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The Bundesliga 2 fixture at Voith-Arena on Saturday sees hosts Heidenheim up against Greuther Furth.
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Heidenheim will be hoping to bounce back here after the 2-0 Bundesliga 2 losing effort in their last game against Hamburg.
In that match, Heidenheim managed 46% possession and 9 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. At the other end, Hamburger SV got 18 attempts on goal with 6 on target. Tim Leibold (15', 50') was the scorer for Hamburg.
It has been seldom in recent times where Heidenheim haven’t conceded. The reality is that Heidenheim have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 games, giving up 8 goals during that time. We will have to find out whether or not that trend will end up being sustained in this game.
Coming into this fixture, Heidenheim have not been beaten in the league by Greuther Furth in their previous 6 games.
In the game prior to this, Greuther Furth drew 2-2 in the Bundesliga 2 tie with Nuremberg.
In that game, Greuther Furth had 61% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. For Greuther Furth, the scorers were Håvard Nielsen (8') and Dickson Abiama (93'). On the other side, 1. FC Nürnberg got 21 shots on goal with 9 of them on target. Enrico Valentini (57') and Erik Shuranov (76') scored for Nuremberg.
In as many as 5 of the previous 6 games involving Greuther Furth, a minimum of three goals have been hit. The overall average goals scored per game during that spell is 2.83, with the average number of goals for Greuther Furth equalling 1.5.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Greuther Furth:
- have not registered a win against Heidenheim in games played away from home for the previous 3 league matches.
- are unbeaten in their last 5 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Looking at their past head to head clashes stretching back to 13/05/2018 shows us that Heidenheim have won 3 of these and Greuther Furth 0, with the tally of drawn games being 3.
A total of 6 goals were produced between them in these games, with 5 from Heidenheim and 1 being from Greuther Fürth. That’s an average goals per game figure of 1.
The last league contest between the two was Bundesliga 2 match day 10 on 05/12/2020 which ended up with the score at Greuther Furth 0-1 Heidenheim.
The match was refereed by Thorben Siewer.
Team News: Heidenheim
Diant Ramaj (Torn Meniscus), Dzenis Burnic (Hairline crack in calfbone) and Gianni Mollo (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) will be missing for Heidenheim manager Frank Schmidt.
Team News: Greuther Furth
Owing to a completely healthy group to pick from, Greuther Furth boss Stefan Leitl does not have any fitness worries at all coming into this game.
Our thinking is that Greuther Furth and Heidenheim may well end up cancelling each other out here.
It could well end in a draw. That is why we are leaning toward a very close game with a 1-1 score draw when all is said and done.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Voith-Arena (15,000)
Captain: Marc Schnatterer
Chairman: Klaus Mayer
Manager: Frank Schmidt
Competitions: Bundesliga 2 position 7
🔑 Key Man: Christian Kühlwetter
Customarily deployed in the Striker position, Christian Kühlwetter was born in Bonn, Germany. Having played his first senior match for Kaiserslautern in the 2018 - 2019 season, the talented Forward has contributed 13 league goals in this Bundesliga 2 2020 - 2021 campaign to date from a total of 25 appearances.