Borussia Dortmund vs Bayer: prediction for the Bundesliga match
Borussia Dortmund finished the previous season at the 2nd place with 69 points, eight points away from Bayern, who were crowned champions. The Bumblebees recently beat 1860 Munchen in DFB-Pokal (3:0).
Haaland's departure to Manchester City was surely the biggest news of the summer transfer window. Dortmund club signed Adeyemi and Haller to replace him. Nico Schlotterbeck and Salih Ozcan are also among team's new signings. Sule was signed as a free agent.
Bayer started the season with a huge punch to the gut - team got eliminated from DFB-Pokal. Leverkusen side suffered an unexpected defeat to Elversberg (3:4). In the previous season team earned a 3rd spot in Bundesliga with 64 points.
Team didn't need too many new players, but still some signings were made. Lucas Alario left the team and 19-year old Sparta Prague forward, Adam Hlozek, came to replace him.
In seven latest matches Borussia Dortmund failed to score in the second half
In each of five latest head-to-head matches goal exchange took place
In five of seven latest matches Borussia was ahead after the first half
Cup matches showed level of teams' form at the moment. Borussia secured an easy victory, while Bayer suffered a defeat, conceding four goals. Dortmund team is surely a favourite here. The Bumblebees are looking to start the Bundesliga campaign with a victory.
Our prediction - Borussia Dortmund to win the match
Both teams have some brilliant offensive players, who can create a goal in any moment of the match. Head-to-head matches are usually exciting to watch and we are expecting another high-scoring game.
Our second bet is on total over 3,5 goals