Hamburger SV vs TSG 1899 Hoffenheim
Date: Saturday, 8th April 2017
Kick-off at 14:30 UK / 15:30 CET
Venue: Volksparkstadion, Hamburg.
The Saturday clash at Volksparkstadion will feature the relegation candidate and Champions League aspirant.
Hamburger SV are dragged into the relegation battle along with 1. FSV Mainz and FC Augsburg after the defeat they suffered at Signal Iduna Park.
TSG Hoffenheim are slowly cruising towards the desired UEFA Champions League as the season is coming to an end.
Until the loss on Tuesday, HSV were performing very solid resulting in a relegation zone escape. Against Hoffenheim, they will rely on their brilliant Bundesliga home form. The hosts are undefeated at Volksparkstadion since November 2016.
Hamburger SV are only one point from the relegation zone play-off spot.
The guests need to keep their feet on the ground after beating Bayern Munich 1-0 on Tuesday. In 27 Bundesliga games this season, Hoffenheim were defeated only once, both times on visits. Julian Nagelsmann’s side also drew 12 matches this season.
The match against HSV is the great chance for Hoffenheim and the genius 29-year-old to increase their lead over Borussia Dortmund who are breathing at their necks.
Hamburger vs Hoffenheim: Head-to-head
The first match of the season between the two sides was very entertaining as both teams netted two goals each. HSV are without a win in the last three home matches against Hoffenheim – the guests managed to win twice along with a single draw.
Hamburger vs Hoffenheim: Prediction
HSV’s solid home performances must be taken into account even against the in-form Hoffenheim. Hoffenheim will certainly look for three points in this match while the hosts would probably settle for a draw.
Hamburger vs Hoffenheim: Bet tips
The first pick will be Hoffenheim -0.5 Asian Handicap at the odds of 2.20 with Unibet.
You could also try over 2.5 goals at 2.00 with Unibet.