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Eintracht Frankfurt will host visiting opponents Mainz at Deutsche Bank Park in the Bundesliga 1 tie on Sunday.
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Eintracht Frankfurt will be wanting a better result here following the 3-1 Bundesliga 1 defeat last time out to Bayer Leverkusen.
In that game, Eintracht Frankfurt had 49% possession and 12 shots on goal with 5 on target. The only player to score for Eintracht Frankfurt was André Silva (90'). For their opponents, Bayer 04 Leverkusen had 19 attempts at goal with 9 of them on target. Leon Bailey (70'), Lucas Alario (80') and Kerem Demirbay (91') scored for Bayer Leverkusen.
At least three goals per game were seen in 5 of the past 6 meetings where Eintracht Frankfurt have participated. Opposing sides scored 13 of them in this period while Eintracht totted up 14.
Going into this one, Eintracht Frankfurt have not been beaten in their last 17 home league matches. An amazing run.
In their previous game, Mainz drew 1-1 in the Bundesliga 1 tie with Hertha Berlin.
In that match, Mainz managed 55% possession and 16 shots on goal with 9 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Mainz was Philipp Mwene (40'). At the other end, Hertha BSC got 7 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Lucas Tousart (36') was the scorer for Hertha Berlin.
Looking at their form, and Mainz have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 6 goals in all. Defensively, Mainz have clearly had some problems. We shall soon find out whether or not that trend can be continued on here.
Taking a look at their past results, Mainz:
- have not lost to Eintracht Frankfurt when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league games.
- are unbeaten in their previous 6 away league matches.
Head to head
A look at their prior head to head clashes going back to 17/03/2018 shows us that Eintracht Frankfurt have won 2 of these games & Mainz 3, with the tally of drawn results being 1.
An aggregate of 16 goals were scored between the two sides in these games, with 8 of them for Eintracht and 8 for Mainz. That’s an average goals per game of 2.67.
The previous league contest between the two was Bundesliga 1 match day 15 on 09/01/2021 and the score finished Mainz 0-2 Eintracht Frankfurt.
In that match, Mainz managed 39% possession and 9 attempts at goal with 1 on target.
On the other side, Eintracht Frankfurt had 13 shots at goal with 7 on target. André Silva (24', 72') scored.
The match was refereed by Bastian Dankert.
Team News: Eintracht Frankfurt
Felix Irorere (Fitness), Almamy Touré (Biceps femoris muscle injury), Ragnar Ache (Hamstring Injury) and Jabez Makanda (Metatarsal Fracture) will be missing for Eintracht manager Adi Hütter. Evan N'Dicka cannot play in this game through suspension.
Team News: Mainz
From a largely healthy squad, there’s only the one fitness worry for the Mainz gaffer Bo Svensson to contend with. Luca Kilian (Hamstring Injury) won’t be playing here.
Mainz will have a difficult task to be putting goals past a Eintracht Frankfurt team who will likely get the goals that they need to set up a big win here.
We think that it’s going to be a commanding 3-0 win for Eintracht Frankfurt by the conclusion of the match.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Deutsche Bank Park (51,500)
Captain: Makoto Hasebe
Chairman: Fredi Bobić
Manager: Adi Hütter
Competitions: Bundesliga 1 position 4
🔑 Key Man: André Silva
Generally used in the Striker position, André Silva was born in Baguim do Monte, Portugal. After having played his first senior match for Porto in the 2015 - 2016 season, the skilful Forward has managed to score 25 league goals in this Bundesliga 1 2020 - 2021 season to date from a total of 29 appearances.