Raphael Honigstein’s Bundesliga Betting: Bayern are beatable at home but Hoffenheim should stay undefeated

WEDNESDAY Bayern Munich v RB Leipzig, 19:00 Bayern and Leipzig are tied on points at the top of the Bundesliga, with Bayern ahead only on goal difference. The champions were poor away at Darmstadt but Douglas Costa’s screamer saved them. Leipzig meanwhile were back in the...

Raphael Honigstein’s Bundesliga Betting: Dortmund’s home run to continue while Wolfsburg should avoid defeat at Mönchengladbach

TUESDAY Borussia Dortmund v FC Augsburg, 19.00 Dortmund’s dodgy away form continued on Friday night as they drew 2-2 with Hoffenheim. That was actually a good result given the circumstances with Marco Reus sent off at the end of the first half after picking up a...

Raphael Honigstein’s Bundesliga Betting: Wolfsburg woes will continue while Bayern Munich are set to fire on all cylinders

FRIDAY TSG Hoffenheim v Borussia Dortmund It was only back in 2008 that Julian Nagelsmann was playing under Thomas Tuchel for Augsburg’s second team. Wind forward to the present day and Nagelsmann’s Hoffenheim are perched a point above Tuchel’s Dortmund in the Bundesliga table. What’s more,...

Raphael Honigstein's Bundesliga Betting: Schalke Will Bounce Back From Leipzig Loss And Ignore Lewandowski At Your Peril

Friday Eintracht Frankfurt v TSG Hoffenheim Frankfurt and Hoffenheim are the two most improved sides in the Bundesliga this season. Back when they faced each other in April, they were battling relegation but now they both occupy European places. This should be a very evenly matched...

Raphael Honigstein's Bundesliga Betting: Bayern's Bad Week To Get Worse As Red Bull Leipzig Continue Winning

Friday SC Freiburg v RB Leipzig Three of the four goals that Freiburg conceded last weekend at Mainz were from set pieces. Coach Christian Streich was not best pleased, saying that they could throw all the other statistics ‘in the waste paper basket.’ They’ll certainly need...

Raphael Honigstein's Bundesliga Betting: Dortmund To Beat Ancelotti's Unconvincing Bayern And Spice Up Title Race

Friday Bayer Leverkusen v RB Leipzig All Leipzig need at Leverkusen on Friday is a point and they will go top of the table. Even if it was for one night only, it would be testament to the excellent start to the season made by Ralph...

Der Klassiker: Fledgling Dortmund Are Not Yet A Credible Rival To Bayern Munich

When Carlo Ancelotti and Franck Ribery cut the ribbon at Bayern’s new fan shop at Munich airport last week, the coach uttered a sentence every Bayern fan has been eager to hear: “Ribery will play against Dortmund.” Five words that mean so much to the champions,...

Raphael Honigstein's Bundesliga Betting: Aubameyang To Come Back With A Bang As Dortmund Hammer Hapless Hamburg

Friday Hertha BSC v Borussia Mönchengladbach Gladbach’s hopes of qualifying for the Champions League knockout stages slimmed significantly with their draw on Tuesday against Celtic. That result added to what has been an underwhelming season so far from the Foals. Hertha coach Pal Dardai admitted that...

Raphael Honigstein's Bundesliga Betting: Injury Hit Dortmund Should Still Have Enough To Beat Schalke In Germany's Biggest Derby

Friday Borussia Mönchengladbach v Eintracht Frankfurt The last time Eintracht Frankfurt travelled to the Borussia Park, Niko Kovac took charge of his first game. Back in March his side lost 3-0 but they have come a long way since then. That’s perhaps best illustrated by the...