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Ingolstadt will be visiting Millerntor-Stadion on Sunday for the Bundesliga 2 clash with hosts St. Pauli.
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St. Pauli won’t want a repeat of their last result here after a 1-0 Bundesliga 2 loss in their previous game against Hannover.
In that game, St. Pauli managed 62% possession and 9 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. Hannover 96 got 15 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Sebastian Kerk (39') scored for Hannover.
Over their last six fixtures, Timo Schultz's St. Pauli have hit the back of the net 9 times giving them an average number of goals per match of 1.5.
Looking at their past form shows that St. Pauli:
- have not been beaten in the league by Ingolstadt in their previous 3 games.
- are undefeated in their last 3 league matches at home.
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of Werder Bremen in Bundesliga 2 competition, Ingolstadt and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that game, Ingolstadt had 36% possession and 11 shots on goal with 2 on target. The scorer for Ingolstadt was Nico Antonitsch (24' Own goal). SV Werder Bremen had 21 shots on goal with 8 on target. Mitchell Weiser (42') and Marvin Ducksch (48') scored for Werder Bremen.
Roberto Pätzold's Ingolstadt have managed to stick the ball in the net 6 times in the course of their previous six matches. The aggregate of goals that have been scored against them during that period adds up to 12.
Head to head
A review of their past head-to-head clashes dating back to 02/08/2014 shows us that St. Pauli have won 3 of these games and Ingolstadt 2, with the number of drawn results being 1.
A sum of 12 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 5 for St. Pauli and 7 coming from Ingolstadt. The average goals per game has been 2.
The previous league game between the two was Bundesliga 2 match day 23 on 23/02/2019 when it finished St. Pauli 1-0 Ingolstadt.
The match was refereed by René Rohde.
Team News: St. Pauli
Etienne Amenyido (Achilles tendon problems), Christopher Avevor (Ankle Injury), Igor Matanovic (Tear in the abductor muscle), Lukas Daschner (Knee Injury), Sebastian Ohlsson (Hamstring Injury) and Franz Roggow (Foot Injury) won’t be available for St. Pauli manager Timo Schultz.
Team News: Ingolstadt
Ingolstadt boss Roberto Pätzold has multiple availability issues to deal with. Jonatan Kotzke (Knee Surgery), Justin Butler (Metatarsal Fracture), Stefan Kutschke (Knee Injury), Yassin Ben Balla (Tendon crack), Jan-Hendrik Marx (Ankle Injury), Marc Stendera (Knee Injury), Arian Llugiqi (Shinbone injury), Marcel Gaus (Knee Surgery), Patrick Sussek (Metatarsal Fracture), Caniggia Elva (Knee Injury) and Peter Kurzweg (Shoulder Injury) will miss out on this game.
Our assessment is that St. Pauli will, in all likelihood, see a lot of the ball and convert quite a few goal-scoring opportunities.
At the same time, Ingolstadt may well find it hard to score a goal of their own but we do think it’s quite likely that they will be managing to get on the scoresheet as well here.
Accordingly, we see a decent 3-1 winning score for St. Pauli at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Millerntor-Stadion (29,546)
Captain: Philipp Ziereis
Chairman: Oke Göttlich
Manager: Timo Schultz
Competitions: Bundesliga 2 position 5, DFB-Pokal (Second Round)
⭐ Star Man: Guido Burgstaller
Regularly deployed in the Striker position, Guido Burgstaller was born in Villach, Austria. After having played his first senior match for Karnten in the 2006 - 2007 season, the dangerous Forward has netted 4 league goals in this 2. Bundesliga 2021 - 2022 campaign to date coming from a total of 6 appearances.