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The Bundesliga clash at Profertil Arena Hartberg on Saturday will see home team TSV Hartberg facing Austria Vienna.
All TSV Hartberg v Austria Vienna match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (including the best match odds).
TSV Hartberg will be hoping to return to winning ways here after a 3-2 Bundesliga losing effort in their last game against SV Ried.
In that match, TSV Hartberg managed 62% possession and 27 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. For TSV Hartberg, the goalscorers were Stefan Rakowitz (1'), Bakary Nimaga (34') and Matija Horvat (71' Own goal). On the other side, SV Josko Ried had 11 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Marco Grüll (37', 69') scored for SV Ried.
Three or more goals per game were recorded in 5 of the last 6 fixtures where TSV Hartberg have participated. Their opponents scored 12 times in these games while Hartberg amassed a tally of 10. Having said that, we must now wait to see if the trend will continue on in this match.
Looking at their past form shows that TSV Hartberg:
- haven't lost in the league to Austria Vienna in their previous 2 matches.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 4 league matches at home.
Austria Vienna come into this match following on from a 2-0 Bundesliga win vs Cashpoint SCR Altach in their last outing.
In that game, Austria Vienna had 64% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 4 on target. For Austria Vienna, the goalscorers were Marco Djuricin (80') and Dominik Fitz (88'). At the other end, Cashpoint SCR Altach got 8 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target.
Showing their bias toward fruitful encounters, we’ve had goals 21 times in the last 6 games in which Austria Vienna have taken to the pitch, making it an average of 3.5 goals per meeting. Their opponents have hit 8 of those goals.
Going into this one, Austria Vienna have not won against TSV Hartberg when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 league matches.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head to head clashes stretching back to 30/11/2019 shows us that TSV Hartberg have won 3 of these games and Austria Vienna 2, with the tally of drawn games standing at 1.
Those games weren’t short on goals, either, with 22 in all which averages out at 3.67 goals per match.
The previous league game featuring the two was Bundesliga match day 17 on 14/02/2021 which ended up with the score at Austria Vienna 0-1 TSV Hartberg.
The match was refereed by Walter Altmann.
Team News: TSV Hartberg
It’s a low absenteeism rate, with just the lone fitness concern for the TSV Hartberg boss Markus Schopp to be concerned about from an otherwise fully-primed group. Michael John Lema (Cruciate Ligament Injury) misses out.
Team News: Austria Vienna
Owing to a fully healthy group to pick from, Austria Vienna boss Peter Stöger doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of ahead of this match. Ineligible players who cannot play in this game through suspension are Eric Martel and Benedikt Pichler.
We’re of the view that Austria Vienna and TSV Hartberg could well both score and end up finding themselves in a fairly even game here.
Let’s see how it plays out, but a draw is looking likely to us. We’re therefore expecting a close game with a 1-1 score draw at the end of the 90.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Profertil Arena Hartberg (4,635)
Captain: Rene Swete
Chairman: Brigitte Annerl
Manager: Markus Schopp
Competitions: Bundesliga position 8
🔑 Star Man: Rajko Rep
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Rajko Rep was born in Celje, Slovenia. Having played his first senior match for Austria Klagenfurt in the 2015 - 2016 season, the dangerous Forward has scored 4 league goals in this Bundesliga 2020 - 2021 campaign so far from a total of 20 appearances.