Saturday, 3 February 2018

Mainz vs Bayern Munich Match Preview, Possible Lineups + Other Today's Bundesliga Fixtures

Mainz will enter round 21 in 15th place on 20 points so far.
 Mainz 05 vs Bayern Munich
German Bundesliga
Date: Saturday, 3 February 2018
Kick-Off at 15:30 Nigerian Time
Venue: OPEL Arena, Mainz
That puts them only three above the relegation playoff slot in a pretty packed race down toward the bottom.

They have one win and three losses in their last five matches, so they are not in the best of form.

As for Bayern, they are on top of the pile once again with 50 points.

They are a full 16 clear already and have won each of their last five matches running now. At home, Mainz have been decent so far.

They have amassed 16 of their points there via five wins and a draw in ten matches.

They have two wins and a draw in their last five matches there, but they do have issues conceding with 15 given up at home.

Bayern's away record indicates they have very small cracks when playing away. They do have two losses but still have taken 22 points from 30 possible.

They have won four of their last five and have won their last three straight.

TEAM NEWS:

Mainz - Manager Sandro Schwarz will be missing winger Karim Onisiwo due to fitness concerns. 

Bayern Munich  - Coach Jupp Heynckes is unable to call upon goalkeeper Manuel Neuer or midfielder Thiago due to injuries.


TEAM FORMS:

Mainz have four losses and a win in their last five matches.

Bayern have won each of their last five matches.

Mainz (3-5-2): Zentner; Gbarmin, Hack, Diallo; Donati, Serdar, de Jong, Latza, Brosinski; Quaison, Muto.

Bayern (4-3-3): Ulreich; Kimmich, Boateng, Sule, Alaba; James, Rudy, Vidal; Muller, Ribery, Lewandowksi.

KEY STATS:
  • Bayern have met Mainz 24 times.
  • In those matches, they have 17 wins, three draws, and four losses to date.
 PREDICTION:

Mainz 2-1 This is going to be an over 2.5 game but at the end Bayern will narrowly defeat the home team.

TODAY'S GERMAN BUNDESLIGA FIXTURES IN FULL 

15:30  —   Freiburg VS Bayer Leverkusen

15:30  —   Hertha Berlin VS Hoffenheim

15:30  —   Mainz 05 VS  Bayern Munich

15:30  —   Schalke 04 VS Werder Bremen

15:30  —   Wolfsburg VS VfB Stuttgart

18:30  —   Borussia Moenchengladbach VS RasenBallsport Leipzig

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