Betting on the Bundesliga is always an exciting activity. It has 18 clubs, who over 34 games battle it out to become the champions of Germany. For the past eight seasons, the title has been won by Bayern Munich, now also champions of Europe. At the end of the season, the team that finishes at the top of the Bundesliga table is crowned the champions of Germany, while those that finish in between 1st and 4th place qualify for the UEFA Champions League. The two teams that finish in 5th and 6th place qualify for the Europa League, while the clubs that finish in the bottom two are relegated to the second division of German football. The team that finishes in 15th place enters the Bundesliga Playoffs, where they will go head-to-head with the team that finished 3rd in Bundesliga 2 to try to retain their place in Germany’s top football division. All things considered there’s a lot at stake over the course of a Bundesliga season, which is all the better for your Bundesliga predictions all year round!
In the Bundesliga,, it is of course the big clubs that are the most enticing to follow. How can we not mention Bayern Munich, who hold the record for the most titles won in Germany’s top football division? With world-class players, a top-notch Allianz Arena and die-hard supporters, year after year Bayern have the assets they need to claim the title at the end of the season. Every year bookmakers tip the Bavarians as Bundesliga favorites, while sides such as Borussia Dortmund, Schalke, Monchengladbach Leipzig,Leverkusen and Hoffenheim are also expected to be in the running for each season’s title race. So many high class football clubs, which makes Bundesliga predictions a favourite amongst European sports bettors.
In your search for winners, keeping track of statistics is very important. Knowing which teams are in form, who's scoring the most goals and whether they can keep a clean sheet is all info you need to know. Our team of experts will guide you along the way during the 2020/21 Bundesliga season. Here are the top ten stats from last season.
As in every season of the Bundesliga, Bayern Munich will be the favourites to win the upcoming 2020/21 season. Even more so now that they are the champions of Europe. They have strengthed their powerful squad with the signing of Sane from Manchester City. Even with a slow start to last season, they still ran out winners of the league by 13 points, earning 58 points from their last 20 games.
Borussia Dortmund will try to push Bayern hard as will RB Leipzig, Borussia Monchengladbach and Bayer Leverkusen. Can they topple Bayern or is it just a battle to finish second behind them? A fascinating season lies ahead, that is for sure.
Winner: By far the most successful team in the Bundesliga, Bayern Munich claimed their 30th title last season, their eighth successive title win in Germany’s premier football division. They had a poor start to the season and at one stage weren't even in the Champions League places. Their manager was sacked and Hans-Deiter Flick took over bringing them great success,
European Football: Joining Bayern in the Champions League in 2020/21 will be Borussia Dortmund, RB Leipzig and Bayer Leverkusen, who finished second to fourth. Qualifying for the Europa League were Bayer Leverkusen, Hoffenheim and Wolfsburg.
Relegated: Two teams were relegated from the Bundesliga at the end of the 2019/20 season - Paderborn and Fortuna Dusseldorf. Werder Bremen finished in the relegation play-off position but won against Heidenheim to stay in the Bundesliga.
Promoted: Armenia Bielefeld won Bundesliga II last season to win promotion to the top flight. Also promoted were Stuttgart who had been relegated the previous season.