Borussia Monchengladbach vs. Wolfsburg – Preview, Prediction, Team news, Lineups

Both teams gear up for redemption after thrilling Bundesliga draws last weekend. Borussia Monchengladbach aims to build on recent successes, while Wolfsburg seeks a turnaround.

Match Preview

Borussia Monchengladbach’s 3-3 draw with Freiburg showcased their attacking prowess, yet disappointment loomed as they relinquished a 3-1 lead at halftime.

Recent victories against Heidenheim have boosted confidence, setting the stage for an intriguing clash against Wolfsburg.

Gerardo Seoane’s side eyes a leap into the top half with a win by two or more goals.

Wolfsburg, with just one point in their last four games, aims to halt Monchengladbach’s ascent. Despite scoring consistently, defensive struggles have hindered results.

The suspension of Maxence Lacroix adds to their challenges, considering their winless streak against Monchengladbach.

Borussia Monchengladbach Bundesliga Form: LWDLWD

Borussia Monchengladbach Form (All Competitions): WDLWW

Wolfsburg Bundesliga Form: LLLLD

Wolfsburg Form (All Competitions): WLLLWD

Team News

Siebatcheu’s injury sidelines him for weeks, allowing Tomas Cvancara to step in.

Monchengladbach faces multiple injury concerns, limiting Seoane’s options. Key players like Ko Itakura, Tobias Sippel, Hannes Wolf, and others remain unavailable.

Wolfsburg’s star striker, Lukas Nmecha, is out post-knee surgery. Defensive concerns arise with Lacroix’s suspension and Bornauw’s potential absence due to a head injury.

Kovac might shift to a back four, with Jenz and Zeisger in central defense.

Possible Starting Lineups:

Borussia Monchengladbach:

  • Nicolas;
  • Scally, Elvedi, Wober, Netz;
  • Honorat, Reitz, Weigl, Ngoumou;
  • Plea, Cvancara

Wolfsburg:

  • Pervan;
  • Baku, Zesiger, Lenz, Maehle;
  • Svanberg, Arnold;
  • Cerny, Majer, Paredes;
  • Wind

Prediction: Borussia Monchengladbach 2-2 Wolfsburg

Expect an entertaining draw, continuing the trend from recent encounters. Both teams showcase attacking prowess, promising an exciting match on Friday night.

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