Werder Bremen Champions League Betting
German side Werder Bremen qualified for the 2010/11 Champions League thanks to finishing third in the Bundesliga last season. Bremen came through a tough play-off match with Sampdoria to earn their place in the Champions League group stages. This isn't Werder Bremen's first forray into the Champions League but they have struggled to get out of the group stages in the past.
Latest Werder Bremen Odds
Werder Bremen are fancied as 50/1 shots for the Champions league, slightly shorter odds than compatriots Schalke, despite finsihing one place behind them in the Bundesliga last season.
Champions League Group Betting
Werder Bremen Fixtures
Current Form and Key Players
Werder Bremen came through a high scoring match with Sampdoria in the play-offs to make it through to the Champions League group stages. After beating Sampdoria 3-1 in the first leg in Germany, Sampdoria romped into a 3-0 win in the return fixture. An injury time goal from substitute Markus Rosenberg took the tie to extra time where Claudio Pizarro got the all important goal which split the two sides.
As well as Claudio Pizarro, Bremen have a solid looking team with captain Torsten Frings pulling the strings in midfield and Germany international defender Per Mertesacker holding things together at the back.
- Torsten Frings
- Per Mertesacker
- Claudio Pizarro