Bayer Leverkusen vs Bayern Munich LIVE in Bundesliga: Preview, Squad News and Dream11 Prediction, LEV vs BAY live streaming, follow for live updates: Julian Nagelsmann returns to the stadium where he made his name but this time circumstances are very different.
Bundesliga LIVE: Where and when is the match being played?
Bayer Leverkusen will host Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga at 7:00 PM IST on Sunday that is 17.10.2021. The live match will be telecasted on the Sony Sports network. It will also be available for live streaming on the Sony LIV platform and Jio TV.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Bayern Munich LIVE in Bundesliga: Game preview
The Bavarians will be looking to bounce back after their disappointing defeat to Eintracht Frankfurt at home. Julian Nagelsmann would want to make a statement by defeating Leverkusen, who breathing just down their neck at the table.
The Eternal Bridesmaids have surprised many as they are now level on points with Bayern Munich with 16 points. Gerardo Seoane would want this run to continue as Leverkusen would want to step a strong foundation in their race to qualify for the Champions League.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Bayern Munich: Squad News and Injuries
Robert Andrich is suspended for this game. He has played very well for them in the midfield this season. Apart from that Leverkusen has no other major injury or suspension concerns.
Benjamin Pavard is not available for this game as he is suspended. The bigger question is the availability of Lucas Hernandez. The Frenchman is available despite his legal troubles, as a result of which it is not clear whether Nagelsmann will start him or not?
Bayer Leverkusen vs Bayern Munich: Head to Head stats
Gerardo Seoane vs Julian Nagelsmann
This will be the first time the two managers are facing each other.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Bayern Munich Head to Head
The two German sides have faced each other 33 times, the Bavarians have won 21 times. While Leverkusen has won six times and the rest of the six games have ended in stalemate.
Bayern Leverkusen vs Bayern Munich: Predicted Team Line-ups
Bayer Leverkusen: Lukas Hradecky, Jeremie Frimpong, Odilon Kossounou, Jonathan Tah, Piero Hincapie, Charles Aranguiz, Kerem Demirbay, Karim Bellarabi, Florian Wirtz, Moussa Diaby, Patrik Schick.
Bayern Munich: Manuel Neuer, Josip Stanisic, Dayot Upamecano, Niklas Sule, Alphonso Davies, Joshua Kimmich, Leon Goretzka, Serge Gnabry, Thomas Muller, Leroy Sane, Robert Lewandoski.
Players to watch out for Bayer Leverkusen vs Bayern Munich Live
Bayer Leverkusen: Florian Wirtz
The youngster will be tested to his limits in this game. Patrick Schick will try to draw the defenders towards creating space for the youngster. It will be up to him whether he is able to keep a cool head or not because only then he could cause Bayern some damage.
Bayern Munich: Robert Lewandoski
The Pole hasn’t been able to find the back of the net regularly this season. Usually, he is very reliable, however, he is unable to find the back of the net then the Bavarians will be in trouble. It is imperative that he manages to find the back of the net for his team.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Bayer Munich: Dream11
DEF: Jeremie Frimpong, Jonathan Tah, Dayot Upamecano, Alphonso Davies
MID: Ganabry, Karim Bellarabi, Joshua Kimmich (VC), Florian Wirtz
ATT: Thomas Muller, Robert Lewandoski (C)
Bayer Leverkusen 0 vs Bayern Munich 2