Holstein Kiel vs Hamburger SV Predictions and Match Preview

Holstein Kiel vs Hamburger SV
Germany – 2.Bundesliga
Date: Sunday, 23rd December 2018
Kick-off at 12.30 UK/ 13.30 CET
Venue:  Holstein-Stadion (Kiel).

Holstein Kiel hosts Hamburger SV at the Holstein-Stadion, this Sunday. The match completes the 18th round fixtures for both the teams in the German 2.Bundesliga.

Hamburger occupies the first spot in the table and has 37 points against their name on the board. Their record reads 11 wins, four draws, and two losses. The team managed to score 24 goals and conceded 16 in return.

Kiel is the 5th team in league standings. They have secured 27 points from their 17 matches so far. The team won seven matches, drew six and lost the remaining four. They scored 31 goals in the process and conceded 24.

Hamburger won against Duisburg, on the road, in their last fixture. The match saw Hamburger scoring two goals against the hosts. Holstein Kiel lost against Bielefeld, at home, last weekend. The final score was 1-2.

Holstein Kiel vs Hamburger SV Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Hamburger lost the last h2h match against Holstein.
  • Kiel has two losses from their last 11 matches.
  • Hamburger SV is unbeaten in their last 12 games.
  • Kiel was winless in seven of their last 11 home-ties.
  • Hamburger was unbeaten in 14 of their last 14 away matches.

Holstein Kiel vs Hamburger SV Prediction

Hamburger is really out there to prove a point this season. Ever since the beginning of 2018-19, they have not shown any signs of weakness and has made promotion their ultimate objective to achieve, come next summer. They easily topped the table and has a six-point cushion for their promotion spots right now.

The team now sits in a comfortable position as a result of their meticulous planning and flawless execution. They have fared especially well in their away games. No team has conceded fewer goals than Hamburger in away games. They let past just four goals in their eight away ties this season. An average of 0.5 goals per game. It’s logical to bet on Kiel failing to score more than 1.5 goals in this game.

Kiel was winless in three of their last five home-ties, while Hamburger swept away their opponents in their last five attempts on the road. Five wins from five games. Hamburger will easily win at least one half of this match, if not both.

Holstein Kiel vs Hamburger SV Betting Tips

  • Under 1.5 Team Goals by Holstein Kiel @ 1.50 (1/2)
  • Hamburger SV to Win Either Half @ 1.60 (3/5).