The Bavarians have endured a disappointing start to their 2022/23 Bundesliga campaign as they find themselves down in fifth position after seven games. This is an unusual case of affairs for Bayern as they have traditionally dominated the Bundesliga. Die Roten were dealt a massive blow just before the international break as they suffered a shock 1-0 defeat at Augsburg on 17 September, which saw them tumble down the standings. Despite the underwhelming results, Salihamidzic remains upbeat about the club's chances of turning things around and reviving their clinical, dominant style of play.
Rob Edwards has been sacked after 11 games in charge and immediately replaced by Slaven Bilic.
A draw would see Scotland promoted to top tier of the Nations League.