Defending champions and leaders Bayern Munich seek to extend their winning streak to six matches when they host Werder Bremen as they resume their Bundesliga campaign after the international break. Predictions and odds for this Bayern Munich versus Werder Bremen match to be played at Allianz Arena are available.
Bayern edged Dortmund 3-2 in the Der Klassiker the last time out for their fifth win in succession in the league. It was their third away win in their last five league fixtures.
That five-win romp was preceded by Bayern’s lone loss so far, 4-1 at Hoffenheim.
The victory moved Hansi Flick’s men back to the top of the tournament with 18 points after seven matches and they are up by two points over second placers RB Leipzig.
At Signal Iduna Park, Marco Reus shoved Dortmund ahead late in the first half but David Alaba equalised with a deflected shot after a clever free-kick routine in injury time.
Robert Lewandowski headed in from Lucas Hernandez's cross in the 48th minute and set up Leroy Sane for a 3-1 Bayern Munich lead after 80 minutes.
Erling Haaland rounded Manuel Neuer to give Dortmund hope with a goal in the 83rd but Dortmund could not find the leveller.1-1 DRAWS
Bremen head into this match after they posted a fourth straight 1-1 draw the last time at home against Koln. Before that, they had the same result at Freiburg, at home against Hoffeheim and at Eintracht Frankfurt.
Those draws were preceded by a 1-0 home victory over promoted side Arminia Bielefeld.
Florian Kohfeldt’s squad are in ninth spot with 10 points, and are eight points behind Bayern.
Bayern have won their last 19 league meetings with Breen, the latest a 1-0 win at Weserstadion. In their last league clash at Allianz Arena, Bayern demolished Bremen 6-1.
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