Hoffenheim vs Eintracht Frankfurt Prediction & Match Preview

Hoffenheim vs Eintracht Frankfurt German Bundesliga prediction by Leaguelane

Hoffenheim vs Eintracht Frankfurt
Germany – Bundesliga
Date: Saturday, 4 December 2021
Kick-off at 14:30 UK / 15:30 CET
Venue: Rhein-Neckar-Arena.

As much as things have remained unchanged at the top position in the Bundesliga since the 2012-13 season. Certainly, the tables have turned for Frankfurt and Hoffenheim. 

The former who finished 5th in the league last season are in the bottom half of the table this time around. On the contrary, the latter has risen through the ranks of the league following their bottom half finish last season as they are currently 5th in the league.

These teams are set to battle it out at the Rhein-Neckar-Arena this Saturday in a league match. Read our Preview, Predictions, and Betting Tips with Analysis here.

Hoffenheim vs Eintracht Frankfurt Head-to-head

  • The Eagles have won 6 consecutive h2h fixtures.
  • Both teams have scored in 7 of the last 8 games.
  • 5 of the last 6 games saw a score line of above 2.5 goals.
  • The visitors have lost just once in their last 6 trips to this stadium.

Analysis

Oliver Glasner’s start to life as the manager of SGE was disastrous. Managing to lead the team to a win in the league just once until the end of October. Things have got better for the coach and his side as they are unbeaten since. They are currently 12th in the table just 2 points behind their opponents for the weekend.

With just a win in the opening 5 games for Hoffenheim, the team has been impressive lately dropping points on just 3 occasions since that run of games. With just domestic competitions to focus on the team is 5th in the German top-flight, 2 points behind a spot in the Champions League.

Hoffenheim vs Eintracht Frankfurt Prediction

This match could go either way considering the excellent forms both teams have been in lately. Hoffenheim are the bookies’ favourites to seal all 3 points.

1899 has scored an average of 3 goals in the last 5 fixtures. While the visitors have found the back of the net twice in all their preceding 5 matches. It is unlikely we will see a low scoring contest.

Both teams have scored a plethora of goals and most of it in the second half. Both teams scoring in the second half should be good value.

Hoffenheim vs Eintracht Frankfurt Betting Tips

  • Over 2.5 goals @ 1.57 odds.
  • Both teams to score in the second half @ 2.62 odds.