Darmstadt vs FC Koln Predictions and Match Preview

Darmstadt vs FC Koln
Germany – 2. Bundesliga
Date: Saturday, 24 November 2018
Kick-off at 12.00 UK/ 13.00 CET
Venue: Merck-Stadion am Bollenfalltor (Darmstadt).

Darmstadt, a team from the lower tier of the 2.Bundesliga, hosts one of the top teams in the league. FC Koln. The visitors hold the second place in league standings with 24 points so far from their campaign. They have recorded seven wins, three draws, and three losses.

Darmstadt, on the other hand, occupies the 12th spot. They have registered 17 points on the table with five wins, two draws, and six losses.

Darmstadt lost their last league match on the road against Bochum. The scores were level at 0-0 till the 62nd minute before Wellandt put one past the away defense. The lone goal stood and Bochum took the three available points from the match. The visitors had tried hard for at least an equalizer goal.

Koln absolutely destroyed Dresden, at home, the last matchday. The final scoreline read an astonishing 8-1. Cordobe and Hector scored braces for the home team, while Terrode got himself a home hattrick. The only minor setback in an otherwise perfect game was the lone conceded goal by Koln in the 72nd minute.

Darmstadt vs FC Koln Head-to-head (h2h)

  • FC Koln has a 100% unbeaten record against Darmstadt. If only not for a lone draw in 2015, Koln could have boasted a 100% winning record against this team.
  • Koln has scored six times as many goals as Darmstadt in head-to-head matches.
  • Darmstadt has not tasted a win in eight of their last ten games.
  • Koln has lost only three of their last 22 overall games.
  • Darmstadt was winless in four of their last six home matches.
  • Koln has lost only one of their last 12 matches on the road.

Darmstadt vs FC Koln Prediction

The visitors look the absolute favorites to win this match. They are one of the top teams already in contention for promotion at the end of the season. Koln is the team that has scored the most goals in the competition so far. 32 goals from 13 matches. The next best is just 26.

Koln has a 100% unbeaten record against Darmstadt. Excluding a lone drawback in 2015, Koln has a 100% winning record against this team.

Koln absolutely thrashed their opponents in their last match and scored eight goals past them. Darmstadt lost their last game.

Over 2.5 match goals is also a suitable alternative @ 1.70 (7/10)

The home defense will have a hard time keeping in check the on-fire front three of the visitors.

Darmstadt vs FC Koln Betting Tips

  • FC Koln to win @ 1.80 (4/5)
  • Half Time/ Full Time: FC Koln/ FC Koln @ 2.80 (9/5).