The correlation of forces before the match Bayern vs Cologne
According to the experts, the confrontation between Bayern and Cologne this time will be a show of the Bayern gunmen. Because at home, the Bavarian Gray Lobster always plays extremely explosively, especially when meeting Cologne.
Statistics from today’s football scores show that Bayern has won Cologne with scores of 5-1 and 4-0, respectively, in the last 2 times to welcome this opponent. More broadly, in 7 matches against Cologne at home in the past 10 years, Bayern won 6 matches and 4 of them won by 3 or more goals.
One of the most feared fighters on the Bayern side is, of course, Robert Lewandowski. According to data from German football, this assassin has never known defeat every time the teams (formerly Dortmund and now Bayern) face Cologne. The Polish striker has scored 14 goals in those matches.
This match, Bayern is also extremely thirsty to win after letting Mgladbach draw 1-1 in the opening match of this year’s Bundesliga. New coach Julian Nagelsmann of the Gray Lobster is also extremely eager to win because he has not won all of the last 4 matches in the Bundesliga (3 matches with Leipzig and 1 with Bayern).
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However, as noted by the system kembong88, Bayern will miss some pillars in the welcome trip to Cologne. Among these, striker Kingsley Coman, centre-back Lucas Hernandez, full-back Benjamin Pavard and defensive midfielder Marc Roca are certainly out due to injury. And number one goalkeeper Manuel Neuer is likely to sit on the bench for Ulreich.
On the Cologne side, no small hope is being sent to striker Anthony Modeste. This striker has scored 2 goals in 9 matches against Bayern. However, according to 7msport, the French striker has not scored in the Bundesliga since last summer until now. And 2 matches he conceded against Bayern, his team lost the match.
Expected lineup Bayern vs Cologne
+ Bavaria: Ulreich – Stanisic, Upamecano, Suele, Davies – Kimmich, Goretzka – Sane, Mueller, Gnabry – Lewandowski
+ Cologne: . Horn – Schmitz, Mere, Czichos, Hector – Skhiri – Thielmann, Ljubicic, Uth, Kainz – Modeste
Link to watch live Bayern vs Cologne 22:30 on August 22
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