FC Cologne vs Freiburg: Preview and Prediction

FC Cologne vs Freiburg: Preview, Predictions and Betting Tips

FC Cologne vs Freiburg
German Bundesliga
Date: Friday, 16 September 2016,
Kick-Off: 19:30 UK
Venue: RheinEnergieStadion (Koln).

FC Cologne aim to continue their good start to the new season as they welcome Freiburg at the RheinEnergieStadion on Friday.

Cologne have been great in this new season, banging in goals every match day. They are currently on a 4 games unbeaten run, winning 3 games and drawn 1. They kicked off the season with a 7-0 win over BFC Preussen in DFB Pokal, before a 2-0 win against Darmstadt in Bundesliga. Last week, Cologne played out a 0-0 draw against Wolfsburg after an impressive display. They’ll hope to maintain this great form in this fixture.

Meanwhile, Freiburg were among the new comers in the Bundesliga this season, they finished 1st in Germany’s 2nd tier league last season. They kicked of the new season with a 0-4 away against Babelsberg in the DFB Pokal. However, their Bundesliga season started with a loss, as they to 2-1 beating away to Hertha BSC. Furthermore, Freiburg returned to winning ways last week, beating Borussia Monchengladbach 3-1 at home. They will be aiming to overcome FC Cologne with a similar performance this Friday.

FC Cologne: Team News

Marxel Hartel has returned to training sequel to his broken foot, while Dominic Maroh is out injured.

Freiburg: Team News

Marc-Oliver Kempf is out injured, while J. Fohrenbaxh, Florian Niederlechner and Marc Torrejon Moya are yet to be certified fit for the game. Lukas Kuboer is back in training.

FC Cologne vs Freiburg: Head to Head Statistics

These two teams have met a total of 29 times in the past, Cologne have won 10 time and lost 13 times to Freiburg. Their last 4 games have been dominated by Freiburg, as they are on a winning streak in their last 4 game against Cologne. At home, Cologne have won 8 times against Freiburg and lost 4.

FC Cologne vs Freiburg: Prediction

The two sides are very strong right now, considering their recent games. Cologne are unbeaten in their last 4 games, they have also scored 16 goals in their last 4 games. FC Cologne have not conceded a goal since the beginning of this season, they have kept clean sheets in all their games.

I’m on cologne’s side, as I expect them to grab all 3 points and also keep a clean sheet.

FC Cologne vs Freiburg: Betting Tips

Cologne to win at 1.85 (6/7)
Both teams Not to score at 2.00 (1/1).

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