- Bartels to get nod at right midfield for Werder.
- Santiago Garcia seeks long-awaited return.
- Aranguiz likely to make way at Leverkusen.
Official Fantasy Bundesliga Managers take note: bundesliga.com is on hand to provide likely line-ups as well as injury and suspension news ahead of Matchday 7.
SV Werder Bremen midfielder Fin Bartels may come in for Izet Hajrovic, who was on international duty with Bosnia and Herzegovina on Monday. Full-back Santiago Garcia is ready to return to action following a length injury lay-off. Felix Wiedwald is ready to replace Jaroslav Drobny in goal.
Bayer 04 Leverkusen coach Roger Schmidt is toying with starting Lars Bender in defensive midfield in place of Charles Aranguiz, who only recently returned from international duty with Chile. Admir Mehmedi is being primed for an attacking berth with Kevin Volland likely to make way.
Werder possible line-up: Wiedwald - Gebre Selassie, Sané, Moisander, Garcia - Grillitsch - Fritz, Junuzovic - Bartels, Gnabry - Manneh
Absentees: Drobny (fractured wrist), Caldirola (ankle), Bargfrede (recovery training), Eilers (groin), Kruse (knee), Pizarro (muscle tear)
Coach: Alexander Nouri
Leverkusen possible line-up: Leno - Henrichs, Tah, Toprak, Wendell - Aranguiz, Kampl - Brandt, Calhanoglu - Chicharito, Volland
Absentees: Bellarabi (tendon), Yurchenko (broken leg), Pohjanpalo (broken metatarsal)
Coach: Roger Schmidt
Werder Bremen host Leverkusen at the Weserstadion with the game kicking off at 18:30CEST/16:30GMT on 15 October.