The Wolfsburg team will challenge the Bayer Leverkusen team in a German Bundesliga Matchday 8 in VOLKSWAGEN ARENA Stadium, Wolfsburg on Saturday, October 21, 2023. For streaming coverage of Wolfsburg vs. Bayer Leverkusen, preview and how to watch it, see in this article.
Wolfsburg, the team in 12th position with 12 points, has not found balance in their game. They always lose after winning, and have not been able to show their true strength. However, they also have positive things, namely a perfect record at home with three wins from three matches. If they can maintain this pattern, then they will win in the 8th round.
Meanwhile, Leverkusen, the team that leads the standings with 28 points, is in a strong upward trend. They are still unbeaten this season, with nine wins and one draw. The draw also occurred at home to Bayern Munich, the defending Bundesliga champions. Leverkusen have also shown great mettle away from home, with four wins and one draw in the three competitions they have competed in.
The two teams have a long history of meeting, with Leverkusen being superior. In the last 13 meetings between the two teams, Leverkusen won eight, drew three and lost two. Apart from that, Leverkusen has also never lost in the last six visits to Wolfsburg headquarters, with four wins and two draws.
One of the factors that makes it difficult for Leverkusen to be beaten by Wolfsburg is their strong defense. In the last five visits to Wolfsburg headquarters, Leverkusen has never conceded a goal. On the other hand, Wolfsburg also had difficulty scoring goals against Leverkusen. In the last nine meetings between the two teams, Wolfsburg has only scored three goals.
For this match, both teams have some injury problems and uncertainties. Wolfsburg will have to play without the injured Fischer and Nmecha, as well as Casteels, Jenz and Rogério who will not be able to play. Leverkusen coach, Xabi Alonso also lost Arthur who was injured, and Fosu-Mensah who was not certain to be able to play.
With the team in high form, Leverkusen is expected to be able to get three points by beating Wolfsburg at their home ground.
Live Stream & How To Watch
Wolfsburg vs Bayer Leverkusen match at VOLKSWAGEN ARENA Stadium, Wolfsburg can be watched live streaming. Bundesliga 2023/2024 Matchday 8 match broadcast on ESPN+ starting 09:30 ET.
|Match||VfL Wolfsburg vs. Bayer Leverkusen|
|Match day||Matchday 8|
|Venue||VOLKSWAGEN ARENA Stadium, Wolfsburg|
|Date||Saturday, October 21, 2023|
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Interesting Statistics and Facts
|Wolfsburg (4-2-3-1)||Bayer Leverkusen (3-4-2-1)|
5 H2H Latest Wolfsburg – Bayer Leverkusen
- April 17, 2023 – Wolfsburg [0 – 0] Bayer Leverkusen (Bundesliga)
- October 22, 2022 – Bayer Leverkusen [2 – 2] Wolfsburg (Bundesliga)
- March 20, 2022 – Wolfsburg [0 – 2] Bayer Leverkusen (Bundesliga)
- October 30, 2021 – Bayer Leverkusen [0 – 2] Wolfsburg (Bundesliga)
- January 23, 2021 – Bayer Leverkusen [0 – 1] Wolfsburg (Bundesliga)
Wolfsburg – Last 5 Match Results
- September 02, 2023 – Hoffenheim [3 – 1] Wolfsburg (Bundesliga)
- September 16, 2023 – Wolfsburg [2 – 1] Union Berlin (Bundesliga)
- September 23, 2023 – Borussia Dortmund [1 – 0] Wolfsburg (Bundesliga)
- September 30, 2023 – Wolfsburg [2 – 0] Eintracht Frankfurt (Bundesliga)
- October 07, 2023 – Stuttgart [3 – 1] Wolfsburg (Bundesliga)
Bayer Leverkusen – Last 5 Match Results
- September 21, 2023 – Bayer Leverkusen [4 – 0] Häcken (UEFA Europa League)
- September 24, 2023 – Bayer Leverkusen [4 – 1] Heidenheim (Bundesliga)
- September 30, 2023 – Mainz [0 – 3] Bayer Leverkusen (Bundesliga)
- October 06, 2023 – Molde [1 – 2] Bayer Leverkusen (UEFA Europa League)
- October 08, 2023 – Bayer Leverkusen [3 – 0] FC Cologne (Bundesliga)