Match Preview: Borussia Mönchengladbach vs. Werder Bremen

Updated: August 30, 2013


Match Date: 31 August 2013 (local time)

Venue: Stadion im BORUSSIA-PARK


Borussia Mönchengladbach hopes to seal its second victory when they go against Werder Bremen. Capitalizing on their home court advantage, expect to see the club deny Werder Bremen’s relentless attacks.



Borussia Mönchengladbach

A slow start best describes the Foals’ current performance. After their strong finish last season, the club struggles in securing consecutive wins. It has only won once out of its last 3 matches. The rest were disappointing losses against Bayern Munchen and Bayer Leverkusen.
Entering the match against Werder Bremen, the squad will miss out Mahmoud Dahoud due to an injury. Fortunately, the face-off shall be held at their territory, thus, giving them an outright home court advantage.


Werder Bremen

Werder Bremen’s current form speaks of a different story compared to Borussia Mönchengladbach. Improvements are highly manifested, as the club is now one of the league’s top performers.
Its last 3 matches saw them fly away with 2 consecutive victories. Yet, they crumbled during their last encounter. Like the Foals, Werder Bremen is also looking forward to sealing another triumph to strengthen their campaign this season.


Online betting tip: Borussia Mönchengladbach succeeds with 2 goals

Despite its consecutive losses, the Foals, still, get the upper-hand in the upcoming match. Its previous defeats are quite understandable knowing that they were up against 2 of the league’s giant clubs.


Expect the Foals to strengthen its defence and stick to doing the 4-4-2.


As for Werder Bremen’s side, there is a high possibility for Franco di Santo’s return after being missed out due to an injury. However, knowing that there is a strong defence wall that await them, the club should focus on scoring.
Overall, the match is most likely to be a close one with the Foals edging out Werder Bremen.



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