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Union Berlin visit Allianz Arena this coming Saturday for a Bundesliga fixture with home side Bayern Munich.

Bayern Munich rank second with 32 points to their name from 12 matches, while visitors Union Berlin rank 17th in the table on seven points.

Bayern Munich came away with three points from the latest encounter with Union Berlin. It would be a surprise if they fail do to it again, when they face each other this coming Saturday.

Bayern Munich are in eminent form in the goal scoring department, banging in 36 goals in their previous ten matches. This creates an average of 3.6 goals per game. They held on for a clean sheet in five of these, conceding eight goals for an average of 0.8 per game.

Union Berlin travel to their next Bundesliga match, averaging a lowly 0.4 goals per game in their last ten matches. They scored a disappointing total of four goals, while also conceding 25 goals. That amounts to an average of 2.5 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring zero times.

The last time the pair played each other Bayern Munich came away as 3-0 winners, and rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind on Saturday.

Bayern Munich vs Union Berlin Prediction

Bayern Munich Form

Bayern Munich collected seven points from their last three matches, as they ran out 4-2 and 0-1 winners against FC Heidenheim and FC Koln, respectively. Against FC Copenhagen, they had to settle for a draw after a 0-0 draw. Bayern Munich won five of their last six Bundesliga matches at the Allianz Arena, scoring 27 and conceding five along they way. They also drew once as they remained without defeat.

Union Berlin Form

Union Berlin claimed just one win from the last six away games in the Bundesliga. They also drew zero and were defeated five times, as they were outscored by 14 goals to seven.

Anything but a home win for Bayern Munich will be a massive surprise, and with goals flowing freely Union Berlin could be in for a hammering.

Bayern Munich showed very little mercy in their last five games against teams from the bottom six. They claimed 15 points and five wins after scoring 23 goals and conceding three. No other side in the Bundesliga claimed as many points against teams from the bottom. Union Berlin fought their way to zero wins and zero points from their last five games against teams inside the top six. They were on target two times in these matches, but also let in 16 goals. Bayern Munich have a record of ten wins, two draws and zero defeats in the Bundesliga this season. Union Berlin are looking at two wins, one draw and nine defeats in the Bundesliga.

Bayern Munich vs Union Berlin Stats

  • Bayern Munich have scored in 61 of the last 63 matches
  • In 26 of the last 28 Bayern Munich matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Bayern Munich have scored in 48 of the last 50 home matches
  • In the last 11 Bayern Munich home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Bayern Munich have not lost 20 of the last 22 matches
  • Union Berlin have not won the last 15 matches in a row
  • Union Berlin have conceded in the last 17 matches in a row
  • Union Berlin have lost 6 of the last 8 matches without scoring a goal
  • Union Berlin have lost 13 of the last 15 matches
  • Union Berlin have lost 5 of the last 7 away matches without scoring a goal

Bayern Munich vs Union Berlin Squads

Bayern Munich Squad

The 50-year-old coach of the home team, Thomas Tuchel, will select the lineup against Union Berlin from the squad below. The information in the brackets refers to goals scored and matches played in the Bundesliga this season:

Daniel Peretz (0/0), Manuel Neuer (0/4), Sven Ulreich (0/8), Tom Huelsmann (0/0), Alphonso Davies (0/11), Bouna Sarr (0/2), Dayot Upamecano (1/10), Matthijs de Ligt (1/7), Min-Jae Kim (0/12), Noussair Mazraoui (0/10), Raphael Guerreiro (1/2), Tarek Buchmann (0/0), Aleksandar Pavlovic (0/3), Frans Kraetzig (0/3), Joshua Kimmich (0/10), Konrad Laimer (0/12), Leon Goretzka (2/10), Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting (2/11), Harry Kane (18/12), Jamal Musiala (2/7), Kingsley Coman (3/10), Leroy Sane (8/12), Mathys Tel (3/10), Serge Gnabry (0/4), Thomas Muller (1/10).

Union Berlin Squad

This is the full squad of players that the Union Berlin head coach Bjelica will select from for his starting XI:

Alexander Schwolow (0/0), Frederik Roennow (0/12), Jakob Busk (0/0), Yannic Stein (0/0), Christopher Trimmel (0/10), Danilho Doekhi (1/8), Diogo Leite (0/12), Jerome Roussillon (0/9), Leonardo Bonucci (1/6), Oluwaseun Ogbemudia (0/0), Paul Jaeckel (0/3), Robin Gosens (4/12), Robin Knoche (0/9), Aissa Laidouni (0/12), Alex Kral (0/10), Aljoscha Kemlein (0/2), Andras Schafer (0/1), Brenden Aaronson (0/8), Janik Haberer (0/9), Josip Juranovic (0/6), Lucas Tousart (0/6), Rani Khedira (0/2), Benedict Hollerbach (0/7), David Datro Fofana (0/11), Kevin Behrens (4/12), Kevin Volland (1/7), Laurenz Dehl (0/0), Malick Sanogo (0/0), Mikkel Kaufmann (0/6), Sheraldo Becker (0/10).

Bayern Munich vs Union Berlin Team News

Bayern Munich could have as many as seven players on the injured and absent list, when they face up to Union Berlin on Saturday.

Noussair Mazraoui, Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, Min-Jae Kim, Jamal Musiala, Matthijs de Ligt, Tarek Buchmann and Raphael Guerreiro are missing from the squad, Bayern Munich will field against Union Berlinthis coming Saturday.

Union Berlin will have to make do without a group of three missing from their roster prior to their upcoming match this coming Saturday against Bayern Munich. Kevin Volland is ineligible for selection in the Union Berlin squad, as he is suspended.

Union Berlin need to do without Sheraldo Becker and Danilho Doekhi, who are not fit enough to travel to Allianz Arena.

Bayern Munich vs Union Berlin Lineups

Bayern Munich vs Union Berlin H2H

It finished with a 3-0 win for Bayern Munich in the most recent meeting between the two sides. Will they be able to put the brakes on their opponent again on Saturday at Allianz Arena, or will Union Berlin manage to assert some revenge? Bayern Munich seem to have a great read on Union Berlin, winning five times of the previous eight matches in the Bundesliga. The bookies best betting odds on a home win are at 1/7.

Bayern Munich vs Union Berlin Results

In the past eight matches between home side Bayern Munich and Union Berlin both teams found the back of the net five times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1/1.

Bayern Munich vs Union Berlin Betting Tips

It has been a great season for Harry Kane so far as he currently has 18 goals on his account during this season. He also hit the net ten times in his last six games, leaving Bayern Munich hoping he delivers against Union Berlin this coming Saturday as well. Siding with him to score in the upcoming game seems like a reasonable choice.

Bayern Munich claimed seven wins in the previous 10 matches at home across all tournaments, as well as drawing two and losing one. Union Berlin won one of their last 10 away games, as they also drew two and lost seven of these matches. Keep an eye out for both teams not to score at Allianz Arena, as BTTS only came out five times in the previous 10 Bundesliga matches here for Bayern Munich. Both teams scored in five of the previous 10 away games for Union Berlin.

In the last eight encounters between Bayern Munich and Union Berlin over 2.5 goals came out four times, as Bayern Munich averaged 2.4 goals a game. Union Berlin scored an average of 0.77 goals in these, while both teams scored five times. In their previous ten matches across all tournaments Bayern Munich saw over 2.5 goals scored eight times, and they scored 2.9 goals on average during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in four of Union Berlin's previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 0.5 goals in these matches.