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The 3rd Liga tie at Ostseestadion on Tuesday sees hosts Hansa Rostock up against opponents in Ingolstadt.
Our Hansa Rostock v Ingolstadt tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below - plus the latest match odds.
Hansa Rostock will be looking for another win after a 2-3 3rd Liga success vs Meppen.
For Hansa Rostock, the goalscorers were John Verhoek (27'), Pascal Breier (43') and Philip Türpitz (91'). Markus Ballmert (60') and Christoph Hemlein (67') scored for Meppen.
Under three goals per match were scored during 5 of the past 6 fixtures where Hansa Rostock have been involved. With regard to the goal distribution from this period, opposition teams scored a total of 5 while Hansa got themselves 6.
Going into this encounter, Hansa Rostock are without a home win in the past 2 league games.
Ingolstadt will come into the encounter after a 3-2 3rd Liga win over Zwickau in their most recent match.
For Ingolstadt, the goals were scored by Bjørn Paulsen (5'), Filip Bilbija (47') and Dennis Eckert (75'). Ronny König (12') and Marius Hauptmann (57') scored for Zwickau.
Tomas Oral's Ingolstadt have fired home a total of 7 times throughout their most recent sextet of matches. The aggregate of goals that they have conceded during that period adds up to 7.
Coming into this fixture, Ingolstadt have not won away from home in their last 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
Inspecting their past head to head clashes going back to 15/03/2009 shows us that Hansa Rostock have won 1 of these games & Ingolstadt 3, with the tally of draws being 2.
A combined sum of 17 goals were yielded between them during those clashes, with 8 of them from Hansa and 9 for Ingolstadt. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.83.
The previous league contest featuring the two was 3rd Liga match day 16 on 16/12/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Ingolstadt 1-0 Hansa Rostock.
The referee was Martin Thomsen.
Team News: Hansa Rostock
Tobias Schwede (Bruise), Erik Engelhardt (Ankle Injury), Ben Voll (Metatarsal Fracture) and Maurice Litka (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are not available for Rostock manager Jens Härtel.
Team News: Ingolstadt
Owing to an otherwise full-strength squad, there’s just the sole fitness worry for the Ingolstadt manager Tomas Oral to contend with. Rico Preißinger (Shoulder Injury) won’t be playing here.
We’re thinking that Ingolstadt and Hansa Rostock may well both score, with little between these two teams.
It appears that a draw might be on the cards. Therefore, we predict a close game with a 1-1 score draw at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Ostseestadion (29,000)
Captain: Markus Kolke
Chairman: Robert Marien
Manager: Jens Härtel
Competitions: 3rd Liga position 1
⭐ Key Man: John Verhoek
Typically taking up the Striker position, John Verhoek was born in Leidschendam, Netherlands. Having made his senior debut playing for FC Dordrecht in the 2008 - 2009 season, the gifted Forward has contributed 11 league goals in the 3. Liga 2020 - 2021 campaign to date coming from a total of 27 appearances.