Fortuna Dusseldorf vs Arminia Bielefeld
Germany – 2. Bundesliga
Date: Friday, 16 March 2018
Kick-Off at 17:30 UK
Venue: ESPRIT arena (Dusseldorf).
Fortuna Dusseldorf and Arminia Bielefeld are going to face each other in the 27th round of the German 2. Bundesliga. The hosts want to remain firm on the top spot, while the away side is challenging the third place which can secure them the promotion playoffs.
Home side have tied two straight wins and after Nurnberg’s bad form, they took over the 1st place. They are five points ahead of the runners-up and their advantage over the third placed Kiel is nine points. Rouwen Hennings and the lads are pretty productive in front of the oppositions’ goal while their defence is also doing a very good job. They have been very good in front of their fans where they have allowed only two defeats. In the last four matches as ESPRIT arena, they have booked three wins along with a draw. If they can keep up with good displays, they will secure the top spot.
The visitors are performing very well this season and they are holding a high 5th spot. They are only three points behind the 3rd place, and the match for the promotion to the top flight. Jeff Saibene ‘s side has been very efficient this season and they have scored 41 goals so far. Arminia Bielefeld have been putting very good performances when playing away from home since they have booked five wins along with four draws on away grounds. In the last three outings, they managed to avoid the defeat. The battle for the third spot is going to be very tight and Arminia Bielefeld are one of the main contenders.
Fortuna Dusseldorf v Arminia Bielefeld: Head-to-head
Fortuna Dusseldorf have been more successful in their head to head clashes and they have suffered only one defeat against this opposition since 2013. Their last four matches have been pretty efficient and we saw at least three goals in those clashes.
Fortuna Dusseldorf v Arminia Bielefeld: Prediction
This is going to be a tight clash, but the hosts should be able to come out on the top with a wwin from this match.
Both sides have been involved in very efficient matches lately and it won’t be surprising if we see at least three goals again.
Fortuna Dusseldorf v Arminia Bielefeld: Bet Tips
Fortuna Dusseldorf to Win @ 2.05
Over 2.5 Goals at FT @ 1.85