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Tuesday’s DFB-Pokal action features Bayer Leverkusen battling it out with Eintracht Frankfurt.
All Bayer Leverkusen v Eintracht Frankfurt match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (inc. the best betting odds).
Bayer Leverkusen enter this match following on from a 1-1 Bundesliga 1 drawn game against Werder Bremen.
In that game, Bayer Leverkusen managed 73% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 2 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Bayer Leverkusen was Patrik Schick (70'). At the other end, SV Werder Bremen had 2 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target. Ömer Toprak (52') scored for Werder Bremen.
Fixtures involving Bayer Leverkusen have tended to be entertaining ones of late with high scoring anticipated. Over their past half dozen clashes alone, a total of 21 goals have been scored for both teams combined (at an average of 3.5 goals per game) with 15 of these coming from Leverkusen. Let’s find out whether or not that trend will end up being sustained here.
Eintracht Frankfurt come into this encounter after a 0-2 Bundesliga 1 win to beat Mainz in their last fixture.
In that match, Eintracht Frankfurt managed 61% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Eintracht Frankfurt was André Silva (24', 72'). For their opponents, 1. FSV Mainz 05 got 9 attempts on goal with 1 on target.
Over the course of their last six outings, Eintracht Frankfurt have bagged a tally of 11 goals. Eintracht have also managed to score on each one of those occasions. During that period, their defenders have had 7 goals scored by their opponents.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head duels dating back to 14/04/2018, there has been little to separate the clubs with Bayer Leverkusen winning 3 of those games, Eintracht Frankfurt 3 and 0 being draws after 90 minutes of play.
There were also plenty of goals scored in those games, 25 overall at an average of 4.17 goals per match.
The last league match featuring the two was Bundesliga 1 match day 14 on 02/01/2021 and the score finished Eintracht Frankfurt 2-1 Bayer Leverkusen.
In that match, Eintracht Frankfurt managed 35% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. The scorer was Amin Younes (22').
Bayer Leverkusen had 7 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Nadiem Amiri (10') and Edmond Tapsoba (54' Own goal) scored.
The match was refereed by Felix Brych.
Team News: Bayer Leverkusen
Bayer Leverkusen boss Peter Bosz does not have any fitness concerns at all coming into this match with a fully healthy group available to select from.
Team News: Eintracht Frankfurt
Eintracht manager Adi Hütter has to choose a team with limited availability. Felix Irorere (Fitness) and Ragnar Ache (Hamstring Injury) will miss out on this game.
It seems to us that Eintracht Frankfurt will do well to be getting goals against a Bayer Leverkusen team who certainly have the ability to own this match if all goes as we expect it to.
We think that it’s going to be a very comfortable 3-0 victory for Bayer Leverkusen at full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: BayArena (30,810)
Captain: Charles Aránguiz
Chairman: Fernando Carro
Manager: Peter Bosz
Competitions: Bundesliga 1 position 3, Europa League (Round of 32)
⭐ Star Man: Leon Bailey
Regularly played in the Left Wing position, Leon Bailey was born in Jamaica. Having played his first senior match for KRC Genk in the 2015 - 2016 season, the dangerous Forward has scored 4 league goals in this Bundesliga 1 2020 - 2021 campaign to date from a total of 13 appearances.