Erzgebirge Aue vs Hamburger SV
Germany – 2. Bundesliga
Date: Friday, 5 February 2021
Kick-off at 17:30 UK/ 18:30 CET
Venue: Sparkassen-Erzgebirgsstadion (Aue).
Mid-table side, Erzgebirge Aue continues to stay within the top eight on the table as it stands. With three losses in their recent five fixtures in the campaign, the Violets will drop to 28 points from their 19 appearances this season. They will return home after a 3-0 loss on the road against Furth last time out.
Unbeaten in their last nine matches in the league, Hamburger has topped the table this term. With just three losses in their 19 attempts until now, the Red Shorts have picked up 40 points. They will visit on the back of a 3-1 win at home against the likes of Paderborn in the previous encounter in their schedule.
Erzgebirge Aue vs Hamburger SV Head-to-head (h2h)
- The visitor has recorded four of the last five overall wins.
- Both teams have scored in two of the recent six fixtures.
- Their previous encounter gave a 3-0 home win for Der Dino.
- Only one of their last six matches has ended in a draw.
- The teams have combined to average 3.1 goals in 6 clashes.
Erzgebirge Aue vs Hamburger SV Prediction
Erzgebirge Aue has lost three of their recent five matches in the campaign. Two of those three losses came on the road, but they have also lost two of their recent five home matches. The host enjoys the ground advantage in the clash and this backs the home team for a goal in ninety minutes.
Hamburger SV is at the top of the table this term with just 3 losses in their entire season. Their nine-game unbeaten run in the league will back them for a win in the upcoming clash. Another reason to back the away team is their h2h history with the home team in recent times.
The match is sizing to be a high-scoring affair in ninety minutes, and over 2.5 goals will probably be a suitable option of the goals area in the clash. The away win in full-time will probably be the best bet for the punters, along with a BTTS in the goals department, as both teams are in good scoring form.
Erzgebirge Aue vs Hamburger SV Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.70 (7/10).
Hamburger SV to win @ 1.66 (4/6).
Both teams to score: Yes @ 1.75 (3/4).