Bayer Leverkusen – FC Koln : Preview & Prediction
Bayer Leverkusen and Cologne play BayArena in a Bundesliga 10th round matchup. The history of direct confrontations played at this stadium indicates balance between these two teams, since there was 1 draw and 1 victory for each team in the last 3 matches. Indeed, the last time they met at this stadium was on 05-13-2017, in a Bundesliga match that ended in a draw for (2-2). The goals of the match were scored by S. Kießling (60 ‘) and J. Pohjanpalo (71’) for Bayer Leverkusen and M. Jojić (14 ‘) and L. Klünter (49’) for Cologne.
The home team is currently in 9th place with 12 points earned after 3 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, they drew at home to Wolfsburg by (2-2). In the last match, he won away to Borussia Mönchengladbach by (1-5). The team arrives at this meeting after a home win with Union Berlin by (4-1). For the championship, Bayer Leverkusen won 8 points in 12 chances, after 2 wins and 2 draws in the last 4 games he played in his stadium.
In this competition, you have not lost any of the last 4 games in your stadium. The team conceded goals in 7 out of the last 9 games, so it has not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored with great regularity, since it has always scored at least one goal in the last 9 games in this competition. In his home games there is a tendency towards goals, since 22 of his last 28 games finished with More of 2.5 goals. In 9 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 4 times and only got 1 turn on the scoreboard.
The Bayer Leverkusen team are trying to get closer to the top of the competition, the team is aiming for a place for the Champions League, but know that for this to happen you will have to seek a regularity of good results from now on. The home team comes from a beautiful victory in the last round, away from home, against the Monchengladbach team, by the score of 5×1, so it comes packed for this match. The team has been showing an excellent offensive sector, having scored fifteen goals in nine matches, and clings to this in order to get another win in the competition. The team should go on the pitch with a rather offensive game layout as it is their strong point.
After 2 draws and 7 losses, the visiting team is in 18th place, having won 2 points. In the last match, they drew with Werder Bremen at home (0-0), after their previous match had lost out in a game against Stuttgart, (2-1). The team arrives in this match after a win away with Hertha Berlin by (1-3). In the championship, the Cologne won 1 point in 15 possible, after 1 draw and 4 losses in the last 5 games they played as a visitor.
For this competition, do not win does 9 games. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 9 games for this competition. This is a team that scores a few times first. In fact, he failed to open the scoring in any of the last 9 Bundesliga games. In 9 games in this competition, he never managed to come back on the scoreboard in the 7 games in which he suffered the first goal.
The Colony team is making a terrible campaign until the moment, proof of this is that the lantern of the competition with only two points added in twenty-seven disputed. The team has been showing serious problems in both their defensive and offensive sectors as they have the worst defense of the competition with 17 goals conceded and also the worst attack with only 3 goals scored. In this round the team must find many problems, as they will face a team technically superior to yours, so you will have to overcome in the field if you want to achieve a good result. The coach should take to the field a team with more defensive style of play, as he will try to stop the opponent’s attack, an easy task.
Bayer Leverkusen – FC Koln : Betting Tips
Bayer Leverkusen – Win Odds: 1.45
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70