The Bundesliga made its triumphant return last week to empty stadiums and happy fans at home. In the USA, Fox Sports registered a 725% spike in viewership for Dortmund v Schalke from the previous Bundesliga match shown on the channel. If you are going to watch and get in on Bundesliga action keep reading for everything you need to know before you bet on Matchday 27.
Bundesliga Matchday 27 Odds, Schedule, How To Watch
Friday, May 22
Hertha Berlin +136 vs. Union Berlin +220, Draw: +237
2:30 p.m. on FS2
Hertha (8-7-11) pulled off a big upset by stunning TSG Hoffenheim 3-0 on Saturday while Union Berlin was on the wrong end of a 2-0 shutout loss against league-leading Bayern Munich on Sunday. Hertha will be looking for payback for the 1-0 loss they suffered against Berlin in November of 2019.
Saturday, May 23
Borussia Monchengladbach +143 vs. Bayer Leverkusen +183, Draw: +273
9:30 a.m. on FS2
Borussia Monchengladbach (16-4-6) jumped all over Eintracht to pick up an emphatic 3-0 win on Saturday while Leverkusen (14-5-6) was set to take on Bremen on Monday. With M’Gladbach sitting in third place in the Bundesliga standings and Leverkusen sitting in fifth place, you should expect this one to see plenty of offense.
Wolfsburg +352 vs. Borussia Dortmund -126, Draw: +296
9:30 a.m. on FS1
Wolfsburg (10-9-7) squeaked past Augsburg 2-1 on Saturday while Borussia Dortmund (16-6-4) blew past Schalke 3-0 on Saturday as well. No matter who comes out on top in this affair, Dortmund’s blossoming young superstar Erling Haaland will be the player to watch in this one!
Freiburg +129 vs. Werder Bremen +218, Draw: +256
Freiburg (10-7-9) put up a great effort to earn a 1-1 draw against RB Leipzig on Saturday. Bremen (4-7-14) was set to play their Matchday 26 pairing against Leverkusen on Monday.
Paderborn +219 vs. Hoffenheim +119, Draw: +281
Paderborn (4-5-17) battled Fortuna to a scoreless draw on Saturday while Hoffenheim (10-5-11) got man-handled en route to a 3-0 loss against Hertha. Still, Paderborn has the worst record in the league and the third-worst goal differential margin (-24).
Bayern Munich -628 vs. Eintracht Frankfurt +1398, Draw: +729
12:30 p.m. on FS1
Bayern Munich (18-4-4) subdued Union Berlin 2-0 on Sunday. Eintracht Frankfurt (8-4-13) was on the wrong end of a humbling 3-1 beat-down at the hands of Monchengladbach on Saturday and now they’re taking on the league-leaders in an affair that looks like a huge mismatch.
Sunday, May 24
Schalke +103 vs. Augsburg +287, Draw: +250
7:30 a.m. on FS1
Schalke (9-10-7) got dominated from beginning to end in their embarrassing 4-0 shutout loss against. Augsburg (7-6-13) put up a solid effort in their narrow 2-1 loss against Wolfsburg on Saturday. Only four teams are worse in the goal differential department than Augsburg.
Mainz +506 vs. RB Leipzig -204, Draw: +407
9:30 a.m. on FS1
Mainz (8-3-15) battled Cologne to a 2-2 draw on Sunday and while RB Leipzig (14-9-3) put up a modest performance in their 1-1 draw against Freiburg on Saturday, Leipzig is in fourth place in the standings and looking to pick up the pace!
Cologne -120 vs. Fortuna Dusseldorf +325, Draw: +297
12 p.m. on FS1
Cologne (10-3-13) played Mainz to a 2-2 finish on Sunday while Fortuna Dusseldorf (5-8-13) and Paderborn played to a scoreless draw on Saturday.