Week 7 brings us a match on Oct 2nd where Wolfsburg plays host to Borussia M’gladbach in a Bundesliga match. Wolfsburg is fresh off their 1-1 draw against Eintracht Frankfurt. Sam Lammers struck first for Eintracht Frankfurt in the 38th minute, then Wout Weghorst tied it up for Wolfsburg in the 70th minute earning Wolfsburg a comeback draw. With 18 points in their last 10 matches Wolfsburg should be reasonably happy with their performance, while in their last match, Borussia M’gladbach recorded a 0-1 loss against Augsburg. Florian Niederlechner struck first for Augsburg in the 80th minute, and that single goal was all that was necessary as neither team could manage any more scoring At the end of 90 a dissapointed Borussia M’gladbach couldn’t manage to score, and Augsburg took the shutout win. Borussia M’gladbach looks to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 9 points in their last 10 matches.
This will be the first match for these two teams against eachother this season. Last season these teams were evenly matched with 2 draws apiece.
Lars Stindl has been the most prolific scorer on Borussia M’gladbach in the last five matches with two goals. Wolfsburg is lucky enough to have a few offensive weapons, with Lukas Nmecha and Wout Weghorst each having 2 goals in their last 5
Renato Steffen, Koen Casteels, Xaver Schlager, William, Paulo Otávio and Bartosz Bialek are unavailable to play for Wolfsburg, while Marcus Thuram, Jonas Hofmann, Mamadou Doucouré and Stefan Lainer are unavailable to play for Borussia M’gladbach.