WBN vs LEV Match details
Werder Bremen vs Bayer 04 Leverkusen
Where: Wohninvest Wesertadion, Bremen
When: 19th May, 12:00 AM IST
WBN vs LEV Preview:
Bayer 04 Leverkusen will restart their campaign in Bundesliga with an eye on top four aginst a struggling Werder Bremen. The two teams have had opposite commencement in the season. Both Werder Bremen and Leverkusen are languishing on different ends of the table. While Leverkusen has an outside chance at the title Werder are gauging at relegation. Bayer Leverkusen has 50 points and a victory against Bremen will take them just eight points behind league leaders Bayern Munich.
Werder Bremen has struggled and questioned has been raised over their defence, in particular, Bremen has amassed just 18 points and are nine points away from safety. The team need a good run of games and would be looking to restart the season on a positive note.
WBN vs LEV: Who Will win today match
Werder Bremen has struggled in both attack and defence. Their backline has leaked 55 goals which is the highest in all the teams of the league. Meanwhile, the attack of the team is not in any better shape and has managed to breach the opposition’s goal on just 27 occasions which is the lowest in the entire league.
On the other hand, Bayer Leverkusen has shown tremendous defensive capabilities and has leaked just 30 goals which is the second-best in the entire league.
Looking at the performance of both the teams it can be said that Bayer Leverkusen holds a better chance to win the game.
WBN vs LEV: Injury Report
Werder Bremen has Niklas Moisander as the only injured player for the game and are lucky in the prospect. However, Davy Klassen was awarded a red card and is suspended for the match. On the other hand, Kevin Volland for Bayer Leverkusen is out injured. He was in tremendous form and his injury will hurt the team.
WBN vs LEV Probable Line ups:
Werder Bremen: Stefanos Kapino (Gk), Ludwig Augustinsson, Niklas Moisander, Milos Veljkovic, Theodor Gebre Selassie, Kevin Vogt, Davy Klaassen, Maximilian Eggestein, Milot Rashica, Yuya Osako, Leonardo Bittencourt.
Bayer 04 Leverkusen: Lukas Hradecky (Gk), Jonathan Tah, Aleksandar Dragovic, Edmond Tapsoba, Wendell, Charles Aránguiz, Kerem Demirbay, Leon Bailey, Karim Bellarabi, Kai Havertz, Lucas Alario.
WBN vs LEV: Players to watch out
Milot Rashica: Kosovo International is constantly proving his worth on the left side of the attack. The left-winger has managed to score seven goals and four assists in 20 games of the season. Once again he will be the main source of attack for Werder Bremen.
Theodor Gebre Selassie: The right-wing back has a major role to play in the game in the absence of Davy Klassen who will be unavailable due to his red card. He has scored one goal along with one assist in 18 games. Gebre Selassie could attain a lot of points due to his amazing passing and defensive skills.
Kai Havertz: The 20-year old attacking midfielder is one of the hottest properties in the World of football right now. The Germany international can create magic with his feet and often troubles the opposition. He has six goals and five assists in 22 league games.
Karim Bellarabi: In the absence of Kevin Volland the goal-scoring responsibilities will fall of Bellarbi. The right-winger has proved to be an apt partner of Havertz in the attack. He has four goals and five assists in 22 games.
WBN vs LEV: Captaincy options:
- Kai Havertz
- Milot Rashica
- Karim Bellarbi
WBN vs LEV: Dream 11 team
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