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St. Pauli will be the visitors at Benteler-Arena on Saturday for the Bundesliga 2 fixture with hosts Paderborn.
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SC Paderborn 07
Paderborn will be looking for another win after the 0-4 Bundesliga 2 triumph against Darmstadt.
For SC Paderborn 07, the goals were scored by Ron Schallenberg (13'), Chris Führich (22') and Dennis Srbeny (25', 61').
In their preceding 6 games, Steffen Baumgart's SC Paderborn 07 have hit the back of the net a combined total of 12 times resulting in an average number of goals per match of 2.
Their prior results show that SC Paderborn 07:
- have left without a victory over St. Pauli in their previous 2 league matches.
- are unbeaten in their last 2 league matches at home.
Following on from a losing effort in their last game against Karlsruhe in Bundesliga 2 action, St. Pauli will be hoping to turn things around here.
Marco Thiede (5'), Jérôme Gondorf (50') and Philipp Hofmann (76') scored for Karlsruhe.
Illustrating their penchant for eventful matches, goals have been seen as many as 22 times in the last 6 matches in which St. Pauli have taken to the pitch, giving a mean average of 3.67 goals each clash. Opposing teams have managed 12 from this total. We will have to see whether or not that trend will be continued on in this game.
Leading up to this clash, St. Pauli:
- are undefeated by SC Paderborn 07 when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league games.
- are undefeated in their last 2 away league matches.
- have not won away from home in their last 10 matches in the league. What a terrible run of away results.
Head to head
Inspecting their prior head-to-head meetings stretching back to 25/03/2014 tells us that Paderborn have won 3 of these games & St. Pauli 2, with the tally of drawn results being 1.
17 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 10 of them for Paderborn and 7 belonging to St. Pauli. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.83.
The previous league contest between these clubs was Bundesliga 2 match day 24 on 02/03/2019 which finished with the scoreline of SC Paderborn 07 0-1 St. Pauli.
The match was refereed by Bibiana Steinhaus.
Team News: Paderborn
Chima Okoroji (Torn lateral collateral ligament), Sven Michel (Intraarticular ligament fissure) and Maximilian Thalhammer (Metatarsal Fracture) are unavailable for Paderborn boss Steffen Baumgart.
Team News: St. Pauli
St. Pauli boss Timo Schultz has to choose a team with limited availability. Jannes Wieckhoff (Foot Injury), Luis Coordes (Knee Injury), Christopher Buchtmann (Achilles tendon surgery), Marvin Senger (Back trouble), Ryo Miyaichi (Knee Injury) and Guido Burgstaller (Surgery) are not able to play.
In this match, St. Pauli will have a difficult task to score against a Paderborn outfit who seem set to really boss this match.
We think that it’s going to be a very comprehensive 3-0 win for Paderborn by the conclusion of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Benteler-Arena (15,000)
Captain: Christian Strohdiek
Chairman: Elmar Volkmann
Manager: Steffen Baumgart
Competitions: Bundesliga 2 position 5, DFB-Pokal (First Round)
🔑 Key Player: Dennis Srbeny
Usually deployed in the Striker position, Dennis Srbeny was born in Berlin, Germany. Having played his first senior match for Hansa Rostock in the 2013 - 2014 season, the talented Forward has scored 4 league goals in this Bundesliga 2 2020 - 2021 season to date coming from a total of 7 appearances.