16 May 2020 live
Eintracht Frankfurt vs Borussia Monchengladbach – Bundesliga Match Preview, Kick-Off Time & Match Prediction.
Finally, following weeks of suspension and a nationwide lock-down due to the Corona Virus (COVID-19) pandemic in Germany, the Bundesliga will return this weekend with several games lined up for Saturday the 16th of this month.
Borussia Monchengladbach will return to their league campaign away against Frankfurt. The travelling team come off a 2-1 victory against FC Koln in their last match and will be looking for back-back-victories when they meet Frankfurt. They have lost only once in their last six Bundesliga matches, DWDWLW, and are currently 4th on the league table. Visiting side, Monchengladbach have 15W, 6D, 4L and 49 points from 25 league appearances. Having an average of 2 goals per game, they have scored 49 goals so far this season. Coach, Marco Rose’s preferred 4-3-1-2 formation will be seen once more against Frankfurt. French national, Alassane Pléa who has 8 goals and 7 assists for Monchengladbach will be a looking to increase his tally when his side takes on Frankfurt this Saturday.
Eintracht Frankfurt will be playing at their home stadium; the Commerzbank-Arena. Unfortunately, fans won’t be allowed into the stadium as a measure to further curb the spread of the deadly Corona virus. With one game in hand, this will be Frankfurt’s 25th Bundesliga appearances of the season. Eintracht Frankfurt is 12th on the league table and haven’t been doing so well considering the results of their last few games. They have lost all three of their last 3 games; WDWLLL and have 8W, 4D and 12L in 24 league appearances. Eintracht Frankfurt have 38 goals and a -3GD this season. Coach, Adi Hütter of Frankfurt is expected to do with a 4-1-4-1 formation against Borussia Monchengladbach with Gonçalo Paciência, Frankfurt’s most promising striker who has 7 goals and 3 assists leading the attack.
The last encounter between this two teams was in October, 2019. That match ended in a 4-2 victory for Borussia Monchengladbach. Previously, they met on the 17th of February, 2019 and it ended in a 1-1 draw.
Thanks to the long period of temporary league suspension, both teams are well rested and should have no major concern on injuries or fitness.
A 3-1 victory is predicted for Borussia Monchengladbach at the end of the game on Saturday.
Date: Saturday, 16th of May, 2020.
Kick-off time: 5:30 GMT (Local Time).
Match Day: 26 (Borussia Monchengladbach), 25 (Eintracht Frankfurt).
What time is kick off?
The match begins at 16:30.
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