In this 20th week match, on Sat Jan 22nd, Borussia M’gladbach hosts Union Berlin at Stadion Im Borussia-park in a clash of the Bundesliga. In their last match, Borussia M’gladbach recorded a 2-1 win against Bayern München. Robert Lewandowski struck first for Bayern München in the 18th minute on a feed from Thomas Müller, but Florian Neuhaus got the equalizer for Borussia M’gladbach in the 27th minute Finally they completed the comback victory in the 31st minute on a goal by Stefan Lainer to cap off a wild match. Borussia M’gladbach is looking for direction having 3 win and 5 losses in their last 10 matches, while in Union Berlin’s last match they recorded a 2-2 draw against Bayer Leverkusen. Patrik Schick struck first for Bayer Leverkusen in the 38th minute, then Grischa Prömel tied it up for Union Berlin in the 45th minute . Union Berlin is looking for direction having 3 win and 3 losses in their last 10 matches.
Union Berlin and Borussia M’gladbach last played eachother at the Stadion An Der Alten Försterei on Aug 29th. Union Berlin won by a score of 2 to 1 in front of just over 11000 excited fans. Niko Giesselmann struck first for Union Berlin in the 22nd minute on a feed from Genki Haraguchi, then Taiwo Awoniyi added another in the 41st minute on a feed from Max Kruse.
Grischa Prömel has been the most prolific scorer on Union Berlin in the last 5 matches with 2 goals. Borussia M’gladbach is lucky enough to have a few offensive weapons, with Ramy Bensebaini and Florian Neuhaus each having 2 goals in their last five
Adolf Hütter’s squad will be without Denis Zakaria, Jonas Hofmann, Mamadou Doucouré, Tony Jantschke, Nico Elvedi and Jordan Beyer, while Sheraldo Becker is unavailable to play for Urs Fischer’s team.