Match Preview : Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen

Bayern, as always, are heavy favourites to win the Bundesliga and have added significant depth to their already strong squad.

It remains to be seen though, if manager Carlo Ancelotti’s side are able to compensate for the losses of Philipp Lahm and Xabi Alonso, who both retired this summer, to make another strong Champions League run.

Leverkusen want to get back on track after a disappointing season. New manager Heiko Herrlich is expected to improve the talented team’s mentality together with new signing Sven Bender, but it remains to be seen if this is enough for the club to reach the desired top-six spot at the end of the campaign.

Expect Bayern to try to dominate this game from the outset and make a first statement at home. NaijaBet

TEAM NEWS

Bayern Munich – Sven Ulreich will start in goal as Carlo Ancelotti does not want to risk Manuel Neuer just yet.
New signing Niklas Süle should start at centre-back, with Jérôme Boateng and Javi Martínez both out.

Fellow new signings Corentin Tolisso and Sebastian Rudy challenge Arturo Vidal for a spot in central midfield.

Bayer Leverkusen – Sven Bender should make his Leverkusen debut at centre-back.

Dominik Kohr and Lars Bender compete for a spot in defensive midfield.

Kai Havertz will most likely miss the opening game with a knee injury, while Kevin Kampl should recover from muscular problems to replace him in the starting XI.

MATCH FACTS

Bayern are undefeated in their last 22 home matches (Bundesliga).

Bayern have been winning at both half time and full time in 6 of their last 7 home matches (Bundesliga).

Bayern have kept a clean sheet in 5 of their last 7 matches against

Leverkusen in all competitions.
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 6 of Bayern’s last 7 home games
(Bundesliga).
Bayern have seen over 2.5 goals in 6 of their last 7 home matches against
Leverkusen in all competitions.
Bayern have scored at least 2 goals in 6 of their last 7 home matches (Bundesliga).

NaijaBet.com

As at this post Bayern Munich has 1.27 odd to win the match on NaijaBet  while Bayern Leverkusen has 12.50 odd to win the match also,while the odd to draw the match is 6.80.

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