FC Augsburg vs Mönchengladbach: Preview, Prediction & Betting Tips
This betting preview contains recent form, possible lineups, injury news, match predictions and betting tips for FC Augsburg vs Borussia Mönchengladbach.
Fixture: FC Augsburg vs Borussia Mönchengladbach
Venue: WWK Arena
Date: Saturday, December 17
Kick-off: 14:30 GMT
Augsburg’s four games since the November international break have featured just three goals. They have scored once and conceded twice in that period – both are league lows.
While Gladbach have struggled in front of goal throughout the season with 14 goals in their 14 games this season to make it their worst start to a season since being relegated in 2006/07 (11 goals after 14 matchdays).
Although the pair’s recent statistics point towards a low-scoring encounter, Augsburg have seen over 2.5 goals in their last six matches against Borussia Gladbach in all competitions.
Gladbach have scored just three times and claimed just one point on the road this term, their worst return after six away games of a season since 2006/07. They are ranked 17th in the away table, so the hosts will be confident coming into this one.
FC Augsburg: Hitz; Verhaegh, Janker, Hinteregger, Stafylidis; Koo, Baier; Schmid, Altintop, Max; Ji
Borussia Mönchengladbach: Sommer; Jantschke, Christensen, Vestergaard, Elvedi; Hazard, Stobl, Dahoud, Wendt; Stindl, Raffael
FC Augsburg: Callsen-Bracker (out), Caiuby (out), Finnbogason (out), Gouweleeuw (out), Bobadilla (out), Kohr (susp)
Borussia Mönchengladbach: Doucoure (out), Schulz (out), Nicolas (out), Herrmann (out), Traore (out), Johnson (doubt), Kramer (doubt)