Hertha Berlin VS Mainz ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Hertha Berlin vs Mainz
Hertha Berlin and Mainz meet at the Olympiastadion Berlin in a match for the 23rd Bundesliga round. Mainz won 1-0 at home last time they faced each other in this edition of the league on 23-09-2017. The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the home team, who in the last 4 matches won 3 and lost 1. Indeed, in the last showdown at this stage, for the Bundesliga on 27-11-2016, Hertha Berlin won by ( 2-1). The goals of the match were scored by V. Ibišević (36 ‘and 67’) for Hertha Berlin and A. Seydel (25 ‘) for Mainz. In this match the house factor could play a decisive role, as Mainz has shown differences in performance in their games at home and as a visitor.
Hertha Berlin Team News
The home team is currently in 11th place with 30 points earned after 7 wins, 9 draws and 6 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied at home to Hoffenheim for (1-1). In the last match, he won away to Bayer Leverkusen by (0-2). This is a team little affected by the house factor, that is, presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 matches has 4 wins, 5 draws and 6 defeats as a visitor, with 18 goals scored and 18 conceded, against 5 victories , 6 draws and 4 defeats at home, with 21 goals scored and 20 conceded. In the last 10 home games for the championship, Hertha Berlin have won 3, 4 and 3 defeats, having won 13 points out of 30. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, but his attack has regularly scored as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches in this competition. There is a tendency for goals in their home games, as 11 of the last 11 matches they played for this competition ended with over 1.5 goals. In 22 games in the competition, he never managed to turn the scoring in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal. There are 1 highlights in the last 11 home games in this competition: he scored 6 of his 17 goals in the minutes (46′-60 ‘).
Hertha Berlin vs Mainz Stats
Hertha Berlin are on the pitch for a little less pressure after being able to find their way back from winning the Bundesliga, ending a fast that lasted four games, although they suffered only one defeat in that period. In the last round, the team had little volume, but showed a great defensive performance and managed to seize the few opportunities, thus defeating Bayer Leverkusen away from home. As shown in this match, the team has been highlighted by the consistency of its defensive system, which is now among the seven least leaked of the competition. However, his attack is not having the same success, being the least that finishes in the championship. The 4-2-3-1 has been the tactical scheme most used by coach Dardai, who must keep Pekarik on the right side.
Mainz Team News
After 5 wins, 5 draws and 12 losses, the visiting team is in 16th place, having won 20 points. In the last match, he lost to Hoffenheim (4-2), after having lost at home in a game against Bayern Munich (0-2). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when played with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games has recorded 1 win, 5 draws and 9 defeats as a visitor, with a total of 17 goals scored and 32 conceded. Already inside the home, he won 7 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses, with a total of 25 goals scored and 28 conceded. In the last 10 matches away from the league, Mainz have had 4 draws and 6 defeats, having won 4 points out of 30.
For this competition, you have not won any of the last 11 games outside of your stadium. In his league games as a visitor, the most frequent result in the interval was 0-0 (4 out of 11 matches). Defensive solidity has not been his strong point as he has conceded at least one goal in each of the last 10 games but his attack has regularly scored as he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games for this competition. There is a tendency to have goals in their away games, as 10 of the last 11 matches they played for this competition ended with over 1.5 goals. In 22 games in this competition, only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard in the 16 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 11 away games for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: scored 4 of his 11 goals between minutes (76′-90 ‘).
Mainz are still unable to show signs of reaction within the Bundesliga and are still in a very difficult situation as they come from three consecutive defeats and have not balanced their opponents’ net in two of them. In their last showdown, the team missed many passes, had little possession of the ball and finished only six times, suffering another defeat, this time against Hoffenheim.
Hertha Berlin vs Mainz Predictions
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