A few days after having their way crossed in the German Championship, Werder Bremen and Bayern Munich are dueling again. This Wednesday, April 24, the duel is worth a place in the decision of the German Cup 2018/2019. It will be held at the Weserstadion in Bremen, starting at 3:45 p.m. (Brasília time). In the Bundesliga meeting, which took place at Allianz Arena in Munich, the Bavarians took the field and won 1-0.
The tournament is set in knockout games. The winner advances. In the event of a tie, an extension of 30 minutes is made. If equality persists the definition made through penalty kicks.
The defeat in Munich was the first of Werder Bremen in 2019. The team defended an unbeaten record that lasted 14 matches (seven wins and seven draws). The fact that the team was less than 13 minutes into the second half when Serbian midfielder Milos Veljkovic was sent off.Even at a numerical disadvantage Werder was able to withstand until he conceded an almost accidental goal. In a weak shot from outside defender Niklas Sule from outside the area, a half-way shuffle took Czech keeper Jiri Pavlenka out of the way, causing the net to be parked in 46 points (12 wins, 10 draws and eight losses) in the standings table of the German Championship. It is in eighth place with four points of disadvantage compared to Hoffenheim, sixth place, which closes the zone of classification for international competitions.As principal, the performance numbers are slightly better. Bremen are the seventh best owner of the Bundesliga. Of the 45 points that played in his stadium, won 26 (seven wins, five draws and three losses) having scored 31 goals and suffered 23.In the German Cup, they opened the campaign by beating Worms 6-1 (away from home) and in the sequence went 5-1 in SC Weiche-08 (away). The big duel happened against Borussia Dortmund in Signal Iduna Park. After a 1-1 draw in regular time and a 2-2 draw in extra time, he won the penalty shootout. In the quarterfinals, again as a visitor, he made 2-0 at Schalke.
The win against Bremen ensured Bayern Munich remained at the top of the Bundesliga. The team reached 70 points (22 wins, four draws and four losses), keeping their advantage one point ahead of second-placed Borussia Dortmund, who beat Freiburg 4-0 the day after.With no space for slips in the German Championship, there has been no way to prioritize competitions. For Wednesday’s duel, he will probably still not be able to count on goalkeeper Manuel Neuer, who is still recovering from injury. Also in the infirmary are midfielders Arjen Robben and James Rodriguez and defender Matt Hummels.In the German Cup, Bayern made their debut against Drochtersen / Assel by 1-0 at home. Then, again as a visitor, made 2 to 1 in Rodinghausen. There were more problems in the next phases. In Berlin, they drew 2-2 with Hertha in regular time and scored 1-0 in overtime. In the quarterfinals, at home for the first time, made 5 to 4 in the Heidenheim, having Niklas Sule, that can not act on Wednesday, expelled.
1. Latest info before playing Werder Bremen vs Bayern!
On the field, it is unbeaten in the last 8 matches, recording 5 wins and 3 draws.
He scored at least 1 goal in each of the last 15 official games played at home, and in 13 of the 15 games he received a goal.
In 9 of the last 11 games they have played on their own ground have scored over 2.5 goals.
In DFB Pokal, he passed Worms, Weiche-08, Dortmund and Schalke.
He played away all four cup matches.
In the match with Schalke in the quarter-finals he did not receive the goal, but in the previous 3 matches he has scored a goal every time.
Nuri Sahin is suspended after seeing 2 yellow (or red) in the match at Schalke.
He is in good shape, suffering only 1 failure in the last 14 matches played in all competitions.
In the last 3 games played in the away game scored, but he also received the goal.
In 6 of the last 8 games they have played outside scored over 2.5 goals.
In the previous tours of the DFB Pokal passed over: Drochtersen / Assel, Rodinghausen, Hertha and Heidenheim; the only game played at home was with Heidenheim.
He received a goal in each of the last 3 cup games; for the match with Hertha needed extra time to qualify.
In the last three games he played in DFB Pokal, he scored over 2.5 goals.
According to fcbayern.com, James Rodriguez and Mats Hummels are available again, but Niko Kovac will not be able to rely on Niklas Sule (suspended) and Manuel Neuer and Arjen Robben (injured).
2. Werder Bremen vs Bayern teams likely!
Werder Bremen (4-3-1-2) – Pavlenka – Gebre Selassie, Langkamp, Moisander, Augustinsson – Maximilian Eggestein, Mohwald, Klassen – Kruse – Harnik, Rashica.
Bayern (4-4-2) – Ulreich – Kimmich, Hummels, Boateng, Alaba – Gnabry, Martinez, Alcantara, Coman – Lewandowski, Muller.
Football Prediction of the Day Werder Bremen vs Bayern Munich
Although Bayern Munich clearly have technical superiority, the visitors’ home factor and embezzlement bring a better balance to the match and make the prognosis in the draw a good option for Wednesday’s showdown with the German Cup semi-finals 2018 / 2019.
Bet Tips: DRAW
Although this game is played at Werder Bremen, I think Bayern will win and will score over 1.5 goals during the actual game.
In 20 of the last 24 direct bouts, Bayern has scored and scored at least 2 goals.
In 11 of the last 12 straight encounters at Werder Bremen, Bayern has won and over 1.5 goals.
In the previous 4 straight games in the DFB Pokal, Bayern came out winning and was over 1.5 goals.
Werder Bremen received at least 1 goal in 13 of the last 15 official matches played at home.
In 2 of the last three DFB Pokal games, Bayern has won and scored at least 2 goals.
Prediction Today: Werder Bremen