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The Bundesliga 2 clash at Rudolf-Harbig-Stadion on Sunday sees home side Dynamo Dresden take to the field against opponents Nuremberg.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Dynamo Dresden v Nuremberg, scroll down - as well as up-to-date odds.
Dynamo Dresden will be hoping for a better result following a 3-0 Bundesliga 2 defeat in their last game at the hands of St. Pauli.
In that match, Dynamo Dresden managed 44% possession and 8 attempts on goal with 0 of them on target. FC St. Pauli had 19 attempts at goal with 7 on target. Christopher Buchtmann (1'), Guido Burgstaller (73') and Marcel Beifus (93') scored for St. Pauli.
It’s been a rare occasion in recent games that Dynamo Dresden have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that Dynamo Dresden have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 10 goals in the process.
Heading into this contest, Dynamo Dresden have left without a victory over Nuremberg in their last 4 league games.
In their previous game, Nuremberg drew 0-0 in the Bundesliga 2 tie with Hannover.
In that game, Nuremberg managed 46% possession and 15 shots at goal with 2 on target. On the other side, Hannover 96 had 12 shots on goal with 1 of them on target.
Robert Klauß's Nuremberg have seen their efforts on goal rewarded 7 times in the course of their most recent 6 matches. The number of goals that they have conceded during those same clashes equals 5.
Their previous form shows that Nuremberg:
- are undefeated in their last 5 away league matches.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 4 league games.
Head to head
A review of their most recent head to head clashes stretching back to 06/08/2016 shows that Dynamo Dresden have won 1 of these & Nuremberg 3, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 2.
In all, 13 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 5 for Dresden and 8 being from Nürnberg. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.17.
The previous league contest featuring the two was Bundesliga 2 match day 18 on 20/12/2019 when it finished Nuremberg 2-0 Dynamo Dresden.
The match was refereed by Matthias Jöllenbeck.
Team News: Dynamo Dresden
Michael Akoto (Torn Muscle Fibre), Patrick Wiegers (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Max Kulke (Torn lateral collateral ligament), Brandon Borrello (Metatarsal Fracture), Panagiotis Vlachodimos (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Tim Knipping (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) will be missing for Dynamo Dresden boss Alexander Schmidt.
Team News: Nuremberg
Nuremberg manager Robert Klauß has to choose from a squad that has some fitness concerns. Florian Hübner (Shoulder Injury) and Pascal Köpke (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) miss out here.
Our assessment is that Nuremberg and Dynamo Dresden may well end up cancelling each other out here.
A close call, and we think a draw is quite likely. With that in mind, we reckon that it will be a very close game with a score draw when the full-time whistle blows.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Rudolf-Harbig-Stadion (32,249)
Captain: Sebastian Mai
Chairman: Holger Scholze
Manager: Alexander Schmidt
Competitions: Bundesliga 2 position 11, DFB-Pokal (Second Round)
⭐ Star Player: Christoph Daferner
Customarily played in the Striker position, Christoph Daferner was born in Pöttmes, Germany. After having played his first senior match for Freiburg in the 2018 - 2019 season, the skilful Forward has hit 5 league goals in this 2. Bundesliga 2021 - 2022 campaign so far in a total of 9 appearances.