Bayer Leverkusen vs FC Koln
Date: Saturday, 28th October 2017
Kick-off at 14:30 UK / 15:30 CET
Venue: Bay Arena, Leverkusen.
After the two impressive victory across two domestic competitions, Bayer Leverkusen will host FC Koln who will be highly motivated after the first victory of the season. The two sides have displayed an excellent attacking prowess during the weekend so everything is set for a spectacle in Leverkusen.
Die Werkself dismantled Borussia Monchengladbach last weekend on the road with the impressive 1-5. The fact they were 1-0 at the half time only boosted the significance of their recent victory. They registered another success on Wednesday as they hosted Union Berlin whom they outclassed with 4-1.
The crowd will demand another home victory after the last two games so Leverkusen will most likely attack from the start.
The Billy Goats finally won a competitive game this season against a serious team as they faced Hertha BSC Berlin in the capital. They stunned Olympiastadion by scoring three goals despite their offensive woes.
However, the visitors are now shifting their focus towards the more difficult task – the relegation zone escape. Koln are rock-bottom with 2 points earned which is extremely underwhelming for a team playing in UEFA Europa League.
Bayer Leverkusen vs FC Koln: Head-to-head
The last five outings between the two sides in Leverkusen saw more exclusively more than three goals, while four out of five saw 4 or more. Also, in each of the last five matches both teams were able to score at least once.
Bayer Leverkusen vs FC Koln: Predictions
FC Koln will aim to remain unbeaten in Leverkusen but also they might try to score from the set-pieces and counter-attacks. Leverkusen have an imperative to win on the home turf and taking their motivation and momentum they are the justified favorites.
Bayer Leverkusen vs FC Koln: Bet Tips
The main bet will be Leverkusen to win and BTTS at the odds of 2.25.
If you prefer higher risk and reward you can go for Both Teams to Score in the second half at the odds of 2.95.
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