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The Bundesliga 1 tie at SchücoArena on Sunday sees home team Arminia Bielefeld fighting it out with opponents Greuther Furth.
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Arminia Bielefeld go into this game after a 2-2 Bundesliga 1 tied result against Freiburg.
In that game, Arminia Bielefeld managed 51% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. For Arminia Bielefeld, goals were scored by Masaya Okugawa (60') and Bryan Lasme (87'). At the other end, SC Freiburg had 18 attempts at goal with 6 on target. Janik Haberer (6') and Woo-Yeong Jeong (46') scored for Freiburg.
Under three goals per match were scored during 5 of the past 6 meetings where Arminia Bielefeld have been involved. With regard to the goal distribution during this period, opposition teams scored a total of 6 and Arminia Bielefeld managed the sum of 7. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will end up being continued on into this next match.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Arminia Bielefeld:
- have not been beaten in the league by Greuther Furth in their previous 4 matches.
- have not been beaten in their last 3 league matches at home.
In their previous fixture, Greuther Furth drew 0-0 in the Bundesliga 1 match with Stuttgart.
In that match, Greuther Furth managed 39% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. On the other side, VfB Stuttgart had 17 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target.
Indicating their penchant for fruitful matches, the back of the net has been hit 21 times in the previous six games in which Greuther Furth have taken to the pitch, giving a mean average of 3.5 goals per clash. Their opponents have got 16 of those goals.
A look at their previous results shows us that Greuther Furth:
- remain undefeated by Arminia Bielefeld when they have played them away from home in the previous 4 league matches. A very decent away record against them.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 9 league matches. Who knows how long it might last, too.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head duels dating back to 24/01/2018, neither club has come out on top overall with Arminia Bielefeld winning 1 of those games, Greuther Furth 1 and 4 being drawn in normal time.
A combined sum of 21 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 11 from Bielefeld and 10 for Greuther Fürth. The average goals per game has been 3.5.
The previous league meeting featuring the two was Bundesliga 1 match day 2 on 21/08/2021 when it finished Greuther Furth 1-1 Arminia Bielefeld.
That time, Greuther Furth had 65% possession and 20 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. Their only player to score was Branimir Hrgota (50').
Arminia Bielefeld had 9 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target. Fabian Klos (45') was the scorer.
The referee was Daniel Schlager.
Team News: Arminia Bielefeld
The Arminia Bielefeld boss Frank Kramer will be grateful to have no fitness worries at all coming into this match owing to a fully injury-free group to pick from. Fabian Klos will not be able to play in this game through being suspended.
It’s our opinion that Bielefeld could make use of the 4-2-3-1 formation and select Stefan Ortega, Cedric Brunner, Amos Pieper, Joakim Nilsson, Andres Andrade, Sebastian Vasiliadis, Alessandro Schoepf, Patrick Wimmer, Florian Krueger, Masaya Okugawa and Bryan Lasme.
Team News: Greuther Furth
With a fully injury-free squad available to select from, the Greuther Furth manager Stefan Leitl has no fitness worries to speak of coming into this game.
From our viewpoint, Greuther Fürth seem likely to play in a 4-3-3 lineup, settling for Sascha Burchert, Marco Meyerhofer, Sebastian Griesbeck, Nick Viergever, Gian-Luca Itter, Paul Seguin, Max Christiansen, Timothy Tillman, Branimir Hrgota, Jamie Leweling and Jeremy Dudziak.
In this match, Greuther Furth should get enough chances to score a goal against this Arminia Bielefeld team, but it might not be as many as they will have scored against them.
We are anticipating a 2-1 winning margin for Arminia Bielefeld by the conclusion of the game. There looks to be little in this one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: SchücoArena (27,300)
Captain: Fabian Klos
Chairman: Hans-Jürgen Laufer
Manager: Frank Kramer
Competitions: Bundesliga 1 position 17
⭐ Key Player: Fabian Klos
Usually used in the Striker position, Fabian Klos was born in Germany. Having made a first senior appearance for Arminia Bielefeld in the 2011 - 2012 season, the talented Forward has got 3 league goals in the Bundesliga 2021 - 2022 season to date from a total of 17 appearances.