Empty stadiums, distant celebrations, masked substitutes, and the sound of the ball piercing the net, that’s how European football marked its return when Bundesliga continued their campaign after a break of almost two months because of the coronavirus outbreak globally.
Global footballing action had gone into a standstill after the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic. Bundesliga became the ice-breaker as it resumed its campaign from Saturday. Although the fans weren’t behind their teams as the campaign resumed, the players ensured that they were all set and ready for the task they had been waiting for days.
Now, as we move ahead in the competition, Matchday 27 will witness some of the fiercest on-field battles taking place, one of which will be panned out between Borussia Monchengladbach and Bayer Leverkusen.
Bundesliga Matchday 27: Borussia Monchengladbach Handed A Major Boost With Last Win
Borussia Monchengladbach displayed a fine performance against Eintracht Frankfurt on Matchday 27 and marked their return in style with a 3-1 victory. This win not only saw a rise in their points but also helped them gain the third spot in the points table.
They are just 2 points behind the second-placed, Borussia Dortmund with 52 points in 26 games so far. Their recent form has been great as they have managed to clinch 3 wins in their last five games. Their win against Frankfurt has surely handed them a major boost going ahead into the competition.
Bundesliga Matchday 27: Bayer Leverkusen Have Been On A Winning Spree
Bayer Leverkusen totally dictated their return game against Werder Bremen on Matchday 26. They beat Bremen by 4-1 in the game and solidified their number five spot in the points table. Going into the game against Monchengladbach, Bayer Leverkusen will look to enter the top four to guarantee themself of a UEFA Champions League spot next season.
Their recent form has also been nothing short of fabulous. In the last five games that Bayer Leverkusen have played, they have gone on to win 4 of those games. The only draw they have played was against RB Leipzig. Bayer Leverkusen will look to continue their winning spree in this year’s Bundesliga campaign.
Bundesliga Matchday 27: Borussia Monchengladbach vs Bayer Leverkusen Fantasy Tips
For Borussia Monchengladbach, Alassane Plea was their top-rated player in their clash against Eintracht Frankfurt and can be the captain of your fantasy eleven. Apart from him, Marcus Thuram was also great against Frankfurt and can be the captain/vice-captain of your fantasy eleven.
For Bayer Leverkusen, their striker and man in form, Kai Havertz was the highest-rated player in their clash against Werder Bremen and can be the captain of your fantasy eleven. Apart from him, Moussa Diaby can also be the captain/vice-captain of your fantasy eleven.
Bundesliga Matchday 27: Borussia Monchengladbach vs Bayer Leverkusen Predicted XI
Borussia Monchengladbach Predicted XI: Yan Sommer, Stefan Lainer, Matthias Ginter, Nico Elvedi, Ramy Bensebaini, Christoph Kramer, Florian Neuhaus, Breel Embolo, Lars Stindl, Marcus Thuram, and Alassane Plea.
Bayer Leverkusen Predicted XI; Lukas Hradecky, Mitchell Weiser, Edmond Tapsoba, Lars Bender, Daley Sinkgraven, Aranguiz, Kerem Demirbay, Moussa Diaby, Nadiem Amiri, Florian Wirtz, and Kai Havertz.
Bundesliga Matchday 27: Borussia Monchengladbach vs Bayer Leverkusen Live Streaming Details
The remainder of Bundesliga matches will be played behind closed doors due to the coronavirus pandemic. After a break of two months, Star Sports will telecast live action of the Bundesliga on Star Sports Select 1/HD & Star Sports Select 2/HD from May 16 onwards.
How to watch Bundesliga in India online? Fans can also tune in to Disney+Hotstar to watch the live matches online, either on their official website or the app.