Duisburg vs Holsten Kiel
Germany – 2.Bundesliga
Date: Sunday, 2nd December 2018
Kick-off at 12.30 UK/ 13.30 CET
Venue: Schauinsland-Reisen-Arena (Duisburg).
Duisburg stays above the relegation line by a whisker as of now. They open their gate for Holsten Kiel for the 15th round of the 2.Bundesliga. The match is scheduled to take place on Sunday.
Kiel occupies the ninth spot in the table after posting 21 points from their 14 matches so far. They won five games, drew six and lost the remaining three. The team has a goal difference of just two. 24 goals scored and 22 conceded.
Duisburg is the 15th team in league standings. They have registered 13 points on the board against their name. Their 14 games so far can be divided into three wins, four draws and seven losses. They managed to score 13 goals and conceded 20 in return.
Duisburg won their last match, on the road, against Bielefeld. It was a dull game with a total of just one goal. The winner was scored in the 82nd minute. Engin was the goal scorer.
Bielefeld did try for a comeback, or at least for an equalizer. But Duisburg valiantly saw out the match.
Kiel won their last league fixture, against Sandhausen. The final scoreline was 2-1 in favor of the hosts. Kiel scored both their goals in the first half itself. Sandhausen orchestrated a surge of attack late into the game and got almost something out of it.
A late goal in the 82nd minute kind of frightened the home fans. But they pulled off the three points somehow.
Duisburg vs Holsten Kiel Head-to-head (h2h)
- Kiel has won the last three matches between these teams in a row.
- Duisburg is winless in three of their last six games.
- Kiel is on an unbeaten run of six matches.
- Duisburg has managed just one win from their last nine ties at home.
- Kiel is unbeaten in 11 of their last 16 games on the road.
Duisburg vs Holsten Kiel Prediction
The visitors look the stronger team here. They have won the last three head-to-head games in a row. Kiel also has the psychological as well as practical advantages of their higher positioning in the league table.
Duisburg is battling in the bottom tier to get themselves free from relegation grips. At home, they have been terrible recently. Just one win from their last nine home games.
Kiel, on the other hand, is on a roll right now. They are currently on a run of six unbeaten games.
At this stadium, except for on single head-to-head game, every other one had both teams on the scoresheet.
Duisburg vs Holsten Kiel Betting Tips
Kiel: Draw No Bet @ 1.90 (9/10)
Both Teams to Score: YES @ 1.67 (2/3).