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The Bundesliga 1 game at Deutsche Bank Park on Saturday will see hosts Eintracht Frankfurt playing Hertha Berlin.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Eintracht Frankfurt v Hertha Berlin can be seen below (including the best match odds).
Eintracht Frankfurt are hoping to win again following the 1-2 Bundesliga 1 triumph against Bayern Munich.
In that match, Eintracht Frankfurt managed 28% possession and 5 shots on goal with 3 on target. For Eintracht Frankfurt, the scorers were Martin Hinteregger (32') and Filip Kostić (83'). At the other end, Bayern München got 20 shots at goal with 10 of them on target. Leon Goretzka (29') was the scorer for Bayern Munich.
Under three goals per match were seen in 5 of the last 6 meetings where Eintracht Frankfurt have been participants. In terms of the goal weighting in that period, opposition teams scored a total of 5 and Eintracht Frankfurt managed a tally of 7.
Their prior results show that Eintracht Frankfurt:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Hertha Berlin in their previous 5 matches.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 22 league matches at home. An amazing run.
- have not won at home in their last 3 league matches.
Since suffering a loss in their previous game against Freiburg in Bundesliga 1 competition, Hertha Berlin and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that match, Hertha Berlin had 44% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 3 on target. The scorer for Hertha Berlin was Krzysztof Piątek (70'). At the other end, SC Freiburg had 11 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Philipp Lienhart (17') and Nils Petersen (78') scored for Freiburg.
The stats tell the story, and Hertha Berlin have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, with opponents netting 17 goals in total. In defence, Hertha Berlin have some weaknesses to address. Historical results aside, we will just have to wait and see if that trend shall be sustained in this upcoming game or not.
Going into this one, Hertha Berlin haven't beaten Eintracht Frankfurt when having played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head to head meetings stretching back to 08/12/2018 tells us that Eintracht Frankfurt have won 3 of these games & Hertha Berlin 1, with the number of draws standing at 2.
An aggregate of 18 goals were produced between them in this period, with 12 of them for Eintracht and 6 coming from Hertha. That’s an average goals per game of 3.
The last league match between these sides was Bundesliga 1 match day 19 on 30/01/2021 which ended up with the score at Eintracht Frankfurt 3-1 Hertha Berlin.
On that occasion, Eintracht Frankfurt had 61% possession and 15 attempts at goal with 7 on target. The goalscorers were André Silva (67', 95') and Martin Hinteregger (84').
Hertha Berlin got 8 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Krzysztof Piątek (66') was the scorer.
The referee was Florian Badstübner.
Team News: Eintracht Frankfurt
Christopher Lenz (Muscular problems), Aymen Barkok (Knee Injury) and Sebastian Rode (Knee Problems) will not be taking part for Eintracht Frankfurt gaffer Oliver Glasner.
Team News: Hertha Berlin
Hertha Berlin boss Pál Dárdai has to choose a team with limited availability. Márton Dárdai (Torn Muscle Fibre), Lukas Klünter (Shoulder Injury), Jordan Torunarigha (Hamstring Injury), Linus Gechter (Muscular problems), Myziane Maolida (Hamstring Injury), Marco Richter (Dead Leg) and Rune Jarstein (Corona virus) will not be playing here.
For this match, we think that Hertha Berlin should be able to find the back of the net against this Eintracht Frankfurt side, although that isn’t expected to be as many as they will have scored against them.
We reckon that it will be a 2-1 victory for Eintracht Frankfurt when all is said and done. Hopefully this is a good one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Deutsche Bank Park (51,500)
Captain: Sebastian Rode
Chairman: Peter Fischer
Manager: Oliver Glasner
Competitions: Bundesliga 1 position 13, Europa League (Group D)
🔑 Key Man: Filip Kostić
Generally played in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Filip Kostić was born in Kragujevac , Serbia. Having made a first senior appearance for FC Groningen in the 2012 - 2013 season, the gifted Midfielder has managed 2 league goals in the Bundesliga 2021 - 2022 campaign so far from a total of 6 appearances.