Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen will be played on Friday 18th August at the Allianz Arena. Kick off time will take place at 19:30 GMT +1. Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen is the match that kick starts the new Bundesliga season.
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Whilst the first league match can always lead to surprises as form still has to kick in, Bayern Munich have already played their first competitive match. They won the the DFL-Supercup against rivals Borussia Dortmund. On the other hand, this will be the first competitive match for Bayer Leverkusen. Bayern Munich is by far the strongest side, having dominated domestically for the last years. Bayer Leverkusen are not the force they used to be in the early 2000’s but they always seem to up their performances when they face Bayern Munich. That said Bayer Leverkusen have not been very successful in Munich as they managed only 3 wins in 39 matches. Bayern Munich will miss several players, Jerome Boateng, Juan Bernat, Thiago and James Rodriguez. Bayer Leverkusen will miss Tin Jedvaj and Stefan Kiessling.
Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen Betting Odds
According to bookmakers, this match has no story. The Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen betting odds are very much in favour of Bayern Munich. Placing a bet on Bayern Munich to win is being offered at 1.22 whilst a Bayer Leverkusen win is being offered at 13.00. A draw between these two sides can be backed at 6.50. Another interesting bet to place is that on the Goals Over/Under 2.5. To back the bet over 2.5, the odds offered are 1.44 whilst backing under 2.5 is being offered at 2.70. We recommend backing Goals Over 2.5 as we forecast many goals. To find the best Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen betting odds please visit Bet365.
Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen Prediction
Whilst Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen is a match between two good sides, the strength and experience Bayern Munich have makes them clear favourites. That said, the absence of Jerome Boateng will lead to a weaker defense therefore Bayern Munich may struggle to keep a clean sheet. The match will definitely be entertaining that will lead to several goals.
Foot Odds Prediction: Bayern Munich 3 Bayer Leverkusen 1