Mainz To Battle Bayern Munich On Their Turf For The Bundesliga Fixture

Akshay Sonawane
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Bayern Munich will host Mainz at Allianz Arena for the Bundesliga game on Sunday at 10:30 PM IST. The hosts have acquired the topmost position in the points table with 30 points while the visitors have occupied the 17th spot with six points.

Bayern Munich had 13 games out of which they won nine, lost once and had a draw thrice while Mainz also played 13 matches, they won once, lost nine games and drew thrice.

Mainz have managed to win only one game in the competition so far, even that came in late November when they beat Freiburg 3-1 away from home. Since that win, Mainz has gone five league games without a win.

In the head-to-head competition between the two teams, Bayern Munich won 16 games while lost four matches to Mainz. Two games ended in a draw. Bavarians will be looking forward to continuing their dominance over Mainz as the hosts are in a good form.

Leon Goretzka is expected to fit for the upcoming game. Joshua Kimmich and Alphonso Davies’ return before the break will give a boost to Bayern. Tanguy Nianzou, Joshua Zirkzee and Javi Martinez are ruled out of this game due to an injury.

Mainz have no concerns regarding injuries at the moment and midfielder Levin Oztunali is set to return to face Bayern on Sunday.