Bayern Munich vs Werder Bremen : Watch Bundesliga online There are five games remaining in the Bundesliga season and only one point separates first-place Bayern Munich and second place Borussia Dortmund. If either team drops point, it could cost them the championship.
On Saturday, Bayern host Werder Bremen at the Allianz Arena. Werder are seventh in the table and fighting for a spot in the Europa League. Bremen are one point behind sixth-place Hoffenheim but have Bayer Leverkusen and Wolfsburg only one point behind them.
Bayern have been the best team in the Bundesliga since Dec. 1, when they beat Werder 2-1. That win turned around Bayern’s season. Niko Kovac’s team won 15 of 17 games to overcome a nine-point deficit and pass Dortmund in the table. Serge Gnabry scored both goals in the first game against Werder. Gnabry have helped rejuvenate Bayern’s attack. In the last five games, Gnabry has scored four goals and added three assists.
The emergence of Gnabry and Kingsley Coman have replaced the long-standing duo of Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery. Gnabry, Coman and Robert Lewandowski will lead Bayern’s attack on Saturday. Lewandowski leads the Bundesliga with 21 goals this season.
Werder Bremen are unbeaten over their last 12 games, picking up 24 of 36 points. Davy Klaassen has been an excellent signing after the Dutch midfield had a poor season with Everton. Klaassen has helped solidify the midfield and give Bremen another attacking option. Max Kruse will be the focus of Werder’s attack.
Kruse leads the club with 10 goals and 10 assists this season. However, the issue for Werder will be their ability to defend.The Bundesliga match between Bayern Munich and Werder Bremen will be broadcast on FS1. Live streaming is available on Fox Sports Go, which you can access with your cable or satellite subscription, either online or through their app.
Date: Saturday, April 20
Start Time: 9:30 a.m. ET
Location: Munich, Germany
Stadium: Allianz Arena
TV Info: FS1
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Bayern Munich have won 18 straight games in all competitions against Werder. The last time that Bremen beat Bayern was Sept. 20, 2008. Claudio Pizarro scored for Werder in that game 11 years ago. Pizarro is now 40 years old and in his fifth tenure with Werder but still scoring goals for the club.