Hertha Berlin welcomes Bayern Munich in a match of the 7th round of the German Bundesliga.
Hertha Berlin: The home team is currently holding the 11th position in the league. They managed to win 8 points after 2 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses. In their last match, for the UEFA Europa League, they got an away loss against Ostersunds FK by (1‑0). Also, defensive consistency hasn’t been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 5 of the last 6 Bundesliga matches. For this game, they will have a significant absence, striker Ibisevic, who was sent off in the last match.
Bayern Munich: The away team is holding the 3rd position in the league. After 4 wins, a draw and a loss, they have 13 points won. Bayern Munich fired their coach Carlo Ancelotti after a 3-0 defeat away to Paris SG on Wednesday, despite the fact that he had the second-best points per game ratio of all Bayern coaches. Opposite to their rival, the away team offence has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 5 of the last 6 matches for this competition. Beside Neuer, for this match, Bernat is also injured.
Conclusion: Although Bayern has recorded awful start to a Bundesliga season they are still a cut above the vast majority of their domestic opponents. Also, they had an extra day for resting from European matches as Hertha played on Thursday. The match might be tight but Bayern should win.
|18.02.17||BUN||Hertha Berlin||B Munich||1 : 1|
|21.09.16||BUN||B Munich||Hertha Berlin||3 : 0|
|23.04.16||BUN||Hertha Berlin||B Munich||0 : 2|
|28.11.15||BUN||B Munich||Hertha Berlin||2 : 0|
|25.04.15||BUN||B Munich||Hertha Berlin||1 : 0|