Furth vs Magdeburg
Germany – 2.Bundesliga
Date: Friday, 23 November 2018
Kick-off at 17.30 UK/ 18.30 CET
Venue: Sportpark Ronhof Thomas Sommer (Fürth).
One of the top teams from the league hosts a team suffering in the relegation zone. Magdeburg travels to Furth as part of their 14th round fixture of 2.Bundesliga. Furth occupies the eighth position in the table with 20 points so far from their 13 matches. They have scored and conceded 18 goals each in their league campaign.
Magdeburg is at the 17th spot with just nine points against them in the league table. All they could record in their 13 matches is a single win.
Furth had to travel to take on Union Berlin in their last match. The team from the capital is one of the favorites to get promoted at the end of the season, and they showed their quality at home. Furth was humiliated with a 4-0 scoreline. Both Mess and Polter scored braces for the hosts.
Magdeburg was on the verge of pulling off an upset last weekend against one of the powerhouses of the second division German football. Regensburg, the visitors scored the first goal of the match in the 3rd minute. The hosts replied within sixty seconds and equalized the score.
Later in the second half, Magdeburg took the lead. And it appeared they would take the three points, but out of nowhere, Regensburg showed why they belong to the top tier of the league. Two goals in the space of ten minutes completed their comeback.
Furth vs Magdeburg Head-to-head (h2h)
- This is the first ever match between the two teams.
- Furth has lost only four of their last 16 games.
- Magdeburg is on a run of seven winless games and has just one win in their last 16 ties.
- Furth has lost only three of their last 20 games at home.
- Magdeburg is winless in their last four matches on the road.
Furth vs Magdeburg Prediction
The home team has the higher chances to take the three available points from this fixture. They have lost only four of their last 16 games. On the other hand, Magdeburg is on a seven-match winless run and has just one win to their name in last 16 ties.
Furth is a really terrifying presence at home. They have lost just three of their last 20 home games, while Magdeburg is winless in their last four matches on the road.
Magdeburg has scored in 13 of their last 15 away ties. Furth has managed to get on the scoresheet in 21 of their last 24 home games.
Furth will survive this match without a loss. Both teams will get on the scoresheet as well.
Though there is a gulf of difference between the teams in league standings, both teams have almost been equally good in scoring goals.
Furth vs Magdeburg Betting Tips
Furth: Draw No Bet @ 1.70 (7/10)
Both Teams to Score: YES @ 1.87 (7/8).