Return to this page a few days before the scheduled game when this expired prediction will be updated with our full preview and tips for the next match between these teams.
Ingolstadt face off with visiting team Holstein Kiel at Audi-Sportpark in the Bundesliga 2 game on Saturday.
All Ingolstadt v Holstein Kiel match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below - plus the latest betting odds.
Ingolstadt will be hoping to bounce back here following a 0-1 Bundesliga 2 defeat last time out to Holstein Kiel.
In that match, Ingolstadt had 55% possession and 5 attempts at goal with 1 on target. Holstein Kiel had 1 attempts at goal with 1 on target. Benedikt Pichler (13') scored for Holstein Kiel.
Ingolstadt have struggled with their forward play of late. Their goals record equals just 4 vs opposition teams during the course of their last 6 outings. In those games, Ingolstadt have also seen the number of goals against them come to 12. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will be sustained in this game.
Their previous form shows that Ingolstadt:
- haven't lost in the league to Holstein Kiel in their previous 2 games.
- have not beaten Holstein Kiel in their previous 4 matches in the league.
- are without a home win in the past 4 league matches. Fans are getting restless.
The stats tell the story, and Holstein Kiel have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 10 goals overall. In defence, Holstein Kiel just haven’t been too solid at all.
A look at their previous results shows us that Holstein Kiel:
- remain undefeated by Ingolstadt when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 matches in the league.
- have not been beaten in their last 3 league matches away from home.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head duels dating back to 29/08/2009, there has been little between the sides with Ingolstadt winning 1 of those games, Holstein Kiel 1 and 4 being draws after 90 minutes of play.
An aggregate of 17 goals were produced between them in these games, with 7 from Ingolstadt and 10 being from Holstein Kiel. That is an average goals per game value of 2.83.
The last league clash between these clubs was Bundesliga 2 match day 29 on 14/04/2019 which finished with the scoreline of Ingolstadt 1-1 Holstein Kiel.
The referee was Sören Storks.
Team News: Ingolstadt
Yassin Ben Balla (Tendon crack), Caniggia Elva (Knee Surgery), Tobias Schröck (Tear in the abductor muscle), Michael Heinloth (Cheekbone Fracture), Nassim Boujellab (Muscle Injury), Jan-Hendrik Marx (Ankle Injury) and Patrick Schmidt (Broken wrist) are not available for Ingolstadt boss André Schubert.
Team News: Holstein Kiel
Holstein Kiel boss Marcel Rapp has not got a full squad to pick from. Marco Komenda (Metatarsal Fracture), Hólmbert Aron Fridjónsson (Knee Injury) and Ahmet Arslan (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) won’t be making appearances.
We feel that Ingolstadt will do well to get anything against this Holstein Kiel lineup who we think might just have the edge.
That’s why our selection here is for a very competitive encounter with a 0-1 win for Holstein Kiel at the end of this game.
Looking forward to watching this one unfold.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Audi-Sportpark (15,200)
Captain: Stefan Kutschke
Chairman: Peter Jackwerth
Manager: André Schubert
Competitions: Bundesliga 2 position 18, DFB-Pokal (Second Round)
🔑 Star Man: Fatih Kaya
Generally taking to the field in the Striker position, Fatih Kaya was born in Germany. Having made his senior debut playing for Ingolstadt in the 2018 - 2019 season, the gifted Forward has got 2 league goals in this 2. Bundesliga 2021 - 2022 season to date in a total of 9 appearances.