With the battle for supremacy in the Bundesliga heating more than ever between sides Dortmund and M’Gladbach. The weekend will clearly define the position of both sides as the two emerging title contenders clash at Borrusia Park. The match schedules for the 7th match with kickoff at 20:30 GMT.
A late strike from Lars Stindi was enough to seal off the win for M’gladback after a heated fixture with Augsburg, which ended in a 3-2 win. The win elevated the side who are currently fourth on the Bundesliga.
Coach Marco Rose has really elevated the status of the club this season. The side is yet to register a loss in their past five encounters in the Bundesliga. The side hopes for Champions League football this summer despite stiff competition.
An early goal by wonderkid Jordan Sancho was enough to seal off a win for Borrusia Dortmund over Freiburg. The Black and Yellow are currently cruising in the Bundesliga with massive wins thanks to the sprawl in young talent in the squad.
After securing a ticket with the first win over PSG in the Champions League Round of 16, coach Favre will have to focus on another Bundesliga campaign. However, the rise to the top is not easy, especially with stiff competition.
Borrusia Monchengladbach vs. Borrusia Dortmund Head to Head
Both sides have met in 27 games with Dortmund taking home the lions share with 18 wins while M’gladbach contends with six wins. Here is a look at their previous encounters:
Dortmund 1-0 M’gladbach
M’gladbach 0-2 Dortmund
Dortmund 2-1 M’gladbach
M’gladbach 0-1 Dortmund
Dortmund 6-1 M’gladbach
M’gladbach 2-3 Dortmund
Dortmund 4-1 M’gladbach
M’gladbach 1-3 Dortmund
Borussia Dortmund Team News
After weeks on the sidelines, forward Marco Reus returned to full-field returning and sets to make a comeback. In absence, new signing Haaland has become a common figure to fill the space. The wonder kid has elicited interest from several top clubs. Thorgan Hazard has also become a constant figure in Lavre’s plan.
Borrusia Monchengladbach Team News
Attacking option of Dennis Zakaria is still being assessed ahead of the match with the star falling ill with an unknown illness. Ibrahima Traore also went down with an illness will be assessed ahead of the match. Center forward, Marcus Tharum also picked up knee problems and will seat on the sidelines ahead of the match.
Prediction and Odds
It aims to be an intensifying match with each team with equal opportunities for pulling off a win.
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