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The 3rd Liga meeting at Schauinsland-Reisen-Arena on Saturday will see hosts Duisburg lock horns with opponents Unterhaching.
Our tips, poll and stats for Duisburg v Unterhaching can all be found here - plus the latest betting odds.
Duisburg go into this match following a 2-2 3rd Liga draw vs Bayern Munich II.
For Duisburg, the scorers were Vincent Vermeij (30') and Lukas Daschner (84'). Timo Kern (69') and Leon Dajaku (90') scored for Bayern Munich II.
It has been seldom in recent times that Duisburg haven’t conceded. It will be a concern for them that Duisburg have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 matches, shipping 7 goals on the way.
Taking a look at their past results, Duisburg:
- haven't been beaten in the league by SpVgg Unterhaching in their previous 3 games.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 6 league matches at home.
- have not won at home in their last 3 league matches.
In the game prior to this, Unterhaching drew 2-2 in the 3rd Liga match with FC Carl Zeiss Jena.
For Unterhaching, the goalscorers were Paul Grauschopf (71') and Felix Schröter (90'). René Eckardt (59') and Eroll Zejnullahu (61') scored for FC Carl Zeiss Jena.
In the course of their six latest matches, Claus Schromm's Unterhaching have found the back of the net a total of 5 times - giving them a goals scored per game average of 0.83.
Their prior results show that Unterhaching:
- are winless against MSV Duisburg when they've played them away from home in the last 4 league matches. Not the best of away records.
- have not won away from home in their last 4 league matches.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head-to-head clashes dating back to 28/01/2007 shows that Duisburg have won 3 of these and Unterhaching 1, with the number of drawn matches being 2.
21 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 12 of them from Duisburg and 9 created by Haching. That’s an average goals per game figure of 3.5.
The last league fixture between these clubs was 3. Liga match day 19 on 15/12/2019 when it ended Unterhaching 2-2 Duisburg.
The match was refereed by Christof Günsch.
Team News: Duisburg
Joshua Bitter (Torn Muscle), Sinan Karweina (Strain), Migel-Max Schmeling (Ankle Injury) and Cem Sabanci (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) won’t be playing for Duisburg manager Torsten Lieberknecht.
Team News: Unterhaching
Unterhaching manager Claus Schromm has not got a full squad to pick from. Alexander Kaltner (Knee Problems), Jannik Bandowski (Knee Problems), Stephan Hain (Fractured Thumb), Marc Endres (Torn Ankle Ligament), Josef Welzmüller (Torn muscle bundle) and Dominik Stahl (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) will miss out on this game. Alexander Winkler will not be able to play in this game through being suspended.
We’re of the view that Duisburg should really score a couple of goals when they play Unterhaching, who could well struggle to break down their defence.
Our tip is for a pretty comfortable 2-0 winning score for Duisburg at the conclusion of the game.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Schauinsland-Reisen-Arena (31,500)
Captain: Moritz Stoppelkamp
Chairman: Ingo Wald
Manager: Torsten Lieberknecht
Competitions: 3. Liga position 5
⭐ Star Player: Vincent Vermeij
Mostly used in the Striker position, Vincent Vermeij was born in Blaricum, Netherlands. Having played his first senior match for Jong Ajax in the 2013 - 2014 season, the accomplished Forward has scored 13 league goals in this 3. Liga 2019 - 2020 season so far coming from a total of 31 appearances.