Probable Lineups


Probable Lineups Statistical Comparison

(48) 31 Goals 47 (74)
(37) 23 Assists 35 (54)
(6.5) 6.8 Average Ratings 7.1 (6.8)
24.6 Average Age 26.7
183.3 Average Height (cm) 181.9
(0.9) 0.9 Shots pg 1.5 (1.2)
(46%) 49% Aerial Duel Success 58% (56%)
(0.9) 0.7 Dribbles pg 0.9 (1.3)
(1.3) 1 Tackles pg 1.2 (1.5)
* Values in brackets (x) are overall player statistics in Bundesliga.

Missing Players

Player Reason Status Rating
Andrey Lunev Out 6.06
Karim Bellarabi Doubtful 6.01
Patrik Schick Doubtful 6.66
Charles Aránguiz Doubtful 6.41
Player Reason Status Rating
Lucas Hernández Out 6.63
Manuel Neuer Out 6.82
Eric Choupo-Moting Out 7.25

Team News

  • Xabi Alonso may rotate after the Europa League on Thursday, but striker Patrik Schick is struggling with a niggling groin problem.
  • Karim Bellarabi has been feeling unwell and is doubtful. Backup goalkeeper Andrey Lunev has a back injury, and Charles Aranguiz continues to struggle with a calf injury.
  • Striker Eric Choupo-Moting is ruled out with a back injury.
  • Yann Sommer has taken over in goal after captain Manuel Neuer broke his leg in a skiing accident.
  • Lucas Hernández suffered an ACL injury during the World Cup and will not play again this season.


  • Leverkusen were involved in Europa League action in Budapest on Thursday evening, while the champions enjoyed all week to focus on hatching a plan to maintain their regained lead at the top.
  • Leverkusen are slightly improved under Xabi Alonso, and will be eyeing Europa League qualification.
  • Bayern won here last season 5-1 and are unbeaten in six games against the hosts, including a 4-0 win in the reverse fixture.
  • All things considered, a reasonably comfortable Bayern win is the play.

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