Bayern Munich Current Favourite To Win on Wednesday

Published on August 12th, 2014 9:09 pm EST
Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund are set to clash in the German Super Cup on Wednesday, August 13th.

The German Super Cup, or DFL-Supercup, pits the winner of the Bundesliga championship against the winner of the DFB-Pokal. This year will see the defending German Super Cup champions Borussia Dortmund square off against Bayern Munich.

As mentioned, Borussia Dortmund are the current champions and have won the title four times. Bayern Munich, on the other hand, is the all-time leader in this event with a total of five wins. Borussia Dortmund defeated Bayern Munich last year 4-2 to claim victory, while Bayern Munich won 2-1 the year before.

With Bundesliga action getting underway soon, both Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich will be using this contest as a chance to tweak their opening day line-ups and work out any kinks.


Here are the current betting odds for Wednesday's match:

Borussia Dortmund, 3.10
Draw, 3.60
Bayern Munich, 2.20

The bookmakers are anticipating that this will be a fairly high scoring match, as the Over/Under 2.5 Goals line currently looks like this:

Under 2.5 Goals, 2.25
Over 2.5 Goals, 1.60


Both teams will be looking to get their seasons off to strong starts after underperforming expectations last year.

Bayern Munich won Bundesliga but flamed out miserably in the semi-finals of Champions League, while Borussia Dortmund finished 19 points behind Bayern Munich and failed to build on their Champions League final appearance from the year before.

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