Fortuna Duesseldorf vs Union Berlin
2.Bundesliga – Season 2017/18
Date: Sunday, 10th September 2017
Kick off at 12:30 UK/ 13:30 CET
Venue: Esprit Arena (Dusseldorf).
The most awaited clash of the weekend in 2nd Bundesliga is the one between 1st placed, Fortuna Dusseldorf, and 4th placed, Union Berlin.
It will be a duel which may have important consequences at the finish line of 2. Bundesliga as both of the teams are promotion candidates.
Dusseldorf are literally flying in the start of the new season. They won their last 3 matches and are undefeated until now.
The Flingeraner scored 2 goals in each of the first 4 rounds conceding just 3 along the way. They also managed to keep 2 clean sheets against Kaiserslautern and Aue.
The Iron Ones had one of the toughest schedule in the 2. Bundesliga in the first 4 rounds. They had to meet Ingolstadt, Kiel, Nurnberg and Bielefeld, but they still managed to remain undefeated on a promising 4th place at 2 points away from 1st place.
Union Berlin managed to score in each of their games and averaged about 2 goals per match.
Fortuna Dusseldorf vs Union Berlin: Head to Head
The Iron Ones did not manage to beat Fortuna in the last season losing 0-1 at home and drawing 2-2 at Dusseldorf after a late 90th minute goal scored by The Flingeraner.
Dusseldorf hasn’t won in the last 2 home encounters with Union Berlin.
Fortuna Dusseldorf vs Union Berlin: Prediction
Both teams scored in average 2 goals per game. Their last encounter was a thriller with 4 goals.
The international break should have affected both of the teams and we will surely see some unforced mistakes. This makes us offer the main tip from the total goals market.
Fortuna Dusseldorf vs Union Berlin: Bet Tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 2.07 – Pinnacle is likely to succeed
Both teams to score @ 1.80 – Bet365.