in their last one! They have been particularly impressive in attack, having scored 20 goals in their last five games in all competitions.
Bayern’s defence has also been solid too this season, having kept 10 clean sheets in their last 14 Bundesliga matches. Manuel Neuer was a key player for Bayern, and his experience and leadership could have been vital in this high-pressure encounter, but sadly he is injured!
Borussia Dortmund Preview:
Borussia Dortmund have had a consistent season so far, having won the last 4 matches of their last 5 Bundesliga matches. However, they have been impressive in attack, having scored 54 goals in the league this season.
Dortmund’s defence has been a weakness this season, having conceded a few goals in the league. Mats Hummels will be a key player for Dortmund, and his experience and leadership will be important in this high-pressure match.
1×2 Betting Odds:
Let’s begin analysing the 1×2 market
Based on recent form, FC Bayern are the favourites to win this match, and they will be looking to regain their lead at the top of the Bundesliga. However, Borussia Dortmund have the attacking quality to cause an upset, and they will be looking to exploit Bayern’s defensive weaknesses. The most likely outcome is a win for Bayern, but Dortmund could still come away with a point or even all three points.
The 1×2 betting odds for this match are not tight, with FC Bayern currently priced at 1.55, while Borussia Dortmund are priced at 6.10. A draw is priced at 5.55.
These odds reflect the fact that Bayern are the favourites to win this match!
Total Goals Over/Under 2.5:
Let’s check the over/under scenario
The total goals over/under for this match is set at 2.5, and the odds for the over are priced at 1.38, while the odds for under are priced at 3.31.
Given the attacking quality of both teams, it’s likely that there will be goals in this match. Over 2.5 goals is the more likely outcome, but there is always the possibility of a low-scoring affair if both teams are solid defensively.