Bundesliga – B Mönchengladbach – Eintracht Frankfurt on Match-day 11

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The Borussia Park sees Saturday action as Gladbach take on Frankfurt – 6:30pm GMT.

Currently sitting in fifth place, Frankfurt will travel to Gladbach, who are one places lower in the League and sit in sixth place.

B Mönchengladbach have 16 points to their name, going into this tie

Following a 2-2 draw against Wolfsburg, Gladbach will be hoping for more.

Also, Gladbach are quickly becoming the Bundesliga’s draw specialists, having recorded one in their last one game. With 16 points (4W, 2L and 4D), they are established in sixth position in the League having won four games, drawn four fixtures, and lost two meetings.

When Gladbach host Frankfurt, they will do so on the back of four wins and one losses on their own ground.

Victory for B Mönchengladbach would take their points tally to 19 so far this season.

Good Attacking Performance

They have a good scoring rate of 18 goals (16 from open play and two penalties). This is largely down to the efforts of their stand-out attackers – Marcus Thuram (7), Ramy Bensebaini (5), and Jonas Hofmann (3). Gladbach have conceded 14 goals.

Daniel Farke will be forced to make changes to the plans for his squad, as injury or illness has depleted him of five of his Gladbach players.

Eintracht Frankfurt’s Bundesliga season, has so far seen them gain 17 points, going into this game

Can Frankfurt make it three out of three, having turned over Bayer Leverkusen 5-1 and Bochum 3-0 in their last two games?

Also, Frankfurt keep finding ways to win, having secured five victories in their last seven games is astonishing this season. With 17 points, they currently sit fifth in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 5 wins, 3 losses and 2 draws having won five fixtures, drawn two meetings, and lost three matches.

Frankfurt will travel to Gladbach with a win record on the road that is quite unremarkable, with two victories, one draw, and one losse.

Winning this fixture will see Eintracht Frankfurt on 20 points.

Good Attacking Performance

Frankfurt will be pleased to have a good goal scoring record so far this season (21). This is largely down to the efforts of their stand-out attackers – Daichi Kamada (6), Randal Kolo Muani (3), and Jesper Lindstrom (3). Frankfurt have a poor defensive record so far, having conceded 17 goals in their previous fixtures.

Frankfurt may have to resort to second choice players, given the number of first choice players that are now unavailable through injury, illness or suspension.

B Mönchengladbach v Eintracht Frankfurt – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels Gladbach and Frankfurt have faced each other 45 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Gladbach’s favour (21 – 13). Further, Gladbach recent form against Frankfurt has been outstanding, winning on five out of the last eight meetings. The last time they played each other in this competition was May 2022 and the score line ended up with a 1-1 draw.

Other standout players for Gladbach are Ramy Bensebaini and Jonas Hofmann with five goals and three goals respectively and for Frankfurt are Randal Kolo Muani and Jesper Lindstrom with three goals and three goals respectively.