Wolfsburg host Borussia Dortmund in Round 13 of the 2021-22 Bundesliga season.
The match is scheduled to start at 2:30 p.m. GMT on Saturday, 27 November 2021. The match venue is Volkswagen Arena, Wolfsburg.
Let’s check out the latest betting odds, key stats, team news and projected starting lineups. Below these, are betting tips and match predictions for the Wolfsburg vs Borussia Dortmund (November 27) game.
Wolfsburg vs Borussia Dortmund (November 27) latest betting odds
Wolfsburg to win odds are situated at 3.00 (+200 American; 2/1 Fractional), the odds for a draw are situated at 3.70 (+270; 27/10), while Borussia Dortmund to win odds are situated at 2.40 (+140; 7/5).
The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Wolfsburg — 33%, draw — 27%, Borussia Dortmund — 40%.
Latest betting odds on Wolfsburg vs Borussia Dortmund (27 November 2021):
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.86 (-116; 25/29)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.10 (+110; 11/10)
- Asian handicap (+0.25) on Wolfsburg — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
- Asian handicap (-0.25) on Borussia Dortmund — 2.02 (+102; 51/50)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.66 (-150; 2/3)
- Both teams to score (No) — 2.15 (+115; 23/20)
Wolfsburg vs Borussia Dortmund (November 27) match preview and statistics
Wolfsburg have three wins, one draw and one loss in their last five games across all competitions. They lost 0-2 to Sevilla in their last match. Following the loss, the Wolves are last in their UCL group table.
Joan Jordan gave Sevilla the lead in the 12th minute of the first half with a header into the net, assisted by Ivan Rakitic with a cross. Rafa Mir doubled the lead in the late minutes of the game, Lucas Ocampos assisted the goal, slotting the ball across the area to Mir.
Team statistics: 39% possession, six total shots, five chances created, 260 accurate passes, 13 fouls conceded, one corner and a low xG of 0.29. It was a poor performance from the German team who had only one shot on target and created zero big chances.
In the league, they are sixth with 20 points and zero goal difference. They drew 2-2 with Arminia Bielefeld in their last league match. Wout Weghorst and Lukas Nmecha scored the goals for them.
Wolfsburg team news: William, Renato Steffen, Koen Casteels, Bartosz Bialek and Xaver Schlager are unavailable due to injuries.
Borussia Dortmund are out of this season’s Champions League. They lost 1-3 to Sporting CP in their last match, seeing them drop to third and Sporting advance to the next round.
Pedro Goncalves opened the scoring in the 30th minute of the first half, slotting the ball under the leg of Kobel into the net. Goncalves doubled the lead in the 39th minute with a strike to the top left corner, assisted by Pablo Sarabia. Emre Can received a straight red and was sent off in the 74th minute after his clash with Porro was deemed worthy of a sending off.
Goncalves had the chance to bag a hat-trick but missed the penalty in the 81st minute, Kobel guessed the right way and kept the ball out. Pedro Porro scored the rebound of the penalty, nodding the loose ball across goal inside the far post. Donyell Malen pulled one back for the Black-and-Yellow in the added minutes (90+3) with a tap-in into the net, assisted by Marco Reus with a headed pass.
Team statistics: 65% possession, 85% pass accuracy, 12 total shots, 14 chances created, four big chances, 503 accurate passes, 11 fouls conceded, nine corners, six offsides and a 1.90 xG.
BVB are second in the league standings with 27 points and a +12 goal difference. They won 2-1 over VFB Stuttgart in their last league match. Donyell Malen opened the scoring in the 56th, and Marco Reus scored the match winner in the 85th minute.
Borussia Dortmund team news: Mateu Morey, Marcel Schmelzer and Erling Braut Haaland are sidelined due to injuries. Youssoufa Moukoko, Thorgan Hazard, Marius Wolf, Giovanni Reyna and Raphael Guerreiro are doubtful for the match.
Wolfsburg vs Borussia Dortmund H2H
Dortmund haven’t lost to Wolfsburg in their last 12 meetings, with 11 wins and one draw. They have won the last six meetings with six clean sheets. The Wolves haven’t scored against BVB in their last nine meetings. The Black-and-Yellow won 2-0 in the last meeting.
Wolfsburg vs Borussia Dortmund (November 27) key players and lineups
Wolfsburg projected starting lineup:
- Pavao Pervan
- Sebastiaan Bornauw
- Maxence Lacroix
- John Brooks
- Ridle Baku
- Maximilian Arnold
- Josuha Guilavogui
- Jerome Roussillon
- Maximilian Philipp
- Lukas Nmecha
- Wout Weghorst
The key player to watch out for is Wout Weghorst. He wants to be on the scoresheet in this game. Weghorst has four goals and one assist in 10 league appearances this season. I’m banking on him to break the goalless streak against BVB.
Borussia Dortmund projected starting lineup:
- Gregor Kobel
- Thomas Meunier
- Manuel Akanji
- Mats Hummels
- Nico Schulz
- Jude Bellingham
- Emre Can
- Marco Reus
- Mahmoud Dahoud
- Julian Brandt
- Donyell Malen
Donyell Malen is the key player to watch out for. He scored his first goal for Borussia in the 2-1 win over Stuttgart and went on to score his second in the last game against Sporting CP. Malen is expected to lead the attack and be on the scoresheet in this game.
Wolfsburg vs Borussia Dortmund (November 27) betting tips and prediction
Both sides have had their fair share of injuries. This has affected the team performance and results. Wolfsburg have to put in a better performance to win this home match. Wout Weghorst, Lukas Nmecha and Ridle Baku have to give top performance in this match. BVB are without their target man Haaland and key players like Reyna, Thorgan Hazard and Youssoufa Moukoko are doubtful for this game. They still have a good squad to fight for the win in this game.
Betting prediction: Asian handicap (-0.25) on Borussia Dortmund
Odds: 2.02 (+102 American; 51/50 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Under 3.5 goals
Odds: 1.40 (-250 American; 2/5 Fractional)