Bochum – Holstein Kiel : Preview & Prediction
Bochum and Holstein Kiel face off on rewirpowerSTADION in a match for the 26th round of the 2. League. Holstein Kiel won at home for (3-0) the last time they faced each other in this edition of the league on 30-09-2017. The home / away condition deserves special attention, since although this is a match between 14th and 3rd of the overall standings, in fact this is a confrontation between the 11th placed in home games and the 8th as a visitor.
Analysis of Bochum
The home team is currently in 14th place with 30 points earned after 8 wins, 6 draws and 11 losses. In the penultimate match, they drew at home to Nuremberg by (0-0). In the last match, he won away to Ingolstadt by (0-1). This is a stronger team in their stadium, where they conquered 18 points, against only 12 in their games as a visitor. For the championship, Bochum had 15 points in 30 chances, after 4 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses in the last 10 games he played in his stadium. In the matches played in their championship stadium, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0-0, which occurred in 5 of their 12 matches. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition. In his home matches for this competition there is a tendency to few goals, since in 8 of the last 12 that played there were less than 3 goals. This is a team that scores a few times first and only managed to open the scoring in 6 of their last 25 games for the 2. Liga, of those 6 reached the break in lead in 4 and won in the late 90 ‘in 4. In 25 games in this competition, only managed 4 turns on the board in the 16 games in which he suffered the first goal. There are 2 periods in the last 12 home games in this competition: he scored 5 of his 13 goals in the minutes (16’-30 ‘); suffered 4 of his 11 goals in minutes (61’-75 ‘).
Being outside the relegation zone does not always bring tranquility to a team and is the case of Bochum, because he is aware that he must engage good results to get away from it. On the other hand, even playing in front of your supporter will not be easy, after all you will face a team that is fighting directly to rise division, so you should have an above average performance if you want to have a favorable score, otherwise it would not be a surprise no one backhand to happen. For this match the coach Robin Dutt should take to the field what is best available.
Analysis of the Holstein Kiel
The visiting team is currently in 3rd place with 40 points earned after 10 wins, 10 draws and 5 losses. In the penultimate match, he lost out to St. Pauli by (3-2). In the last match, won at home to Duisburg by (5-0). This is a team affected by the home factor, having won 16 points as a visitor and 24 in their stadium, with 27 goals scored and 13 goals conceded at home, against 23 goals scored and 21 suffered as a visitor. In the last 10 away games the Holstein Kiel has recorded 3 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses, having won 13 points out of 30.
For this competition, you have not won any of the last 7 games outside of your stadium. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games but his attack has scored regularly as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In his games as a visitor there is a tendency to have goals, since 9 of his last 12 matches for the competition finished with More than 2.5 goals. In 25 games in this competition, only managed 2 turns on the board in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal.
It was eleven rounds without a win, but finally Holstein Kiel returned to find the way to the victories, so much so that now he hopes again to have a positive regularity in the results. Today the team is in the playoff zone of access and what they most want is to stay in this place or still return to the zone of direct access, so even outside the home will go after a victory, plus your opponent goes through a complicated time. For this match the coach Markus Anfang will not be able to count on Amara Condé, Manuel Janzer and Christopher Lenz who are in the medical department.
Bochum – Holstein Kiel : Betting Tips
Bochum – Win Odds: 2.45
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70