Round three of the new Bundesliga season sees Bayern München put their title credentials to the test by visiting Bochum for a showdown at Vonovia Ruhrstadion this coming Sunday.Bochum triumphed in a 4-2 win against Bayern München, the last time they faced off. However, Bayern München secured a 7-0 win in the match before that.
How will Bochum react to suffering defeat in both the first and second match of the season? The answer to that question comes at Vonovia Ruhrstadion, when they welcome Bochum hoping for a bit of success.They are off to a perfect start to the season, and Bayern München now have plenty of confidence to build on on Sunday. Coming away with maximum points from the first two rounds is anyone's dream of beginning a season.
Bochum have been quite good at hitting the back of the net in recent matches, while also prone to conceding the odd goal against. In their last eight matches on the trot, both teams scored at least once.
Bochum are relatively average in the art of goal-scoring these days. They claimed a steady 13 goals in their previous ten matches, for an average of 1.3 goals per game. They simultaneously allowed their opponents 20 goals, or an average of two goals a game. Furthermore, they fought their way to one clean sheet in this run.
Bayern München show off whopping stats from their previous ten matches. They average 2.8 goals per game, scoring 28 times, while conceding ten. That makes an average of one per game, as they pulled off a clean sheet in four of the matches.
Bochum vs Bayern München Prediction
Bochum managed one win in the last three matches, which was a 0-3 victory against FC Viktoria 1889 Berlin. They went on to lose 1-2 against Mainz 05, before getting dumped in a 3-2 defeat against Hoffenheim.Bochum managed to win two of their past six home matches in the Bundesliga. In the remaining four, they drew one and lost three, as they scored five and conceded eight goals.
It has the look of a season in which a relegation battle will play a major part for Bochum, who naturally dream of extending their stay in the Bundesliga.
In their last three matches, Bayern München drew 2-2 with Wolfsburg, beat Eintracht by 1-6 and beat Wolfsburg by 2-0.Bayern München won three of a possible six away matches in the Bundesliga, as well as playing two draws and suffering one defeat. They scored 17 while also conceding eight times.
The big goal of the season for Bayern München is naturally winning the title, and a place inside the top two at least should be possible in the upcoming Bundesliga season.
Bayern München are on the look-out for a win, and we expect them to claim it in a high scoring match, when they visit Bochum at Vonovia Ruhrstadion this coming Sunday.
Bochum vs Bayern München Stats
- In 9 of the last 11 matches Bochum played, both teams scored
- Bochum have conceded in 16 of the last 18 home matches
- Bochum have scored in 14 of the last 15 matches
- Bochum have conceded in 15 of the last 17 matches
- In 6 of the last 7 home matches Bochum played, both teams scored
- Bayern München have scored in 50 of the last 52 away matches
- Bayern München have scored in 34 of the last 36 matches
- In 7 of the last 8 matches Bayern München played, both teams scored
- In the last 5 away matches in a row Bayern München played, both teams scored
- Bayern München have conceded in the last 8 matches in a row
Bochum vs Bayern München Team News
Bochum could have up to six missing players for various reasons for their upcoming match against Bayern München on Sunday.
Christopher Antwi-Adjej, Gerrit Holtmann, Konstantinos Stafylidis, Jannes-Kilian Horn, Jacek Goralski and Danilo Soares are missing from the squad, Bochum will field against Bayern Münchenon Sunday.
Bayern München could have up to seven players on the injured and absent players for their match this coming Sunday at Vonovia Ruhrstadion
Names like Serge Gnabry, Leon Goretzka, Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, Jamal Musiala, Manuel Neuer, Alphonso Davies and Leon Goretzka most likely won't be deemed fit enough to play Bochum.Jamal Musiala sits this one out following a positive Covid-19 test.
Bochum vs Bayern München H2H
Supporters will be hoping to see a similarly thrilling encounter, as it turned out to be the last time Bochum played against Bayern München. It finished 4-2 in a great match between the pair.Bayern München will be excited about a meeting with Bochum, who have found it hard to deal with their upcoming visitors. Bayern München go into the match with a 7-2-1 advantage. The bookies have Bayern München to win this match at best price odds of 1.22.
Bochum vs Bayern München Results
Keep an eye out for goals as Bayern München visit Bochum, since their ten matches saw over 2.5 goals scored nine times. Best priced odds on over 2.5 goals are 1.28 at the bookmakers.
Bochum vs Bayern München Betting Tips
With three goals in six matches Simon Zoller has been a regular feature on the scoresheet in recent matches, making him a tempting betting prospect, when going up against Bayern München and their defence. The visitors hope Jamal Musiala adds another to his current tally of four goals in his latest matches.
Bochum claimed four wins, drew three and lost three of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Bayern München won six, drew two and lost two of their last 10 games away.Both sides have been rather generous in recent weeks, with Bochum only managing a clean sheet in two of their last 10 games on home soil. Bayern München arrive at Vonovia Ruhrstadion having kept their opponent from scoring in two of their last 10 away games.
Both teams to score was a winning bet seven times in the last ten encounters between these two rivals, while at least four goals happened six times. Bochum managed an average of 1.2 goals, while Bayern München averaged three goals a game.There were over 2.5 goals scored in eight of Bochum’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They scored an average of 2.2 goals during this run.Over 2.5 goals happened in eight of the visitor's last ten games this season. On average, they scored three times in those matches.