Die Roten returned to the German top-flight after a year’s absence and look poised to remain as they are 14 points clear of automatic relegation though just six points above the relegation/promotion playoff spot.
Bayern have nothing to play for as they sealed a sixth straight league crown a fortnight ago. They were almost given a scare in their last game at home when Borussia Monchengladbach took an early lead.
Jupp Heynckes’ men however rallied back to trash the North Rhine-Westphalia outfit 5-1. That is a sign of their massive strength and why they remain favourites to win this tie at odds of (1.52).
A draw at the end of 90 minutes is priced at (4.50) with the same betting firm.
Hannover have suffered defeat in each of their last 10 Bundesliga matches against Bayern, their longest losing streak against any German top-flight side. This gives the Bavarian giants a good chance to win both halves at odds of (1.23).
The Lower Saxony outfit have gone 15 games without a clean sheet while their opponents have done so 12 times after conceding five times in the opening six rounds of this campaign.
Heynckes’ men winning to nil is offered at (1.30).
Die Bayern have scored a staggering 100 goals in their last 31 league games against promoted sides. That’s an average of three goals per game and such can be backed to surface at the HDI Arena at (1.46).