Hartberg vs Sturm Graz Prediction & Match Preview

Hartberg vs Sturm Graz
Austria – Bundesliga
Date: Sunday, 14 June 2020
Kick-off at 16:00 UK/ 17:00 CET
Venue: Stadion Hartberg (Hartberg).

Markus Schopp’s men knew that they had quite some distance to cover in the Championship Group, in order to qualify for a European spot. They have so far performed well in the post-season, with a 100% winning record barring the Salzburg game. Meanwhile, the Blackies have lost all of their fixtures in the group. Likely, expect hosts Hartberg to post the win.

Hartberg vs Sturm Graz Head-to-head (h2h)

  • The past five games ended in wins for the teams at home.
  • Nine of the preceding ten encounters saw the Blackies failing to keep a clean sheet.
  • Schopp’s men on the other hand kept two clean sheets from the past three match-ups.
  • At this venue, the hosts are on a two-game winning run.
  • The guests have not scored a single goal in a league clash at this stadium.

Hartberg vs Sturm Graz Prediction

The Blackies are placed dead last in this Championship Group, and they have a 100% losing record in the post-season so far. Not only have they lost all of their fixtures, but they have let in 11 goals from their total three games as well.

Moreover, they were winless in 12 of their previous 15 overall match-ups, and remained so in eight of their former nine away fixtures as well.

On the other hand, Schopp’s men have a 100% winning record in the Championship Group so far, disregarding their match-up against Salzburg. However, note that Salzburg are the toppers as well as the defending champions of the league.

Schopp’s men have also scored two or more goals in all matches but one. Moreover, the past five h2h encounters had ended in wins for the the teams at home, and most importantly, at this venue, Schopp’s men have a 100% winning record in h2h league fixtures, and impressively have not conceded a single goals in such clashes.

Considering these stats, it’s implied that Hartberg are the stronger team this Sunday, and logic dictates that punters back them to deliver better performance.

Hartberg vs Sturm Graz Betting Tips

  • Double Chance: Hartberg or Draw @ 1.50 (1/2)
  • Hartberg +0.5 Asian Handicap @ 1.60 (3/5).

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