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Reigning champions Bayern Munich attempt to continue their dominance in the all-time series when they visit Werder Bremen for the opener of the 2023-24 Bundesliga season on Friday. Bayern are unbeaten in their last 31 meetings with Bremen, posting 27 victories and four draws since suffering a 5-2 loss in September 2008. The Bavarians won their 11th consecutive league title and 32nd overall last season, while Werder Bremen finished 13th in the table, just three points clear of the relegation playoff spot.

Kickoff at Weserstadion is set for 2:30 p.m. ET. Bayern are the -370 favorites (risk $370 to win $100) in the latest Bayern Munich vs. Werder Bremen odds, while Bremen are +850 underdogs. A 90-minute draw is priced at +490 and the over/under for total goals scored is 3.5. Before locking in any Werder Bremen vs. Bayern Munich picks, you need to see what proven SportsLine soccer expert Martin Green has to say.

After working in the sports betting industry for several years, Green became a professional sports writer and handicapper and has covered the game worldwide. Since last year's Men's World Cup, Green has been profitable in multiple areas on his soccer picks, including the Champions League (+4.78 units), the FA Cup (+3.07), the 2022-23 EFL Cup (+3.64), Euro 2024 qualifiers (+3.01) and the Europa League (+1.60). Anyone who follows him is way up.

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Now, Green has broken down Bayern Munich vs. Werder Bremen from every angle and just revealed his picks and predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see Green's picks. Here are the betting lines and trends for Werder Bremen vs. Bayern Munich:

  • Bayern Munich vs. Werder Bremen money line: Bayern -370, Bremen +850, Draw +490
  • Bayern Munich vs. Werder Bremen over/under: 3.5 goals 
  • Bayern Munich vs. Werder Bremen spread: Bayern -1.5 (-135)
  • BAY: The Bavarians have not lost a season opener in 21 years 
  • WB: The Green-Whites have more losses against Bayern (60) than any other opponent 
  • Bayern Munich vs. Werder Bremen picks: See picks at SportsLine

Why you should back Bayern Munich

The Bavarians haven't lost a season opener in the last 21 years and have recorded 14 consecutive victories at Weserstadion. They edged Werder Bremen 2-1 on the road last season as forward Serge Gnabry and winger Leroy Sane scored second-half goals. The 28-year-old Gnabry, who led Bayern last season with 14 goals, also registered a hat trick in the team's  6-1 home victory against Werder Bremen earlier in the campaign.

Jamal Musiala began the rout in that match by converting in the sixth minute. The 20-year-old midfielder was second on the Bavarians in 2022-23 with 12 goals in 33 matches after netting 11 in 56 contests over his first two seasons. He also topped the club with 10 assists, which also tied for third in Bundesliga. Forward Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting scored 10 goals to reach double digits for the first time since 2013-14 with Mainz, while Sane, who notched seven assists, and winger Kingsley Coman had eight goals apiece. See which team to pick here.

Why you should back Werder Bremen

The Green-Whites are looking to end their streak of eight consecutive losses in season openers. The club struggled down the stretch last campaign, winning just one of its final 12 matches. It also did not fare well at home as it endured four losses and a draw over its last five contests at Weserstadion.

Despite their late-season difficulties, Bremen managed to convert in 11 straight games before suffering a 1-0 loss against Union Berlin in their finale. They have a dangerous scoring threat of their own in forward Niclas Fullkrug, who tied RB Leipzig's Christopher Nkunku for the league lead in 2022-23 with 16 goals. Striker Marvin Ducksch also is capable offensively as he was even with four other players for sixth in Bundesliga with 12 tallies. See which team to pick here.

How to make picks for Bayern Munich vs. Werder Bremen

Green has broken down the German Bundesliga match from every angle. He has locked in a pair of confident best bets, including one that pays plus money, while also offering a full breakdown of this matchup. You can only see his German Bundesliga picks and analysis at SportsLine.

So who wins Bayern Munich vs. Werder Bremen on Friday, and where does all the betting value lie? Visit SportsLine now to see which wagers in Werder Bremen vs. Bayern Munich have all the value, all from the soccer expert who knows the sport inside and out, and find out.