Hannover go in search of their first league win on Bayern soil for almost eight years on Matchday 7
Hannover go in search of their first league win on Bayern soil for almost eight years on Matchday 7
Bundesliga

Hannover enter Bayern's lair on Matchday 7

Munich - Hannover 96 are next up for unbeaten Bundesliga leaders FC Bayern München at the Allianz Arena on Saturday afternoon (kick-off 13:30 GMT/ 15:30 CEST).

bundesliga.com lines up the essential pre-match info on one of Matchday 7's standout encounters...

Jerome Boateng

(pictured) is expected to return in defence after sitting out Tuesday's UEFA Champions League win at PFC CSKA Moskva. Midfielders Sebastian Rode and Xherdan Shaqiri are also in contention, but Franck Ribery, Thiago Alcantara, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Javi Martinez are all out.

Possible line-ups:

Bayern: Neuer - Rafinha, Boateng, Dante - Lahm, Xabi Alonso, Alaba - Robben, Müller, Götze - Lewandowski

Hannover: Zieler - Sakai, Marcelo, Schulz, Albornoz - Gülselam - Bittencourt, Schmiedebach, Hirsch (Pander), Kiyotake - Joselu