DOR Vs BAY Dream11 Team Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: Borussia Dortmund in dire need of a win from today’s riveting derby.
In the end, the battle for the glistening Bundesliga 2019-20 title all comes down to this. When Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich go at loggerheads in the Klassiker today, the fireworks are set to explode in the league in what promises to be one of the most enthralling ties to be contested across the season.
When a reworked fixture pile was announced prior to the league’s restart, Borussia Dortmund knew they needed to settle into their groove right away. Handed over an extremely arduous schedule, the side has managed to perseverance against both Schalke and Wolfsburg to climb into second place.
Defeating Wolfsburg 2-0 the last time around, today’s hosts know a win in this intriguing derby would serve as a massive shot in their arm for their title aspiration. Currently on a five match winning spree, the three points today would see Borussia Dortmund lesser the deficit between themselves and their rivals to the solitary point, adding extra spice to the culminating stages of the ongoing season.
On a five match winning spree themselves after overpowering Frankfurt 5-2 at the weekend, Bayern Munich make an advent into the tie carrying a clear edge. They had downed Borussia Dortmund 4-0 the last time these two had met with the result being the pinch perfect way for Hansi Flick to begin his reign at the club.
Also with Bayern Munich being allowed to take control of today’s tie with the side being in first place, the visiting side will look to control proceedings on the day. However, Borussia Dortmund are not one to sit back and let the tie run its course with the hosts set to pummel Bayern Munich and pull off a draw for the encounter.
Probable Playing 11
- Schulz and Zagadou both are fraught with injures at the moment, ones which see them skip out on action for Borussia Dortmund.
- Tolisso fails to recover from his ankle injury in time for the visitors to sit out another tie.
Bürki, Piszczek, Hummels, Akanji, Hakimi, Can, Brandt, Guerreiro, Sancho, Haaland, Hazard
Neuer, Pavard, Boateng, Alaba, Davies, Kimmich, Goretzka, Gnabry, Müller, Coman, Lewandowski
Match: Borussia Dortmund Vs Bayern Munich
Date And Time: 26th May, Tuesday- 11:00pm IST
Venue: Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund
Where To Watch: Star Sports Select 2/HD
- Sancho: 15 Goals, 15 Assists
- Lewandowski: 27 Goals, 3 Assists
Wolfsburg Vs Borussia Dortmund: 0-2
Bayern Munich Vs Frankfurt: 5-2
DOR Vs BAY Dream11 Goal-Keeper
We are going to be making Borussia Dortmund’s Roman Burki our shot stopper of the imminent encounter. He’s been at the forefront of his side registering four cleansheets in their last five encounters with his goal-keeping abilities seeing him register two cleansheets on the bounce since the resumption of the league.
DOR Vs BAY Dream11 Defenders
Although we have two of the most sublime defences take on each other today, we don’t envision either side shunning their opponents from scoring. This is a derby which has been competed in extremely feisty and aggressive manner traditionally and given the stakes riding on this tie, we’ll be in for an attacking goals galore fixture this Tuesday.
Given the nature of the match, we have decided to venture in with only the attackingly inclined defenders from either side. The narrative sees us subject ourselves to the selection of Borussia Dortmund wingback Achraf Hakimi as the first name with the player having piled on the 4 goals and 10 assists this season.
He finds company in Manuel Akanji while with the two goals and five assists this term, we have Alphonso Davies become the first name from Bayern Munich with CB Alaba being roped in to give him company.
DOR Vs BAY Dream11 Midfielders
Given the repertoire of worldclass names lining up this docket of our side, snaring ideal picks was an entirely tricky task for us. We decided to make 11 goal and 10 assist man, Serge Gnabry from Bayern Munich the first pick in this component with the player being well rested for the imminent encounter.
He finds company in Joshua Kimmich who has come up with the two goals and five assists for the side this season. With four goals and four assists, we are also snagging Leon Goretzka from the top scoring side in the league to wrap up the trio of selections from the unit.
Elsewhere, wingback Raphael Guerreiro scored his 8th goal for the home side at the weekend to make him an instant pick ffrom the side.
DOR Vs BAY Dream11 Strikers
Borussia Dortmund’s leading scorer, Jadon Sancho is yet to be in the playing 11 for the side since the league has returned but he looks set to regain his spot come the derby. Despite only featuring as a substitute the last time around, he came up with an assist to take his tally to the 14 goals and 16 assists this season.
Bayern Munich will see their top scorer come in as well with Robert Lewandowski taking his tally upto 27 goals and 3 assists to sit clear at the top of the league’s scoring ranks.
Captain And Vice-Captain
His 27 goals see us make Robert our side’s captain with Raphael being our vice-captain.
Dream 11 Team
Burki, Davies, Hakimi, Alaba, Akanji, Raphael, Gnabry, Kimmich, Leon, Lewandowski, Sancho
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Dream 11 Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players who are expected to dole out the maximum points.