Stuttgart will take to the pitch with guests Osnabruck at Mercedes-Benz Arena in this Bundesliga 2 match on Sunday. Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for Stuttgart v Osnabruck (inc. the best betting odds).
Stuttgart will be looking for another win after the 0-2 Bundesliga 2 victory over Dynamo Dresden. For VfB Stuttgart, the goals were scored by Hamadi Al Ghaddioui (18') and Darko Churlinov (88').
It has been all too rare in recent times that Stuttgart have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that Stuttgart have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 10 goals on the way. Regardless, we must now wait to see whether that trend might be sustained here in this match.
Heading into this contest, Stuttgart are undefeated in their last 8 home league matches. They have been so resilient here.
Last time out, Osnabruck drew 2-2 in the Bundesliga 2 tie with SSV Jahn Regensburg. The only scorer from VfL Osnabrück was Marcos Álvarez (67', 70'). Sebastian Stolze (8') and Max Besuschkow (37') scored for SSV Jahn Regensburg.
Osnabruck have had no problems opening up opposition defences of late, having scored 6 times in their last 6 matches. Having said that, Osnabrück can also improve defensively after being scored against in 5 of those same games.
Going into this encounter, VfL Osnabrück are undefeated in their previous 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
The previous league fixture between these sides was Bundesliga 2 match day 13 on 09/11/2019 when it finished Osnabruck 1-0 Stuttgart. The referee was Nicolas Winter.
Team News: Osnabruck
Osnabrück manager Daniel Thioune has multiple availability issues to deal with. Thomas Konrad (Groin injury) and Simon Haubrock (Ankle injury) won’t be making appearances. Marcos Alvarez will not be able to play in this game through being suspended.
It seems to us that Osnabruck will need to play some great football to put one past a Stuttgart lineup who should dominate this match. We’re going for a 3-0 margin for Stuttgart when the referee blows the final whistle.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Nickname: Die Schwaben
Stadium: Mercedes-Benz Arena (60,441)
Captain: Marc-Oliver Kempf
Chairman: Thomas Hitzlsperger
Manager: Pellegrino Matarazzo
Competitions: Bundesliga 2 position 2
⭐ Key Man: Nicólas González
Usually taking to the field in the Striker position, Nicólas González was born in Argentina. Having played his first senior match for Argentinos Juniors in the 2017 - 2018 season, the accomplished Forward has hit 9 league goals in the Bundesliga 2 2019 - 2020 campaign to date from a total of 22 appearances.