Bochum vs Jahn Regensburg
Germany- 2. Bundesliga
Date: Monday, 29 October 2018
Kick-Off at 19:30 UK/ 20:30 CET
Venue: Vonovia Ruhrstadion (Bochum)
The Hosts are one of the oldest clubs in Germany. They are three time champions of second tier football in Germany and was last successful in 2005/06.
In August former Werder Bremen and Bayer Leverkusen manager Robin Dutt was brought in by the management.
They finished 6th in 2017 and are looking to better that performance under Dutt and they have started the season well. After 10 rounds played they are 7th in the league with 4 wins and 3 defeats.
Austrian forward Lukas Hinterseer has 5 goals and 3 assists in 10 caps and midfielder Tom Weilandt has 4 goals and 1 assist in 8 matches for the home side.
The Red Shorts are in the 9th spot with 4 wins in the league till now. The Jahn Eleven are managed by Achim Beierlorzer. Last season he helped the team reach 5th position. Based on that performance the management has decided to give the former Leipzig coach a second chance.
Striker Sargis Adamyan of Armenia has scored 4 goals and 4 assists for his teammates. Another forward on form is the German Marco Gruttner who has 6 goals and 1 assist from 10 appearances.
In the last h2h game both the goals came in the second half. Regensburg took the lead through Gruttner in 64th minute and opponents rescued a point by a goal from Johannes Wurtz in the 87th minute.
At present both the teams are on 15 points but Bochum are better in not conceding goals and lead on goal difference.
Bochum vs Jahn Regensburg: Head-to-head (h2h)
In 5 competitive h2h fixtures both the teams have 2 wins each.
When they met last time in May the game ended as a draw with each team scoring a goal.
In the last 10 games the hosts have 3 wins and 4 defeats. At home they have 3 wins and 2 defeats in previous 5 matches.
The away side has 4 wins and 3 defeats in their last 10 matches from all competitions. They are unbeaten in last 4 away games with 3 wins included.
Bochum vs Jahn Regensburg: Prediction
Since both of them are just 5 points below the toppers Koln, they will look into this match as a potential chance to reduce that gap.
The away team has more chance to win in light of their 5 game unbeaten streak. That momentum will have a positive influence on their gameplay when they face a side above them in the table.
Only one h2h match has yielded over 2.5 goals but since players from both the sides are on form things may change.
Bochum vs Jahn Regensburg: Betting Tips
Under 2.5 goals @ 2.25 (5/4).
Home win @ 1.57 (4/7).