SC Paderborn vs. Borussia Mönchengladbach German Bundesliga Predictions, Picks and Betting Tips 6-20-2020
Borussia Mönchengladbach (18-5-9) vs. SC Paderborn (4-8-20)
German Bundesliga soccer on Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 09:30 ET
Venue: Benteler Arena, Paderborn, DE
The Line: Borussia Mönchengladbach -370 / Draw +484/ SC Paderborn +788; O/U 3.5
TV: beIN Sport, Fox Sports and Sky Bundesliga
Bundesliga's action rolls into its matchday 33, and the outcome of the league is starting to unfold. Last week Bayern Munich won the league, while SC Paderborn relegated from the league. The relegated team will host Borussia Mönchengladbach in another weekend league action at the Benteler Arena in Paderborn.
SC Paderborn is sitting in the basement of the league table with 20 points. They have recorded only 4 wins, 8 draws and 20 losses with 34 goals scored and 68 goals conceded. The team got their league exit following a 1-0 defeat against Union Berlin, a match where they trailed at half-time for the third time in a row to extend their winless run to 13 games. In their last time out, Ben Zolinski's mistake in the 27th minute cost SC Paderborn the match. Ben Zolinski unluckily headed the ball into his own net after a free-kick was awarded to Union Berlin. SC Paderborn ended the match with 58% ball possession and 10 goal attempts.
Borussia Mönchengladbach is occupying the 5th position on the league table with 59 points, only one point away from the final UEFA Champions League spot occupied by Bayer Leverkusen. The last time out an incredible win against Wolfsburg saw Mönchengladbach a spot closer to the final Champions League spot and extended their wins to 18 with 5 draws and 9 losses. In their last game, Borussia Mönchengladbach's forward, Jonas Hofmann, scored an early opener in the game's 11th minute. He also doubled their lead in the 30th minute to secure Mönchengladbach's first-half lead. In the second half of the game, Lars Stindl scored the third goal in the 65th minute to seal Mönchengladbach's three-point win over Wolfsburg. Borussia Mönchengladbach recorded 53% ball possession and 11 goal attempts.
SC Paderborn's forward group will be led by Sven Michel, who has 3 goals in 27 league appearances, and Dennis Srbeny, who has 5 goals in 15 league appearances. Borussia Mönchengladbach's forward group will be led by Lars Stindl, Jonas Hofmann, and Breel Embolo. Embolo has 7 goals and 4 assists in 26 league appearances, while Hoffman has 4 goals and two assists in 22 league appearances.
Borussia Mönchengladbach is looking to extend their lead and take over the final UEFA spot from Bayer Leverkusen. SC Paderborn's performance in the match is useless because of their disappointing exit from the league.
Coach: Marco Rose
Goalkeeper: Yann Sommer
Players: Ramy Bensebaini, Stefan Lainer, Matthias Ginter, Lars Stindl, Breel Embolo, Florian Neuhaus, Christoph Kramer, Tony Jantschke, Patrick Herrmann and Jonas Hofmann
Coach: Steffen Baumgart
Goalkeeper: Leopold Zingerle
Players: Mohamed Dräger, Marlon Ritter, Gerrit Holtmann, Jamilu Collins, Uwe Hünemeier, Jan-Luca Rumpf, Dennis Srbeny, Sven Michel, Klaus Gjasula and Christopher Antwi-Adjei
Prediction: Take Borussia Mönchengladbach -370
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