Emotions will be running high in Saturday's Rhine derby between Bayer Leverkusen and Borussia Mönchengladbach. - © gettyimages
Emotions will be running high in Saturday's Rhine derby between Bayer Leverkusen and Borussia Mönchengladbach. - © gettyimages
Bundesliga

The Guide: #B04BMG

Matchday 16 headliners Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Borussia Mönchengladbach have much more in common than just regional roots.

bundesliga.com takes a closer look at an intriguing set of subplots to Saturday's Rhine derby (kick-off 18:30CET/17:30GMT).

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Gladbach's mastermind

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Read our Leverkusen-Gladbach match preview here

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Hernandez plus

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Love Hernandez? Give him your Bundesliga idol vote.

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Fabulous Johnson

Enjoy our statistical overview of Americans in the Bundesliga.

Contrasting fortunes...

We put Gladbach and Leverkusen to the test, FIFA 16 style.

... same agenda