Werder Bremen vs. Bayer Leverkusen match analysis

Werder are starting at home to Leverkusen on Monday night. The north German club are dealing with the absence of some key players; Jiri Pavlenka ,Davy Klaassen is suspended after picking up his fifth yellow card.

Leverkusen returned with a 3-1 lead in their Europa League last-16 tie with Rangers . Havertz is likely to start for Leverkusen again on Monday in his temporary int the absence of Kevin Volland.

line-ups

Bremen: Pavlenka – Veljkovic, Vogt, Moisander (c) – Gebre Selassie, M. Eggestein, Sahin, Augustinsson – Bittencourt, Selke, Rashica

Leverkusen: Hradecky – Tah, S. Bender, Tapsoba – L. Bender (c), Baumgartlinger, Aranguiz, Wendell – Bellarabi, Diaby – Havertz

  1. Bremen have lost their last six home games in a row, failing to score in five, and six home games without scoring would level an unwanted Bundesliga record.
  2. Die Werkself are also the third-highest scorers in the Bundesliga this calendar year .
  3. Havertz reached 30 Bundesliga goals usurping Klaus Fischer.