Borussia Monchengladbach

Team details
Bundesliga
Rank Club GP W D L GS GC GD PTS Previous matches H2H

Remarks:


Team statistics
Get statistics
Player Number Position
Universal Player Grid
Players Stats
Rat. Pos. No. Player
Season Guide
2019/2020

Borussia Monchengladbach

In


Stefan Lainer (def) RB Salzburg; Marcus Thuram (mid) Guingamp; Breel Embolo (att) Schalke; Max Grun (gk) Darmstadt; Laszlo Benes (mid) Holstein Kiel – end of loan;

Out


Thorgan Hazard (k) (mid) Dortmund; Josip Drmic (sp) (att) Norwich City; Moritz Nicolas (gk) Union Berlin – on loan;

After bad end to last season saw M’gladbach missing out on Champions League qualification the changes looked inevitable and things have been busy at the club in the summer. Change of managers was the first thing on the agenda with Marco Rose, head coach for RB Salzburg for last 2 years, the new man at the helm. Rose arrives with good reputation and is known for asking his teams to play direct football. The other major departure was that of talisman Thorgan Hazard, who joined Dortmund, and after several years of relying on him in difficult situations now Green and Whites will have to find new hero. Captain Stindl is such a figure, but the undisputable leader of the team is recovering from serious injury with his return on the pitch not expected until November. This makes the role of Plea up front even more important, while 34-year-old veteran Raffael will have to turn back time and for a few months make Stindl’s absence go unnoticed. Not much transfer activity so far, with probably the only regular from the 3 new faces set to be right-back Lainer, who Rose managed in Salzburg. Before the bad run last spring M’gladbach was known as fortress and turning the home ground into successful hunting grounds again is priority for the new coach. As mentioned above direct forward passing and lots of overlapping runs can be expected as this is style of play Rose preaches.

Target


Might struggle qualifying for the Champions League, but top 6 finish could be achieved if home form is solid.

Season Review
2019/2020

№4: Borussia Monchengladbach

Gladbach return to the Champions League qualifiers as they finish fourth at the end of the best season since 2015/16 under new coach Marco Rose. Especially the first half of the campaign was strong when Borussia beat eventual winners Bayern and took away eleven wins in total. They were a close challenger for the informal title of autumn champions that was eventually won by Leipzig Gladbach’s season was also carried by their strong home record. They won twelve times at the Borussia Park while only losing three times. The harmonious team could have aimed for even more if it hadn’t been for the slightly weaker and less consistent second part of the season. Moreover, their struggling opponents Bayern and Dortmund came back stronger after the winter break. Additionally, many key players injured themselves, among them Denis Zakaria and top scorers Alassane Pléa and Marcus Thuram (10 goals each). They had previously formed an effective attacking trio together with fellow striker Breel Embolo (8 goals). However, the squad proved deep enough as their replacements such as Stindl and Hofmann lived up to the challenge. Moreover, keeper Sommer saved Gladbach many points again with his great performances. Overall, new coach Rose convinced everyone with a clear tactical concept and good results. Gladbach will be hoping for a similar season in 2020/21. They will need to improve the depth of the squad even further to account for the more exhausting triple burden of Bundesliga, DFB Cup and potentially the Champions League.


Player of the Season: Yann Sommer

TEAMS
Teams
AC Ajaccio
AC Wolfsberger
ADO Den Haag
AFC Wimbledon
AIK
AJ Auxerre
AS Nancy Lorraine
AZ Alkmaar
Aalesund
Aberdeen
Accrington Stanley
Adelaide United
Admira Wacker
Airdrieonians
Ajax
Akhmat Grozny
Alanyaspor
Alaves
Albion Rovers
Alloa Athletic
Altach
Amiens SC
Angers SCO
Annan Athletic
Antalyaspor
Arbroath
Arminia Bielefeld
Arsenal
Arsenal Tula
Aston Villa
Atalanta
Athletic Bilbao
Athletico Paranaense
Atlanta United
Atletico Goianiense
Atletico Madrid
Atletico Mineiro
Augsburg
Austria Vienna
Ayr United
BK Hacken
Barnsley
Basaksehir
Bayer Leverkusen
Bayern Munchen
Beerschot
Besiktas JK
Birmingham City
Blackburn Rovers
Blackpool
Boavista FC
Bochum
Bodø/Glimt
Bologna
Bolton Wanderers
Borussia Dortmund
Borussia Monchengladbach
Botafogo FR
Bournemouth
Bradford City
Brann
Brechin City
Brentford
Brescia
Brighton and Hove Albion
Brisbane Roar
Bristol City
Bristol Rovers
Burnley
Burton
Bury
Busan IPark
CD Aves
CD Tondela
CF Belenenses
CR Flamengo
CR Vasco da Gama
CS Maritimo
CSKA Moscow
Cagliari
Cambridge United
Cardiff City
Carlisle United
Caykur Rize
Ceara
Celta Vigo
Celtic
Central Coast Mariners
Cercle Brugge
Chambly
Chamois Niortais FC
Charlton Athletic
Chateauroux
Chelsea
Cheltenham Town
Chicago Fire
Clermont Foot
Club Brugge
Clyde
Colchester United
Colorado Rapids
Columbus Crew
Coritiba FC
Cove Rangers
Coventry City
Cowdenbeath
Crawley Town
Crewe Alexandra
Crystal Palace
DC United
Daegu FC
Denizlispor
Derby County
Dijon FCO
Dinamo Moscow
Djurgarden
Doncaster Rovers
Dumbarton
Dundee
Dundee United
Dunfermline Athletic
Dynamo Dresden
EA Guingamp
EC Bahia
East Fife
Edinburgh City
Eibar
Eintracht Frankfurt
Elfsborg
Elgin City
Erzgebirge Aue
Espanyol
Eupen
Everton
Excel Mouscron
Exeter City
FC Barcelona
FC Basel
FC Cincinnati
FC Dallas 96
FC Emmen
FC Famalicão
FC Groningen
FC Heidenheim
FC Luzern
FC Metz
FC Pacos de Ferreira
FC Porto
FC Seoul
FC Sion
FC St. Gallen
FC Thun
FC Twente
FC Utrecht
FC Zurich
FSV Mainz
Falkenbergs FF
Falkirk
Fenerbahce
Feyenoord
Fiorentina
Fleetwood
Fluminense FC
Forest Green Rovers
Forfar Athletic
Fortaleza EC
Fortuna Dusseldorf
Fortuna Sittard
Fulham
Galatasaray
Gangwon FC
Gaziantep FK
Genclerbirligi
Genoa
Getafe
Gil Vicente FC
Gillingham
Girondins de Bordeaux
Goias EC
Goztepe
Granada CF
Gremio FBPA
Grenoble Foot 38
Greuther Furth
Grimsby Town
Gwangju FC
Hamburger SV
Hamilton Academical
Hammarby
Hannover
Hartberg
Haugesund
Hellas Verona
Helsingborg
Heracles Almelo
Hertha BSC
Hibernian
Hoffenheim
Holstein Kiel
Houston Dynamo
Huddersfield Town
Hull City
IFK Gothenburg
IFK Norrkoping
Incheon United
Inter Miami
Internazionale
Inverness CT
Ipswich Town
Jahn Regensburg
Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors
Juventus
KAA Gent
KV Kortrijk
KV Mechelen
KV Oostende
Kalmar
Karlsruher SC
Kasimpasa
Kayserispor
Khimki
Kilmarnock
Koln
Konyaspor
Krasnodar
Kristiansund
LASK Linz
Lazio
Le Havre AC
Le Mans
Lecce
Leeds United
Leganes
Leicester City
Levante
Leyton Orient
Lille OSC
Lincoln City
Liverpool
Livingston
Lokomotiv Moscow
Lorient
Los Angeles FC
Los Angeles Galaxy
Lugano
Luton Town
MKE Ankaragucu
Macclesfield Town
Malmo
Manchester City
Manchester United
Mansfield Town
Mattersburg
Melbourne City
Melbourne Victory
Middlesbrough
Milan
Millwall
Milton Keynes Dons
Minnesota United
Mjallby AIF
Mjøndalen
Molde
Monaco
Montpellier HSC
Montreal Impact
Montrose
Morecambe
Moreirense FC
Morton
Motherwell
Nantes
Napoli
Nashville SC
Neuchatel Xamax FC
New England Revolution
New York City FC
Newcastle United
Newcastle United Jets
Newport County
Nice
Nimes Olympique
Northampton Town
Norwich City
Nottingham Forest
Nurnberg
OH Leuven
Odd
Oldham Athletic
Olympique Lyonnais
Olympique Marseille
Orebro
Orlando City SC
Osasuna
Osnabrück
Ostersunds
Oxford United
PEC Zwolle
PSV Eindhoven
Paderborn
Paris FC
Paris St Germain
Parma
Partick Thistle
Perth Glory
Peterborough United
Peterhead
Philadelphia Union
Plymouth Argyle
Pohang Steelers
Port Vale
Portimonense SC
Portland Timbers
Portsmouth
Preston
QPR
Queen of the South
Queen's Park
RB Leipzig
RC Strasbourg
RKC Waalwijk
RSC Anderlecht
RSC Charleroi
Racing Club de Lens
Racing Genk
Raith Rovers
Rangers
Rapid Wien
Reading
Real Betis
Real Madrid
Real Mallorca
Real Salt Lake
Real Sociedad
Real Valladolid
Red Bull Bragantino
Red Bull New York
Red Bull Salzburg
Reims
Rio Ave FC
Rochdale
Rodez AF
Roma
Rosenborg
Ross County
Rostov
Rotherham United
Rotor
Royal Antwerp
Rubin Kazan
SC Braga
SC Corinthians
SC Freiburg
SC Heerenveen
SC Internacional
SE Palmeiras
SL Benfica
SM Caen
SPAL
SV Darmstadt 98
SV Sandhausen
SV Wehen Wiesbaden
SV Zulte Waregem
Saint Etienne
Salford City
Sampdoria
San Jose Earthquakes
Sandefjord
Sangju Sangmu FC
Santa Clara
Santos FC
Sao Paulo FC
Sarpsborg 08
Sassuolo
Schalke
Scunthorpe United
Seattle Sounders
Seongnam FC
Servette
Sevilla
Sheffield United
Sheffield Wednesday
Shrewsbury
Sint-Truiden
Sirius
Sivasspor
Sochaux
Sochi
Southampton
Southend United
Sparta Rotterdam
Spartak Moscow
Sport Recife
Sporting CP
Sporting Kansas City
St Johnstone
St Mirren
St. Pauli
St. Polten
Stabæk
Stade Brestois
Stade Rennais
Standard Liege
Start
Stenhousemuir
Stevenage
Stirling Albion
Stoke
Stranraer
Strømsgodset
Sturm Graz
Sunderland
Suwon Samsung Bluewings FC
Swansea City
Swindon Town
Sydney FC
Tambov
Torino
Toronto FC
Tottenham Hotspur
Toulouse
Trabzonspor
Tranmere Rovers
Troyes
US Orléans
Udinese
Ufa
Ulsan Hyundai
Union Berlin
Ural
VFB Stuttgart
VVV-Venlo
Valencia
Valenciennes
Vancouver Whitecaps
Varberg BoIS
Viking
Villarreal
Vitesse
Vitoria de Guimaraes
Vitoria de Setubal
Vålerenga
WSG Swarovski Tirol
Waasland-Beveren
Walsall
Watford
Wellington Phoenix
Werder Bremen
West Bromwich Albion
West Ham United
Western Sydney Wanderers
Wigan Athletic
Willem II
Wolfsburg
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Wycombe Wanderers
Yeni Malatyaspor
Young Boys Bern
Zenit