08 Apr, 12:40
Der Klassiker derby is seen as one of the biggest game of the weekend on paper, but in reality it could turn as a normal game with the Bundesliga title look set to be destined in Munich’s cabinet. Both teams have a tricky Champions League quarter final first leg next week, with Bayern taking on Real Madrid while Dortmund face Monaco. With only seven games remaining, league leaders Bayern sit at the top of the table with seven points ahead of 2nd placed Leipzig and 15 points clear of 4th placed Dortmund. On the other hand Dortmund are battling with Hoffenheim for a direct Champions League qualification spot.
Kickoff: 08/04 1930 hrs
Last 5 meetings.
19th Nov 2016 Borussia Dortmund 1-0 Bayern Munich
14th Aug 2016 Borussia Dortmund 0-2 Bayern Munich
21st May 2016 Bayern Munich 0-0 Borussia Dortmund
05th Mar 2016 Borussia Dortmund 0-0 Bayern Munich
04th oct 2015 Bayern Munich 5-1 Borussia Dortmund
Bayern Munich’s recent form: W W W W W L
Borussia Dortmund’s recent form: W W L W D W
Bayern Munich absentees
Douglas Costa- Injured
Thomas Muller- Injured
Manuel Neuer- Injured
Borussia Dortmund absentees
Andre Schurrle- Injured
Sebastian Rode- Injured
Marc Bartra- Doubtful
Lukasz Piszczek- Doubtful
Bayern are unbeaten in their last 18 Bundesliga home matches.
Bayern have managed to register 3 goals in 5/6 of their last home Bundesliga matches.
Borussia Dortmund have managed only 4 wins in their last 6 matches,D1,L1.
Bayern Munich have kept 5 clean sheets in their last 6 home Bundesliga matches.
Munich have lost just one of their last 5 matches against Dortmund, D2,W2.