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The Bundesliga 2 meeting at Erzgebirgsstadion on Sunday sees home team Erzgebirge Aue
play opponents Karlsruhe
. All Erzgebirge Aue v Karlsruhe match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (plus the best game odds).
Erzgebirge Aue will be looking for an improved result here following a 3-0 Bundesliga 2 defeat last time out to 1. FC Heidenheim. The only player to score from Erzgebirge Aue was Calogero Rizzuto (48' Own goal). Konstantin Kerschbaumer (58') and Stefan Schimmer (87') scored for 1. FC Heidenheim.
Three or more goals per game have been seen in 5 of the past 6 fixtures where Erzgebirge Aue have played. Their opponents scored 10 times in these games whereas Aue managed to get a total of 9. Even so, we will just have to wait and see if that pattern might continue on in this upcoming match or not.
Ahead of this clash, Erzgebirge Aue have not been beaten in the league by Karlsruher SC in their last 2 matches.
In their previous fixture, Karlsruhe drew 1-1 in the Bundesliga 2 tie with FC St. Pauli. The only name on the scoresheet from Karlsruher SC was Jérôme Gondorf (57'). Dimitris Diamantakos (55') scored for FC St. Pauli.
In 5 of the previous 6 games involving Karlsruhe, a notably low volume of goals have gone in between them and their opponents. The overall average goals scored per game in that period is just 1.83, with the average goals for Karlsruhe standing at 0.83.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Karlsruher SC:
- have not registered a win against Erzgebirge Aue in games played away from home for the previous 3 matches in the league.
- are without a win away from home in their last 2 league matches.
Head to head
A review of their prior head-to-head clashes dating back to 03/05/2015 tells us that Erzgebirge Aue have won 3 of these & Karlsruhe 1, with the number of drawn matches being 2.
An aggregate of 13 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 8 of them for Aue and 5 created by Karlsruhe. That’s an average goals per game of 2.17.
The last league clash between these clubs was Bundesliga 2 match day 13 on 11/11/2019 when the final score was Karlsruhe 1-1 Erzgebirge Aue. The referee was Sven Waschitzki.
We’re thinking that Karlsruhe are capable enough to find the net against this Erzgebirge Aue team, although it probably shouldn’t be enough to avoid defeat. We reckon that it will be a close game with a 2-1 win for Erzgebirge Aue after 90 minutes. Let’s wait and see how it plays out.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Erzgebirgsstadion (16,485)
Captain: Martin Männel
Chairman: Helge Leonhardt
Manager: Dirk Schuster
Competitions: Bundesliga 2 position 8
⭐ Key Player: Florian Krüger
Typically playing in the Striker position, Florian Krüger was born in Staßfurt, Germany. After having made a senior debut playing for Erzgebirge Aue in the 2018 - 2019 season, the dangerous Forward has contributed 6 league goals in the Bundesliga 2 2019 - 2020 campaign to date from a total of 27 appearances.