Hoffenheim vs. Bayern: Bundesliga
Bayern Munich is in first place in the Bundesliga and are big betting favorites facing Hoffenheim on the road, but is the home team ready for a big upset?
Bundesliga odds makers do not think so even though Hoffenheim has scored the most goals in league play.
Midweek Bayern is the big road favorite at 5Dimes at -333 with Hoffenheim at +900 and a draw line of +400.
What gives? Hoffenheim is the huge home underdog that has a great offense? Yeah, well their defense has conceded the most goals in the league and the club is not in good form with two draws, one loss, and one win in their last four matches.
Still, they have a great attack led by Roberto Firmino (7 goals) and Anthony Modeste (6 goals) and they have scored at least two goals in every league match this season.
Bayern’s defense has conceded the fewest goals in the league (6), but three of those goals were given up in the last two matches including two in their last one.
Last season at home Hoffenheim lost to Bayern 1-0. [ See matchup report for Bayern vs Hoffenheim ]
Bayern has one of the best midfields in the world and it is key that Hoffenheim not get dominated in time of possession or have Bayern get a ton of scoring chances that start in that part of the field.