SV Sandhausen make the trip to Sportpark Ronhof Thomas Sommer on Friday for the Bundesliga 2 tie with home team Greuther Furth. Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for Greuther Furth v SV Sandhausen - plus the latest match odds.
Greuther Furth head into this match following on from a 1-1 Bundesliga 2 draw versus SV Darmstadt 98. The only player to score from SpVgg Greuther Fürth was Marvin Stefaniak (87'). Fabian Schnellhardt (56') scored for SV Darmstadt 98.
Fewer than three goals per match were seen in 5 of the last 6 meetings where Greuther Furth have been involved. Breaking down the goal weighting from this period, opposing sides scored an aggregate of 7 while Greuther Fürth got themselves 7. We will have to see whether or not that trend will end up being continued on in this game.
Looking at their past form shows that Greuther Furth:
- have not won against SV Sandhausen in their previous 2 league games.
- are without a win at home for the past 2 league matches.
SV Sandhausen go into this clash following on from a 3-1 Bundesliga 2 win with the downing of Hannover 96 in their last outing. For SV Sandhausen, the goals were scored by Julius Biada (51'), Gerrit Nauber (56') and Philip Türpitz (82'). John Guidetti (58') was the scorer for Hannover 96.
Illustrating their predisposition for action-packed matches, we’ve seen goals 21 times in the last 6 games in which SV Sandhausen have played, giving an average of 3.5 goals for each fixture. Opposing teams have managed 10 from this total.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head-to-head clashes dating back to 12/03/2017 tells us that Greuther Furth have won 2 of them & SV Sandhausen 1, with the tally of drawn matches being 3.
14 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 8 for Greuther Fürth and 6 being from Sandhausen. That’s an average goals per game of 2.33.
The previous league clash featuring the two was Bundesliga 2 match day 13 on 09/11/2019 when the final score was SV Sandhausen 3-2 Greuther Furth. The match was refereed by Johann Pfeifer.
Team News: Greuther Furth
Jamie Leweling (Bruised knee), Julian Green (Foot injury), Daniel Keita-Ruel (Knee injury), Marvin Stefaniak (Unknown), Mergim Mavraj (Foot injury) and Håvard Nielsen (Concussion) aren’t available for Fürth gaffer Stefan Leitl. Sebastian Ernst cannot play in this game through suspension.
Looking at these two, we feel that SV Sandhausen and Greuther Furth should play out a closely-fought contest here. Let’s see what happens, but it could well be that we end up with scores level. Our tip is therefore for a close game with a 1-1 draw at the end of this game.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Sportpark Ronhof Thomas Sommer (18,000)
Captain: Marco Caligiuri
Chairman: Fred Höfler
Manager: Stefan Leitl
Competitions: Bundesliga 2 position 6
🔑 Key Player: Branimir Hrgota
Mostly taking up the Striker position, Branimir Hrgota was born in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Having made a first senior appearance for Jönköpings Södra IF in the 2011 season, the talented Forward has hit 9 league goals in this Bundesliga 2 2019 - 2020 campaign so far coming from a total of 26 appearances.