Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen preview: Bayern Munich looking to continue their perfect start under Hansi Flick.
Bayern Munich will host Bayer Leverkusen this Saturday evening at the Allianz Arena in Bundesliga action. Bayern will hope to earn their fifth straight win in all competitions in this fixture. They face a struggling Leverkusen side who have won just one of their last six Bundesliga games.
Bayern Munich and Bayer Leverkusen meet for their Bundesliga clash at Allianz Arena on Sunday, 1 December (kick-off time 1.30 am).
Bayern Munich News
With a series of 4 consecutive victories in all competitions, Bayern Munich is really rediscovering its performance. They not only confirmed their superior strength in the Champions League group stage, but the team is also quickly returning to the championship race as they are only 1 point behind Monchengladbach. The appointment of interim coach Hans-Dieter Flick also had a positive influence on the play of Bayern Munich.
Bayern Munich possible lineup: Manuel Neuer, Jérôme Boateng, Alphonso Davies, Javi Martínez, Benjamin Pavard, Thiago, Corentin Tolisso, Leon Goretzka, Philippe Coutinho, Kingsley Coman, Robert Lewandowski.
Bayer Leverkusen News
On the Bayer Leverkusen side, the disappointing draw against SC Freiburg meant Peter Bosz's men are several points away from the top. Now they must win in the next match to continue the goal of reaching the top. However, meeting Bayern Munich has never been easy for the visitors because Bayer Leverkusen has received heavy defeat in all 4 visits to the Allianz Arena previously.
Bayer Leverkusen possible lineup: Lukas Hradecky, Sven Bender, Wendell, Jonathan Tah, Panagiotis Retsos, Charles Aránguiz, Kerem Demirbay, Moussa Diaby, Leon Bailey, Karim Bellarabi, Kevin Volland.
Bayern Munich and Bayer Leverkusen
In the last meet at Allianz Arena, Bayern Munich won 3-1.
Leverkusen is likely to struggle against Bayern Munich at the weekend. With superior strength in terms of force and the advantage of playing at home, Bayern Munich is highly expected to win. The home side has won 15 of their last 17 home games in the Bundesliga. They won 11 of their 15 wins by a margin of over one goal and another win for Bayern Munich is likely. There have been over 2.5 goals scored in each of the last 5 meetings between both sides in all competitions. That said, pick Bayern Munich to win by 1 goal with both sides to score.