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Bundesliga Odds and Picks - Matchday 28

The Bundesliga returns with mid-week action beginning on Tuesday May 26 that packs in a nine-game slate over two days.

The top-flight German League is receiving a ton of action at the sportsbooks and we've got Bundesliga Odds and Picks locked and loaded.

Matchday 28 Bundesliga Picks

  • Match: Borussia Dortmund v Bayern Munich
  • Odds: Bayern Munich -120, Borussia Dortmund +255, Draw +310
  • Bet Now at DraftKings
  • Date: Tuesday, 12:30 ET
  • TV: FS1/Fox Deportes

Bayern Munich’s trip to Dortmund is a potential title decider. Bayern go to Dortmund with a four point lead at the top of the Bundesliga and know that a win here would all but sew up yet another title. A Dortmund victory would blow it wide open not just for them, but for Leipzig, Leverkusen and Mönchengladbach too.

The goal line for such a big game is incredibly high, with over 2.5 goals rated as a 4/11 shot. Yes, this is the Bundesliga and these are two bold teams, but goal expectancy drops when the stakes are raised, and there is no incentive for Bayern to push for a win. They would probably take a draw. Dortmund have outperformed their attacking of late, and Jadon Sancho’s fitness is a concern, so this game could be lower scoring than expected.

Tip: Under 2.5 goals at 11/5

  • Match: Werder Bremen v Borussia Mönchengladbach
  • Odds: Borussia Monchengladbach -143, Werder Bremen +340, Draw +300
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  • Date: Tuesday, 14:30 ET
  • TV: FS-Plus

Werder Bremen secured a precious three points at Freiburg last time out, but their form at the Weserstadion this season has been appalling. With it becoming gradually more apparent that empty stadiums really are having a profound effect on home advantage, Gladbach look good value at 8/11. The visitors still have a small chance of winning the league, but their realistic aim is a top four spot. They beat Bremen 3-1 in the reverse fixture and should have too much here.

Tip: Borussia Mönchengladbach to win at 8/11

  • Match: Eintracht Frankfurt v Freiburg
  • Odds: Eintracht Frankfurt -103, Freiburg +245, Draw +270
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  • Date: Tuesday, 14:30 ET

Frankfurt and Freiburg’s forms has seen them heading in opposite directions and Frankfurt look terrible value even money favourites here. They have lost their last five games and have shipped 18 goals. They did include games against four of the top five, but their confidence looks shot and Freiburg can take advantage. They were unlucky to lose at home to Werder Bremen last time out and have taken points off Schalke, Leverkusen and Leipzig on the road this season. Add to that the dubious nature of home advantage in the current circumstances and Freiburg jump out at 5/2 to win the match.

Tip: Freiburg to win at 5/2

  • Match: RB Leipzig v Hertha Berlin
  • Odds: Leipzig -305, Hertha +700, Draw +430
  • Bet Now at DraftKings
  • Date: Wednesday, 12:30 ET
  • TV: FS2

RB Leipzig were superb in their 5-0 thrashing at Mainz last time out. The win came after their 1-1 draw against Freiburg, where they were very unlucky not to win. Timo Werner scored a hat-trick in that win, and even at a short price he looks a good value first goalscorer against mid-table Hertha Berlin. Werner has netted 24 goals in 27 league games and is second only to Robert Lewandowski in the Bundesliga goalscoring charts. That hat-trick came off the back of a relatively bad patch for Werner, but he looked back to his best in Mainz.

Tip: Timo Werner to score first at 5/2

  • Match: Hoffenheim v FC Koln
  • Odds: Hoffenheim +143, Koln +165, Draw +265
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  • Date: Wednesday, 14:30 ET
  • TV: FS-Plus

Hoffenheim have picked up one point from their two games since the Bundesliga returned, but their performances have been much better than their results and their match at home to Cologne is the perfect opportunity for them to get an overdue win. These two teams are in mid-table but both are in the hunt for a Europa League place. Hoffenheim won the xG count at Paderborn 1.9-1 in their draw at Paderborn, and racked up an xG of 2.8 against Hertha Berlin in their statistically unlikely 3-0 loss. Cologne have also been unlucky, but they have lost eight of their 13 away games this year and could be in for another defeat here.

Tip: Hoffenheim to win at 13/10

Where is the Money going on Tuesday May 26 and Wednesday May 27?

Our friends at DraftKings, a major US Sportsbook, is receiving plenty of action for the Matchday 28 card and you can follow the betting trends below. 

Bundesliga Betting Splits for Tuesday May 26

  • % Handle - Total Money
  • % Bets - Total Bets
  • Odds and Trends Subject to Change (T&C's Apply, 21+, Legal US States Only)
Bundesliga Betting Trends - Per DraftKings
Borussia Dortmund vs. Bayern Munich
Wager Odds % Handle % Bets
Borussia Dortmund +255 - -
Draw +310 - -
Bayern Munich -120 - -

Bundesliga Betting Trends - Per DraftKings
Bayer Leverkusen vs. Wolfsburg
Wager Odds % Handle % Bets
Bayer Leverkusen -141 - -
Draw +300 - -
Wolfsburg +335 - -

Bundesliga Betting Trends - Per DraftKings
Werder Bremen vs. Borussia Monchengladbach
Wager Odds % Handle % Bets
Werder Bremen +340 - -
Draw +300 - -
Borussia Monchengladbach -143 - -

Bundesliga Betting Trends - Per DraftKings
Eintracht Frankfurt vs. Freiburg
Wager Odds % Handle % Bets
Eintracht Frankfurt -105 - -
Draw +275 - -
Freiburg +250 - -

Bundesliga Betting Trends - Per DraftKings
RB Leipzig vs. Hertha Berln
Wager Odds % Handle % Bets
RB Leipzig -305 - -
Draw +430 - -
Hertha Berln +700 - -

Bundesliga Betting Trends - Per DraftKings
Hoffenheim vs. FC Koln
Wager Odds % Handle % Bets
Hoffenheim +143 - -
Draw +265 - -
FC Koln +165 - -

Bundesliga Betting Trends - Per DraftKings
Fortuna Dusseldorf vs. Schalke 04
Wager Odds % Handle % Bets
Fortuna Dusseldorf +163 - -
Draw +235 - -
Schalke 04 +163 - -

Bundesliga Betting Trends - Per DraftKings
Augsburg vs. Paderborn 07
Wager Odds % Handle % Bets
Augsburg -110 - -
Draw +270 - -
Paderborn 04 +265 - -

Bundesliga Betting Trends - Per DraftKings
Union Berlin vs. Mainz 05
Wager Odds % Handle % Bets
Union Berlin +123 - -
Draw +245 - -
Mainz 05 +210 - -

What is the Matchday 28 Schedule?

If you're following your Bundesliga action this week, then check out the schedule below and don't forget about Expert Picks from our top handicappers! 

Fox Sports 1 (FS1) and Fox Sports 2 (FS2) will be airing nationally televised games plus the Fox Sports Go streaming service is available in select areas.

Tuesday, May 26

  • Borussia Dortmund vs. Bayern Munich (FS1, Fox Deportes, 12:30 p.m.)
  • Bayer Leverkusen vs. VfL Wolfsburg (FS2, Fox Deportes, 2:30 p.m.)
  • Eintracht Frankfurt vs. SC Freiburg (2:30 p.m.)
  • Werder Bremen vs. Borussia Monchengladbach (FS-Plus 2:30 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 27

  • RB Leipzig vs. Hertha Berln (FS2, 12:30 p.m.)
  • Hoffenheim vs. FC Koln (FS-Plus, 2:30 p.m.)
  • Fortuna Dusseldorf vs. Schalke 04 (FS2, Fox Deportes, 2:30 p.m.)
  • Augsburg vs. Paderborn 07 (2:30 p.m.)
  • Union Berlin vs. Mainz 05 (2:30 p.m.)
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