Freiburg vs Eintracht Frankfurt
Date: Saturday, 1st October 2016,
Kick-Off at 14:30 UK
Venue: Dreisamstadion, Freiburg.
Freiburg suffered a heavy 3-1 defeat against Borussia Dortmund away from home in the fifth round fixture of the Bundesliga 2016/17. They are side who are expected to struggle in away games. And as it suggest they have already lost in each of the 3 matches on the road. At the same time, they have won in both their home matches, one of which is against a strong Gladbach side.
Eintracht Frankfurt are a team in form at the moment. They played out a thrilling 3-3 draw at home against Hertha Berlin in the previous round and climbed up to 5th in the Bundesliga table. They have lost once this season, away from home at Darmstadt by a narrow 1-0 margin. And with 3 wins and a draw from the remaining 4, they will be confident of a positive result in the short trip to Freiburg.
Freiburg vs Eintracht Frankfurt: Head-to-Head Stats
None of these two sides were able to assert their dominance on each other looking at the 6 previous Bundesliga meetings. The share 2 wins and 2 draws from those games. Even the home-away record are on par as they share a win, draw and loss at each venues.
However, the three previous matches between Freiburg and Eintracht at Frankfurt have produced 13 goals. While the meetings at Freiburg away 3 goals from as many matches.
Freiburg vs Eintracht Frankfurt: Prediction
Eintracht’s overall form at the start of this new season is pretty good, while Freiburg are a solid team at their own backyard. The two sides are evenly matched in head-to-head comparison and therefore this is fixture to call in terms of full-time result. So it is beneficial to look into the goal markets.
Freiburg have kept clean sheets in both of their home matches this season and are a well-organized side. The same can be said about Eintracht, who had conceded just twice before the 3-3 draw against Berlin. So goals will be at premium and it is recommended to go for under 2.5 goals for this fixture.
Freiburg vs Eintracht Frankfurt: Bet Tips
- Under 2.5 goals at 1.90 (9/10)
- First-Half – Draw at 2.30 (13/10).