Borussia Dortmund vs Eintracht Frankfurt Match Prediction: August 14, 2021
August 14, 2021 7:30 pm
Date & Time: August 14th, 2021 – 22:00 (IST)
Venue: Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund
With Bayern Munich very much the team to catch in the Bundesliga, Borussia Dortmund will be doing all they can to get their season off to the best possible start against Eintracht Frankfurt.
The visitors Eintracht Frankfurt finished in the Europa League last term and they will be eager to back that up with another impressive campaign this year.
It promises to be a fascinating season for Borussia Dortmund, who are beginning to adapt to life without Jadon Sancho, as the Englishman left during the summer to sign for Manchester United.
There is change afoot off the field too, as Marco Rose has been entrusted in the manager’s hot seat and there are sure to be tweaks to formations and playing personnel throughout the campaign.
Gregor Kobel looks set to start the season in between the sticks for Dortmund, with the young Swiss stopper having impressed throughout the pre-season.
Centre-back Manuel Akanji enjoyed a hugely impressive Euro 2020, and he will be the rock in the heart of the Dortmund defence this season.
Axel Witsel and Thomas Delaney will be charged with breaking up opposition attacks while Thorgan Hazard is a hugely creative threat from midfield.
Erling Haaland needs no introduction for Dortmund and if he stays at the club this year, his goals could prove vital throughout the campaign.
Building on their superb 5th-place finish will be the priority for Eintracht Frankfurt this season – who will also have a Europa League campaign to navigate this term.
Oliver Glasner has done a superb job since taking over from Niko Kovac and momentum will be key for Frankfurt as the season unfolds.
Kevin Trapp is a proven goalkeeper at this level, and he will be looking to another blemish-free season.
Austrian Martin Hinteregger endured a nightmare performance in the DFB Pokal Cup last time out but is more than capable in the Bundesliga.
Winning the midfield battle won’t be easy for Frankfurt and they will be looking to Djibril Sow to provide them with a combative streak.
Colombian Rafael Santos Borré is a new recruit for Frankfurt this term and how he would love to open his account on his Bundesliga debut here.
Borussia Dortmund vs Eintracht Frankfurt Match Odds
Borussia Dortmund – $1.49
Eintracht Frankfurt – $6.6
Draw – $5.5
Borussia Dortmund vs Eintracht Frankfurt Best Bets
|Erling Haaland to score anytime||$1.75|
|Both teams to score in the match – YES||$2.15|
|Over 2.5 goals in the game||$2.00|
|Borussia Dortmund to win the match||$1.49|
Borussia Dortmund vs Eintracht Frankfurt – Match Prediction
Both sides impressed at times last season, and they will want to get their respective campaigns off to the best possible starts.
Eintracht Frankfurt will fancy their chances here, but Dortmund are a good side, and they should pick up a comfortable home win to start the season.
Predicted Result: Borussia Dortmund to win the match – $1.49.
Predicted Correct Score: Borussia Dortmund 3 – 1 Eintracht Frankfurt – $11.50