FC Cologne vs Bayern Munich Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

FC Cologne play Bayern Munich at RheinEnergieSTADION on Saturday 15 January, Kick-off: 16:30. Read on for our free Bundesliga prediction and football betting tips.

FC Cologne

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Bayern Munich

Our best betting prediction involves heading to the Asian Handicap market and backing FC Cologne with a 1.5 goal start. We think they’ll overcome Bayern Munich with this advantage at 1.88.

Reasons for our FC Cologne vs Bayern Munich prediction:

  • FC Cologne have won 3 consecutive matches
  • FC Cologne have won 6 of their past 10 home matches
  • FC Cologne have scored 2 or more goals in 6 of their past 10 home matches
  • Bayern Munich have conceded 2 or more goals in 5 of their last 10 away matches

Our tip is that FC Cologne can triumph with a +1.5 start on the Asian Handicap. They should be able to stay close to their opponents in this Bundesliga game and we’ll take the 1.88.

If you want bigger odds about FC Cologne, you can consider some other Asian Lines such as +0.5 or +1 and they will give you attractive prices.

Betting Tips: FC Cologne vs Bayern Munich

OUR TIPS FC Cologne Asian Hcp +1.5 @ 1.88 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Match Preview: FC Cologne vs Bayern Munich

FC Cologne won their last match 3-1 against Hertha Berlin in the Bundesliga. They had 56% possession and seven shots on target in this match. They also had four corners at Olympiastadion, with Anthony Modeste, Ondrej Duda and Jan Thielmann on the scoresheet.

Bayern Munich had eight shots on target when they lost 2-1 against Borussia Monchengladbach at Allianz Arena. Robert Lewandowski found the net during this Bundesliga match.

FC Cologne´s last clash with Bayern Munich saw Bayern Munich win the game 3-2 at Allianz Arena.

During the past 5 matches, FC Cologne have failed to win. Bayern Munich have won five and no draws.

Betting Odds: FC Cologne vs Bayern Munich

The latest betting odds give Bayern Munich a 74% chance of winning which means they’re overwhelming 1.36 favourites to win this Bundesliga clash with the bookies. FC Cologne are the outsiders at 6.00 and they’re regarded as least likely to win.

You can find the shortest odds for Over 2.5 Goals, which means three goals or more being scored. The Yes option in the Both Teams to Score market is regarded as the most likely outcome and is trading at 1.44.

The good news is that you can access hundreds of markets for any Bundesliga match. All the leading football betting sites have a massive range of pre-match and In-Play betting options.

Match Stats: FC Cologne vs Bayern Munich

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Full time Result

  • 8 wins, 4 defeats and 8 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 6 wins, 1 defeats and 3 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 15 wins, 3 defeats and 2 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 6 wins, 2 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

FC Cologne

Bayern Munich

Goals / match
1.6 3
Conceded / match
1.2 0.6
Total / match
2.8 3.6

Corners

Corners

FC Cologne

Bayern Munich

For / match
4.2 4.6
Against / match
6.2 3.4
Total / match
10.4 8

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News: FC Cologne vs Bayern Munich

Our FC Cologne vs Bayern Munich team news will highlight the injuries for both squads, with the lineups giving you a helping hand with your bets.

Getting the player information you need is easy thanks to the Bundesliga squads.

Lineups: FC Cologne vs Bayern Munich

FC Cologne Confirmed Lineup 4-3-1-2

Bayern Munich Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

FC Cologne Confirmed Lineup 4-3-1-2

20 Marvin Schwaebe
2 Benno Schmitz 15 Luca Kilian 4 Timo Huebers 14 Jonas Hector
21 Louis Schaub 6 Salih Oezcan 18 Ondrej Duda
11 Florian Kainz
27 Anthony Modeste 13 Mark Uth
1 Manuel Neuer
6 Joshua Kimmich 5 Benjamin Pavard 4 Niklas Suele 18 Marcel Sabitzer
22 Marc Roca 24 Corentin Tolisso
7 Serge Gnabry 25 Thomas Mueller 42 Jamal Musiala
9 Robert Lewandowski

Bayern Munich Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

FC Cologne Substitutes

  • 7Dejan Ljubicic
  • 9Sebastian Andersson
  • 17Kingsley Schindler
  • 19Kingsley Ehizibue
  • 23Jannes-Kilian Horn
  • 25Tim Lemperle
  • 29Jan Thielmann
  • 31Tomas Ostrak
  • 40Jonas Urbig

Bayern Munich Substitutes

  • 2Dayot Upamecano
  • 3Omar Richards
  • 10Leroy Sane
  • 14Paul Wanner
  • 23Tanguy Nianzou
  • 26Sven Ulreich
  • 34Lucas Copado
  • 40Malik Tillman

Previous FC Cologne Lineups

09 Jan Bundesliga
Hertha Berlin 1-3 FC Cologne
19 Dec Bundesliga
FC Cologne 1-0 VfB Stuttgart
14 Dec Bundesliga
Wolfsburg 2-3 FC Cologne

Previous Bayern Munich Lineups

07 Jan Bundesliga
Bayern Munich 1-2 B. M'gladbach
17 Dec Bundesliga
Bayern Munich 4-0 Wolfsburg
14 Dec Bundesliga
VfB Stuttgart 0-5 Bayern Munich

The FC Cologne vs Bayern Munich lineups are available before kick-off, with the predicted lineups showing first and they are followed by confirmed starting 11s.

Injuries & Suspensions: FC Cologne vs Bayern Munich

FC Cologne Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Marvin Obuz Illness
Timo Horn Cold
Ellyes Skhiri Africa Cup of Nations
Jorge Meré Illness
Sebastian Andersson Illness

Bayern Munich Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Dayot Upamecano COVID-19
Bouna Sarr Africa Cup of Nations
Christopher Scott COVID-19
Leroy Sane COVID-19
Alphonso Davies COVID-19
Lucas Hernandez COVID-19
T. Nianzou Kouassi COVID-19
Manuel Neuer COVID-19
Kingsley Coman COVID-19
Eric Choupo-Moting Knee injury
Leon Goretzka Knee injury
Josip Stanisic Thigh injury

The injuries and suspensions information will help you find out which players are missing. Get the latest injury news thanks to our up-to-date report.

Squad information is available for every team so you can identify all the players.

Germany FlagBundesliga Table

Bundesliga 2021/2022

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Bayern Munich 18 14 1 3 57:18 43
2 Dortmund 18 12 1 5 44:28 37
3 Hoffenheim 18 9 4 5 38:27 31
4 Freiburg 18 8 6 4 30:18 30
5 Leverkusen 18 8 5 5 42:30 29
6 FC Cologne 18 7 7 4 30:28 28
7 Union Berlin 18 7 7 4 25:23 28
8 Frankfurt 18 7 6 5 29:27 27
9 RB Leipzig 18 7 4 7 34:23 25
10 Mainz 05 18 7 3 8 26:21 24
11 Bochum 18 7 2 9 17:26 23
12 B. M'gladbach 18 6 4 8 24:33 22
13 Hertha Berlin 18 6 3 9 21:38 21
14 Wolfsburg 18 6 2 10 17:30 20
15 VfB Stuttgart 18 4 6 8 22:31 18
16 Augsburg 18 4 6 8 18:29 18
17 Bielefeld 18 3 8 7 16:24 17
18 Greuther Furth 18 1 3 14 13:49 6
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Bayern Munich 10 8 0 2 30:8 24
2 Dortmund 9 8 0 1 26:12 24
3 RB Leipzig 10 7 0 3 29:13 21
4 Hoffenheim 9 6 2 1 21:9 20
5 Mainz 05 9 5 3 1 18:5 18
6 FC Cologne 9 5 3 1 18:11 18
7 Union Berlin 9 5 3 1 12:8 18
8 Bochum 9 5 2 2 11:6 17
9 Freiburg 9 4 3 2 15:11 15
10 Leverkusen 9 4 2 3 21:16 14
11 B. M'gladbach 8 4 2 2 14:13 14
12 Hertha Berlin 9 4 2 3 13:12 14
13 Frankfurt 9 3 4 2 14:11 13
14 VfB Stuttgart 9 3 2 4 16:18 11
15 Augsburg 8 3 2 3 12:15 11
16 Wolfsburg 9 3 1 5 8:14 10
17 Bielefeld 9 1 5 3 8:13 8
18 Greuther Furth 9 1 3 5 7:15 6

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