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BAY vs MOB Dream11 Prediction for Bayern Munich vs Monchengladbach Bundesliga Live Score Fantasy Football Tips & Dream11 Team

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BAY vs MOB Dream11: Bayern Munich’s first team squad have been ravaged by Covid-19 cases ahead of their return to Bundesliga action and Borussia Monchengladbach, who already boast a victory over Bayern this season in the DFB Pokal will fancy their chances of causing an upset. With home advantage in their favour, the reigning Bundesliga champions will still pose a huge attacking threat with Robert Lewandowski fully fit and set to lead the line with Thomas Muller and Serge Gnabry behind him. However, the hosts will be operating with a makeshift defence and Monchengladbach should create a number of chances themselves. Therefore, backing both teams to score appears the smart play in this one.

Match Details

Date: January 8, Saturday
Kick-Off: 1.00 am (IST)
Venue: Allianz Arena, Munich

Bundesliga Table:

Bayern Munich are at the 1st place in the current season of Bundesliga. On the other side, Monchengladbach are residing in the 14th spot of the table.

Bundesliga Live

The Bundesliga matches will be broadcasted Live on the Sony TEN and Sony TEN HD. Live streaming in India on Sony LIV.

Recent Form

Bayern Munich: W-W-W-W-W

Monchengladbach: D-L-L-L-L

Head to Head

In 31 head-to-head encounters between the two sides, Bayern Munich hold the clear advantage. They have won 14 games, lost 10 and drawn seven.

BAY vs MOB Dream11 Prediction Details

Bayern Munich News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • Manuel Neuer, Kingsley Coman, Corentin Tolisso and Omar Richards all tested positive for COVID-19 on New Year’s Day.
  • Lucas Hernandez, Tanguy Nianzou, Leroy Sane and Dayot Upamecano are also out with same issue.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Joshua Kimmich could return after his long COVID experience, while Bouna Sarr and Eric-Maxim Choupo-Moting are both at the Africa Cup of Nations.
  • Josip Stanisic is nearing a return from a thigh injury, while Marcel Sabitzer is also an option after his calf injury.

Bayern Munich Starting XI (Likely)

Sven Ulreich
Benjamin Pavard
Niklas Sule
Joshua Kimmich
Jamal Musiala
Marcel Sabitzer
Marc Roca
Serge Gnabry
Thomas Muller
Leon Goretzka
Robert Lewandowski

Monchengladbach News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • Denis Zakaria, Keanan Bennetts, Mamadou Doucoure and Joe Scally all tested positive for COVID just before the turn of the year.
  • Ramy Bensebaini is away at the Africa Nations Cup with Algeria.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Jonas Hofmann is nearing a return from a knee injury, while, Kouadio Kone returns from suspension.
  • Breel Embolo is fit again after a muscle injury, but Louis Jordan Beyer is still struggling with the same injury.

Monchengladbach Starting XI (Likely)

Yann Sommer
Stefan Lainer
Matthias Ginter
Nico Elvedi
Luca Netz
Christoph Kramer
Florian Neuhaus
Patrick Herrmann
Lars Stindl
Marcus Thuram
Alassane Plea

Bayern Munich vs Monchengladbach Fantasy Football Team & Tips

Captain Options

Robert Lewandowski is one of the best strikers and in this season, he has scored 19 goals with a conversion percentage of 48.23 percent. He could be the perfect captain’s choice for this clash.

Goals last season 41
Goals this season 19
Assists 1

Thomas Muller has the natural ability to score goals has every chance to pick up vital fantasy points. With a conversion rate of 35.09 percent, he has 5 goals this season and he could be a good pick in this contest.

Goals last season 11
Goals this season 5
Assists 13

Differential Pick

Alassane Plea has three goals and he has the ability to swing a game completely on his own. He has one additional assists and a pass accuracy of 79.23 percent. His goal conversion rate is 34.70 percent.

GK: Yann Sommer
DEF: Niklas Sule, Benjamin Pavard, Joshua Kimmich
MID: Florian Neuhaus, Serge Gnabry, Lars Stindl, Leon Goretzka
FOR: Robert Lewandowski, Alassane Plea, Thomas Muller

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Who will win BAY vs MOB football match?

  • Bayern will be looking to avenge an embarrassing 5-0 German Cup defeat in the Autumn, having scored in 64 straight league matches and bagged a record 116 Bundesliga goals in 2021.
  • Despite that memorable cup evening, Gladbach coach Adi Hutter’s job must be hanging by a thread after an alarming slide down the table before the winter break.
  • Though, a host of key players missing, Bayern Munich have cruised nine points clear and their 10th successive Bundesliga title is a mere formality.
  • Robert Lewandowski will fancy his chances of adding a couple more to his tally of 19 league goals for the season in a narrow Bayern win.

Odds to Win:

The odds in favor of a Bayern Munich win in this clash is 1.38 as per bet365.

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Jeet Ghosh

Jeet Ghosh is a Football Journalist, living and working in Kolkata with years of experience. He is a Post Graduate in Journalism and Mass Communication from Jadavpur University. Jeet is a sports lover but has a special liking for football. He has worked as a football writer with The Citizen, Sportsflashes, Sportskeeda. He follows the football leagues around the world and is somewhat partial towards Real Madrid.

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