Bundesliga Matchday 31 Betting Preview and Tips

By Carl Lewis

04 June 2020, by Carl Lewis

Bundesliga Matchday 31 Betting Preview and Tips

Bundesliga Matchday 31 Betting Preview and Tips. We preview the big fixtures from Matchday 31, with a best bet and tips included to help your bet slips.

Friday 11 June

20:30 – Hoffenheim (6.30) v RB Leipzig (1.43)

Hoffenheim are on a 4 match unbeaten run (W2, D2), scoring 1 first-half goal in all 4 (HT: W2, D2) and with both teams scoring in 3. One of these wins marked just their second clean sheet this year (W4, D4, L5) with Hoffenheim seeing only 2 goalless first halves in 2020. At home, the hosts have drawn only once in 15 league games (W6, L8) losing ‘to-nil’ in 4 of the 8 home defeats, including the last two.

 RB Leipzig are unbeaten in 11 matches (W4, D7) and kept a clean sheet on 5 times (W3, D2. Impressively, the visitors have shut out the opposition in 4 of their last 5 away league games (W3, D2). Leipzig are also yet to concede more than 2 in any half of away football. They also won the reverse fixture 3-1 earlier in the season.

Best Bet: BTTS and no draw at 1.95

Saturday 12 June

15:30 – Fortuna Düsseldorf (8.00) v Borussia Dortmund (1.36)

Fortuna Düsseldorf have lost just 1 of their last 8 matches (W2, D5, L1), but are still in a deep relegation scrap. Their last 3 losses were by at least a 3-goal margin, as did the reverse fixture against Borussia Dortmund. They’ve lost 10 consecutive matches against the Bundesliga’s current top five. However, at home, they’re unbeaten in their last 4 games (W1, D3), and have seen both teams score in 5 of the last 6. 

Dortmund have won 9 of their last 9 Bundesliga matches, with five of those victories coming despite a -1 handicap. Their 1-0 win over Hertha last weekend was their third game from the last 5 to see under 2.5 goals, a joint league-high 19 of their Bundesliga fixtures this season have produced over 3.5. Away from home, they’ve won four straight Bundesliga matches. 

Best Bet: Borussia Dortmund (-1) at 1.90

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18:30 – Bayern Munich (1.38) v Borussia Monchengladbach (7.50)

6 of Bayern Munich’s 12 league wins this year have yielded a margin of 3+ goals. Bayern have averaged precisely 3.0 goals per match and outscored opponents by an exact 3:1 ratio (GF 90, GA 30). After a 5-0 rout of Fortuna Düsseldorf, Bayern are currently unbeaten in eight Bundesliga home fixtures (W7, D1). 

Borussia Mönchengladbach lost 1-0 to Freiburg last week to make their record (W2, D1, L2) after the restart. Across those 5 games, 3 saw over 2.5 goals. Interestingly, fourth-placed Mönchengladbach beat Bayern 2-1 in the reverse fixture.

Best Bet: Bayern Munich win and BTTS at 2.15

Sunday 13 June

18:00 – Schalke 04 (5.80) v Bayer Leverkusen (1.55)

Schalke’s winless run is now at 12 matches (D5, L7) after their 1-1 daw with Union Berlin. As such, 13 Schalke’s 30 Bundesliga matches have see under 2.5 goals, which is little surprise considering the ‘Königsblauen’ have failed to score in a league-high 10 matches this season.

Bayer Leverkusen are chasing a UCL spot will likely take everything or nothing from this match as they have drawn just 1 of their last 18 matches (W12, L5). Matches haven’t been too close of late, with 5 of their last 6 league outings being settled by at least a two-goal margin. They have won in 8 of their 11 Bundesliga away games when the bookie’s favourites. they also beat Schalke 201 in the reverse fixture.

Best Bet: Under 2.5 goals at 2.10



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