Bundesliga – Wolfsburg at home to B Mönchengladbach
Sixth placed Gladbach, are away to thirteenth placed Wolfsburg on Saturday.
This season’s Bundesliga campaign, has so far seen Wolfsburg achieve nine points
With Niko Kovac’s men stubbornly held to a 1-1 draw in their last match, he will hope to find the key to unlock the defence in this fixture.
Also, Niko Kovac’s Wolfsburg have lost four of their last eight meetings this season. Now they have 2 matches won, 4 games lost and 3 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in thirteenth place, with a total of nine points having won two games, drawn three matches, and lost four fixtures.
Playing at home, Wolfsburg have won one game, drawn two meetings, and lost one game.
A win in this fixture, would take Wolfsburg’s points from 9 to 12, so far this season.
With the Bundesliga season well into its stride, B Mönchengladbach have managed to gain 15 points
With two wins in a row under his belt, Daniel Farke takes his Gladbach team into this game full of confidence, and hopeful of another successive victory.
Also, Gladbach keep finding ways to win, having secured two victories in their last three games is astonishing this season. With 15 points (4W, 2L and 3D), they are established in sixth position in the League having won four fixtures, drawn three matches, and lost two meetings.
Gladbach will travel to Wolfsburg with a win record on the road that is quite unremarkable, with three draws and one losses.
Victory for B Mönchengladbach would take their points tally to 18 so far this season.
Good Attacking Performance
Gladbach will be pleased to have a good goal scoring record so far this season (16). This is largely down to the efforts of their stand-out attackers – Marcus Thuram (5), Ramy Bensebaini (5), and Jonas Hofmann (3). Gladbach have conceded 12 goals.
Gladbach are no strangers this season to illness and injury and Daniel Farke is concerned that Saturday’s fixture could see him without three of his key players
Wolfsburg v B Mönchengladbach – Head-to-Heads.
Regarding their historical duels Wolfsburg and Gladbach have faced each other 45 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Wolfsburg’s favour (22 – 13). In addition, Wolfsburg have seen victory in thirteen of the previous 20 matches against Gladbach. The last time both teams met in this competition was February 2022 and the score line ended up with a 2-2 draw.
For Wolfsburg, Lukas Nmecha is one of the top performing players after having scoredthree goals in nine League games this campaign, while Marcus Thuram is a top performing player who has scoredfive goals in nine League matches this season for Gladbach.
Other players of note for Wolfsburg are Lukas Nmecha and Yannick Gerhardt with three goals each and for Gladbach are Ramy Bensebaini and Jonas Hofmann with five goals and three goals respectively.