Borussia Monchengladbach missed out on the possibility to strengthen their place within the battle for the Bundesliga prime 4 on Tuesday with a toothless show at relegation threatened Werder Bremen, however they need to have sufficient about them to get again on observe on Sunday.
The high-flying Gladbach, thanks partly to Bayer Leverkusen’s dreadful midweek exhibiting, stay in 4th place however solely lead Bayer on objective distinction. RB Leipzig and Borussia Dortmund sit two and 4 factors above them respectively, so each end result issues at this stage.
Die Fohlen have, for probably the most half, been glorious this season. They’ve misplaced simply two of their final 10 Bundesliga matches and, till their draw at Werder Bremen on Tuesday, their solely dropped factors on this interval had come in opposition to fellow prime seven groups.
Union Berlin will not be up difficult for the Bundesliga title, however that doesn’t take something away from their incredible exhibiting of their debut Bundesliga marketing campaign.
Following their draw at house to Mainz in midweek they sit 13th within the desk, some 9 factors away from the automated relegation positions and solely eight factors adrift of a Europa League qualification spot. Nonetheless, their kind has began to dwindle considerably.
Eisern Union are winless of their final 5 Bundesliga outings and have solely received two of their final 14 video games. Away from house they’ve misplaced 9 of their 14 league video games and their beforehand dependable house kind might take a success because of the lack of raucous Stadion An der Alten Forsterei followers.
One factor Union ought to be capable of do on Sunday is use the web. They’ve scored in 9 of their final 11 away video games and face a Gladbach facet with simply two clear sheet at house within the league. With each groups discovering the web in all however two of Gladbach’s house video games this season, backing that to occur once more appears a good selection.
We do count on the hosts to get again to successful methods right here. They’ve scored a median of two.21 objectives per sport at Borussia-Park this season and, with two of Union’s final six street journeys ending in a 3-1 defeat, that’s the right rating prediction we’re going for.