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Hertha Berlin will visit SchücoArena on Sunday for the Bundesliga 1 clash with home side Arminia Bielefeld.
Our Arminia Bielefeld v Hertha Berlin predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - plus the latest betting odds.
Arminia Bielefeld will be hoping to return to winning ways here after a 0-1 Bundesliga 1 defeat last time out to Borussia Mönchengladbach.
In that game, Arminia Bielefeld managed 42% possession and 7 shots on goal with 0 of them on target. Borussia Mönchengladbach got 24 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Breel Embolo (58') scored for Borussia Mönchengladbach.
Arminia Bielefeld haven’t made the most of their chances in more recent games. Their ‘goals for’ figure stands at just 4 against opponents over the course of their previous 6 matches. In those meetings, Bielefeld have also seen the tally of goals scored against them total 7.
Looking at their past form shows that Arminia Bielefeld:
- haven't beaten Hertha Berlin in their last 5 league matches.
- are without a win at home for the past 2 league games.
Hertha Berlin will go into this meeting following on from a 3-0 Bundesliga 1 win to defeat Schalke in their previous game.
In that match, Hertha Berlin had 62% possession and 21 attempts on goal with 9 of them on target. For Hertha Berlin, goals were scored by Mattéo Guendouzi (36'), Jhon Córdoba (52') and Krzysztof Piątek (80'). For their opponents, FC Schalke 04 got 11 shots on goal with 4 on target.
Throughout their six latest matches, Bruno Labbadia's Hertha Berlin have converted a total of 8 times thus yielding them the goals scored per game average of 1.33.
Analysis of their past results shows that Hertha Berlin:
- are undefeated by Arminia Bielefeld when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 league games.
- are without an away win for the past 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
A review of their most recent head-to-head clashes going back to 23/08/2008 tells us that Arminia Bielefeld have won 0 of these & Hertha Berlin 3, with the number of drawn results standing at 3.
An aggregate of 14 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 4 for Bielefeld and 10 created by Hertha. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.33.
Team News: Arminia Bielefeld
Arminia Bielefeld boss Uwe Neuhaus has a full complement, with no fitness worries to speak of ahead of this game with a fully healthy group to pick from.
Team News: Hertha Berlin
Hertha BSC boss Bruno Labbadia has to contend with a number of unavailable players. Santiago Ascacíbar (Muscle Injury), Mathew Leckie (Abdominal Strain), Javairô Dilrosun (Ligament Injury) and Dedryck Boyata (Foot Injury) can’t be considered.
We’re of the view that Arminia Bielefeld may well find it hard to see themselves scoring against this Hertha Berlin outfit who we reckon will be able to grind out a win.
We’re therefore seeing a good battle with a 0-1 advantage for Hertha Berlin when the referee blows for full-time.
Should be a close one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: SchücoArena (27,300)
Captain: Fabian Klos
Chairman: Hans-Jürgen Laufer
Manager: Uwe Neuhaus
Competitions: Bundesliga 1 position 16
🔑 Key Player: Ritsu Dōan
Normally played in the Right Wing position, Ritsu Dōan was born in Amagasaki, Japan. After having played his first senior match for Gamba Osaka in the 2015 season, the skilful Forward has got 2 league goals in this Bundesliga 1 2020 - 2021 season so far coming from a total of 14 appearances.