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Betting Preview: Wolfsburg v Bayern Munich: Back the Bavarian giants to win to nil

15:13 EAT 16/02/2018
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Jupp Heynckes’ men have been a class apart this season and will prove too tough to handle for Die Wolfe

Wolfsburg hosts current German Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich at the Volkswagen Arena on Saturday afternoon.

Die Wolfe head into this tie on the back of 3-1 loss to Weder Bremen last weekend. The result leaves them in 13th place, seven points clear of danger.

Wolfsburg have been on the receiving end against Bayern most times and are underdogs here at (8.50) with Bet365.

Jupp Heynckes’ side were able to see off Schalke 04 2-1 last Saturday and extend their lead at the top of the standings to 18 points over RB Leipzig.

Die Bayern are certainly in cruise control even with 12 games left to play and are favourites for victory in Lower Saxony at (1.36).

A 2-2 draw was the result in the reverse fixture at the Allianz Arena. Another one is priced at (5.00) with the same betting firm.

Prior to the aforementioned stalemate, Bayern had claimed six consecutive victories over Wolfsburg, keeping clean sheets in four of their last five meetings. Heynckes’ charges wining to nil is offered at (2.37).

Die Bayern have scored 53 goals in the Bundesliga this season which is the highest of any team. However 27% of their matches on the road have seen less than three goals. Backing that outcome comes in at the price of (1.53).

The Bavarian giants have scored majority of their away goals in the second half and it’s (2.10) to go that way at the Volkswagen Arena.

Wolfsburg will have a lot to do in breaking a resilient Bayern defence that has kept clean sheets in 55% of their away games in the German top-flight this season. Doing another one in Lower Saxony is valued at (2.10).

Robert Lewandowski is the Bundesliga’s top scorer this season with 19 goals. The Polish forward famously came off the bench against Die Wolfe two years ago and scored an astonishing five goals within nine minutes.

The former Borussia Dortmund man is Bet365’s favourite to score first at (3.10) and (1.50) anytime.

*Odds correct at the time of writing. Please gamble responsibly.