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Bayern Munich vs. Union Berlin 12/12/2020 Bundesliga Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Bayern Munich faces Union Berlin on 12/12/2020 at 12:30PM

Bayern Munich meets Union Berlin in a regular season match. Bayern Munich with a record of 7-2-1 this season comes into this game with a 4-0-1 record on the road. Union Berlin is 4-4-2 this season and is 2-2-1 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Bayern Munich and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their last match, Union Berlin played to a draw. While it is not a loss, Union Berlin is itching for an opportunity to take advantage of their home pitch and gain a victory over Bayern Munich.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Union Berlin and it is an opportunity to get rolling. The bitter taste of disappointment is in the mouths of Union Berlin after their previous game, which was a loss. However, there is an opportunity for redemption at home against Bayern Munich.

The Bayern Munich Roster

The Players to Watch for the Bayern Munich

Thomas Müller MF

As a shooter, Thomas Müller had 13 shots fired this season. Thomas Müller was ranked #251 in shots attempted this season in the Bundesliga. Thomas Müller has 6 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Bundesliga, Thomas Müller was ranked #23 in shots on goal this season.

Thomas Müller has 6 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Thomas Müller was ranked #7 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bayern Munich teammates, Thomas Müller had 6 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Bundesliga, Thomas Müller was ranked #1 in assists this season.

Thomas Müller has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Thomas Müller has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

David Alaba DF

David Alaba has 4 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, David Alaba was ranked #114 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but David Alaba had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Bundesliga, David Alaba was ranked #209 in shots on goal this season.

David Alaba has 1 goals scored this season. David Alaba was ranked #109 in goals this season in the Bundesliga. David Alaba has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Bundesliga, David Alaba was ranked #279 in assists this season.

David Alaba has 0 Yellow Cards this season. David Alaba has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Jérôme Boateng DF

Jérôme Boateng has 2 shots fired this season. Jérôme Boateng was ranked #197 in shots attempted this season in the Bundesliga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jérôme Boateng had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #339 in shots on goal this season in the Bundesliga.

As a scorer, Jérôme Boateng had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Jérôme Boateng was ranked #283 in goals this season. Jérôme Boateng has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Bundesliga, Jérôme Boateng was ranked #279 in assists this season.

Jérôme Boateng has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Jérôme Boateng has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Serge Gnabry FW

As a shooter, Serge Gnabry had 19 shots fired this season. Serge Gnabry was ranked #215 in shots attempted this season in the Bundesliga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Serge Gnabry had 9 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Bundesliga, Serge Gnabry was ranked #1 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Serge Gnabry had 4 goals this season. Serge Gnabry was ranked #13 in goals this season in the Bundesliga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bayern Munich teammates, Serge Gnabry had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Bundesliga, Serge Gnabry was ranked #279 in assists this season.

Serge Gnabry has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Serge Gnabry has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Leon Goretzka MF

As a shooter, Leon Goretzka had 13 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Leon Goretzka was ranked #251 in shots attempted this season. Leon Goretzka has 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Bundesliga, Leon Goretzka was ranked #40 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Leon Goretzka had 1 goals this season. Leon Goretzka was ranked #109 in goals this season in the Bundesliga. Leon Goretzka has 2 assists this season. Leon Goretzka was ranked #35 in assists this season in the Bundesliga League.

Leon Goretzka has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Leon Goretzka has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Robert Lewandowski FW

Robert Lewandowski has 36 shots fired this season. Robert Lewandowski was ranked #129 in shots attempted this season in the Bundesliga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Robert Lewandowski had 16 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Bundesliga, Robert Lewandowski was ranked #155 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Robert Lewandowski had 12 goals this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Robert Lewandowski was ranked #74 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bayern Munich teammates, Robert Lewandowski had 4 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Bundesliga, Robert Lewandowski was ranked #8 in assists this season.

Robert Lewandowski has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Robert Lewandowski has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Javi Martínez MF,DF

As a shooter, Javi Martínez had 1 shots fired this season. Javi Martínez was ranked #303 in shots attempted this season in the Bundesliga. Javi Martínez has 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #339 in shots on goal this season in the Bundesliga.

Javi Martínez has 0 goals scored this season. Javi Martínez was ranked #283 in goals this season in the Bundesliga. Javi Martínez has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Bundesliga, Javi Martínez was ranked #279 in assists this season.

Javi Martínez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Javi Martínez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 0 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Benjamin Pavard DF

As a shooter, Benjamin Pavard had 6 shots fired this season. Benjamin Pavard was ranked #57 in shots attempted this season in the Bundesliga. Benjamin Pavard has 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Bundesliga, Benjamin Pavard was ranked #132 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Benjamin Pavard had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Benjamin Pavard was ranked #283 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bayern Munich teammates, Benjamin Pavard had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Bundesliga, Benjamin Pavard was ranked #279 in assists this season.

Benjamin Pavard has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Benjamin Pavard has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

The Union Berlin Roster

The Players to Watch for the Union Berlin

Robert Andrich MF

As a shooter, Robert Andrich had 10 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Robert Andrich was ranked #274 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Robert Andrich had 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #65 in shots on goal this season in the Bundesliga.

Robert Andrich has 3 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Robert Andrich was ranked #24 in goals this season. Robert Andrich has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Bundesliga, Robert Andrich was ranked #279 in assists this season.

Robert Andrich has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Robert Andrich has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Marvin Friedrich DF

Marvin Friedrich has 8 shots fired this season. Marvin Friedrich was ranked #22 in shots attempted this season in the Bundesliga. Marvin Friedrich has 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Bundesliga, Marvin Friedrich was ranked #132 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Marvin Friedrich had 2 goals this season. Marvin Friedrich was ranked #52 in goals this season in the Bundesliga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Union Berlin teammates, Marvin Friedrich had 0 assists this season. Marvin Friedrich was ranked #279 in assists this season in the Bundesliga League.

Marvin Friedrich has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Marvin Friedrich has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Robin Knoche DF

Robin Knoche has 2 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Robin Knoche was ranked #197 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Robin Knoche had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #339 in shots on goal this season in the Bundesliga.

As a scorer, Robin Knoche had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Robin Knoche was ranked #283 in goals this season. Robin Knoche has 0 assists this season. Robin Knoche was ranked #279 in assists this season in the Bundesliga League.

Robin Knoche has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Robin Knoche has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Max Kruse MF,FW

As a shooter, Max Kruse had 9 shots fired this season. Max Kruse was ranked #9 in shots attempted this season in the Bundesliga. Max Kruse has 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #40 in shots on goal this season in the Bundesliga.

As a scorer, Max Kruse had 6 goals this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Max Kruse was ranked #7 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Union Berlin teammates, Max Kruse had 5 assists this season. Max Kruse was ranked #3 in assists this season in the Bundesliga League.

Max Kruse has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Max Kruse has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 4 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Christopher Lenz DF

As a shooter, Christopher Lenz had 10 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Christopher Lenz was ranked #274 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Christopher Lenz had 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #65 in shots on goal this season in the Bundesliga.

Christopher Lenz has 0 goals scored this season. Christopher Lenz was ranked #283 in goals this season in the Bundesliga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Union Berlin teammates, Christopher Lenz had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Bundesliga, Christopher Lenz was ranked #93 in assists this season.

Christopher Lenz has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Christopher Lenz has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Sheraldo Becker FW,MF

As a shooter, Sheraldo Becker had 17 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Sheraldo Becker was ranked #226 in shots attempted this season. Sheraldo Becker has 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #40 in shots on goal this season in the Bundesliga.

As a scorer, Sheraldo Becker had 1 goals this season. Sheraldo Becker was ranked #109 in goals this season in the Bundesliga. Sheraldo Becker has 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Bundesliga, Sheraldo Becker was ranked #35 in assists this season.

Sheraldo Becker has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Sheraldo Becker has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Sebastian Griesbeck MF

As a shooter, Sebastian Griesbeck had 1 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Sebastian Griesbeck was ranked #303 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Sebastian Griesbeck had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Bundesliga, Sebastian Griesbeck was ranked #209 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Sebastian Griesbeck had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Sebastian Griesbeck was ranked #283 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Union Berlin teammates, Sebastian Griesbeck had 0 assists this season. Sebastian Griesbeck was ranked #279 in assists this season in the Bundesliga League.

Sebastian Griesbeck has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Sebastian Griesbeck has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Christopher Trimmel DF

Christopher Trimmel has 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Bundesliga, Christopher Trimmel was ranked #149 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Christopher Trimmel had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Bundesliga, Christopher Trimmel was ranked #209 in shots on goal this season.

Christopher Trimmel has 0 goals scored this season. Christopher Trimmel was ranked #283 in goals this season in the Bundesliga. Christopher Trimmel has 4 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Bundesliga, Christopher Trimmel was ranked #8 in assists this season.

Christopher Trimmel has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Christopher Trimmel has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Bundesliga action.

Bayern Munich Team Stats

The Bayern Munich Offensive Stats and Metrics

Bayern Munich scored 3.10 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Bayern Munich is ranked #1 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Bayern Munich was able to score 2.80 goals off assists. This puts Bayern Munich in a league ranking of #1 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Bayern Munich converted on 0.49 of attempted shots on goal. Is Bayern Munich a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #1 in Bundesliga in shooting percentage.

Bayern Munich attempted 6.3 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #1 in Bundesliga in shots on target. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Bayern Munich attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 41.4 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #1 in Bundesliga in shots on target.

Bayern Munich Defensive Stats and Metrics

Bayern Munich gave up 1.6 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts Bayern Munich is ranked #12 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.0 shots were saved by Bayern Munich goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Bayern Munich is ranked #7 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 62.5% of shots on target were saved by Bayern Munich goalkeepers. Bayern Munich goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #13 in shots saved percentage. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 20.0% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Bayern Munich. This puts Bayern Munich at #6 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Bayern Munich Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Bayern Munich had 2.4 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Bayern Munich in the top 47 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bayern Munich had 18.5 interceptions. Bayern Munich is in the top 6 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Bayern Munich has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Bayern Munich is in the top 36 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bayern Munich drew 10.0 fouls. Bayern Munich is in the top 100 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bayern Munich committed an offside 11.2 times. This puts Bayern Munich in the top 28 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Union Berlin Team Stats

The Union Berlin Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Union Berlin was able to score 1.90 goals. This puts Union Berlin in a ranking of #3 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Union Berlin scored those goals off assists 79.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.50 assists. Union Berlin has a ranking of #4 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Union Berlin was able to score at a 0.40 rate on their shots on target. Union Berlin has a #2 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Union Berlin attempts 4.8 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #8 in Bundesliga in shots on target. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Union Berlin attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 40.7 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #8 in Bundesliga in shots on target.

Union Berlin Defensive Stats and Metrics

Union Berlin gave up 1.5 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Union Berlin is #10 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. Union Berlin goalkeepers fended off 3.7 shots per 90 minutes. Union Berlin is ranked #5 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

Union Berlin goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 62.2% of the time. This puts Union Berlin ranks #14 in the league in saves rate. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 20.0% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Union Berlin. This puts Union Berlin at #6 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Union Berlin Utility Stats

Union Berlin tried 2.5 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Union Berlin in the top 31 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Union Berlin has successfully intercepted 12.0 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Union Berlin in the top 44 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Union Berlin has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Union Berlin is in the top 36 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Union Berlin drew 12.7 fouls. This puts Union Berlin in the top 53 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Union Berlin had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 12.1 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Union Berlin in the top 50 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Bayern Munich vs. Union Berlin Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Bayern Munich 3 Union Berlin 1

Moneyline Pick: Bayern Munich -333 BetOnline