Hertha Berlin – Hannover : Preview & Prediction
Hertha Berlin and Hannover meet at the Olympiastadion Berlin in a Bundesliga round of 16. The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the away team, who in the last 3 matches won 2 and drew 1. However, in the last match at this stage, in a Bundesliga match on 08-04-2016, it was not more than a draw by (2-2). The goals of the match were scored by V. Ibišević (4 ‘) and S. Kalou (72’) for Hertha Berlin and A. Sobiech (18 ‘) and M. Schmiedebach (58′) for Hannover. Special attention is needed for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results in their home and away games.
Review of Hertha Berlin
The home team is currently in 12th place with 18 points, after 4 wins, 6 draws and 5 losses. In the penultimate match, he lost at home to Eintracht Frankfurt by (1-2). In the last match, he tied off for Augsburg for (1-1). This is a team that curiously has been stronger outside than at home, because in the last 30 games it registers 6 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses as a visitor; against 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses in his stadium. For the championship, Hertha Berlin had 11 points in 24 chances, after 3 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses in their last eight games at their stadium. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games, but his attack has regularly scored as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches in this competition. There is a tendency for goals in their home games, as 8 of the last 8 matches they played for this competition ended with over 1.5 goals. In 15 games in the competition, he never managed to turn the scoring in the 8 games in which he suffered the first goal.
At the moment the team of Hertha Berlin aims to add as many points as you can to distance yourself from the area of the sticking, so acting indoors is of the utmost importance that you go up your opponent and win the three points. The team comes to this game with the goal of putting pressure on their opponents from the opening minutes because they know that this way they could create good chances of goals and approach a good result. In the last round the home team managed to draw a draw away from home with the Augsburg team by the 1 x 1 score. The coach should not have missed important for this match.
Analysis of Hannover
The visiting team is currently in 10th place with 22 points, after 6 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses. In the penultimate match, lost out to Bayern Munich by (3-1). In the last match, won at home to Hoffenheim by (2-0). This is a stronger team when playing in his stadium, because in the last 30 games he has 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses as a visitor; against 10 wins, 4 draws and 1 defeat in his stadium. In the last eight away games, Hannover have won 2, 2 draws and 4 losses, having won 8 points out of 24. In his league games as a visitor, the most frequent result at half-time was 0-0 (5 out of 8 matches). The team has conceded goals in 8 of their last 10 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. There is a tendency to have goals in their away games, as 7 of the last 8 matches they played for this competition ended with over 1.5 goals. In 15 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 7 games in which he conceded the first goal. There have been 3 periods in the last 11 games played as a visitor for all competitions: he scored 5 of his 14 goals between the minutes (61’-75 ‘) and 5 of his 14 between (76′-90′); suffered six of his 17 goals in minutes (76’-90 ‘).
The Hannover 96 team is trying to score both inside and outside the home, as they are planning to enter the qualifying zone, and they know that for this to happen they will have to present excellent football on the pitch in order to seek a regularity of good results. The visiting team knows that this will be a complicated game because they play away from home, but they want to be able to present good football and at least to win a point, which will be considered a great result. In the last round the visiting team managed a good home win against the Hoffenheim team by the 2-0 draw. The team captain is expected to bring a very competitive team to the field and will fight for a good result until the end of the game.
Hertha Berlin – Hannover : Betting Tips
Hertha Berlin – Win Odds: 1.95
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70