Before the round - German DFB Pokal

    Before the round - German DFB Pokal

    German DFB Pokal is returning this week with some next stage fixtures.

     

    Hamburger SV - Nürnberg

     

    On Tuesday we have Hamburger SV, who play host Nürnberg.

    Hamburger SV is on top of the Bundesliga 2 standing and might win against the relegating top-flight team of Nürnberg.

    • Hamburger SV are reaching an an average of 4.00 goals in DFB Pokal games.
    • In Hamburger SV's 3 most recent DFB Pokal matches, there have been over 2.5 goals scored.
    • Nürnberg is on poor form having lost 5 of their last 6 matches in all competitions.
    • Nürnberg have lost in 4 of their 6 most recent away matches in all competitions.
    • Prediction: Hamburger SV @ 2.07

     

    MSV Duisburg - Paderborn

     

    In another Tuesday fixture, Paderborn travel to meet MSV Duisburg.

    We can expect a tough one between those two teams from Bundesliga 2.

    • MSV Duisburg have won just 1 of their last 6 matches in all competitions.
    • On average, MSV Duisburg have scored 2.00 goals in their last matches in DFB Pokal.
    • Paderborn have achieved 5 wins in their last 6 games of their DFB Pokal season.
    • Paderborn have achieved a 4 game half time/full time winning streak in their last 6 matches (DFB Pokal).
    • Prediction: Paderborn @ 2.25

     

    Schalke 04 - Fortuna Düsseldorf

     

    On Wednesday night, Schalke 04 host Fortuna Düsseldorf in a mach of German DFB Pokal.

    Schalke 04 have shown prominent results against their rival and are expected to win the match.

    • Schalke 04 have achieved 5 wins in their last 7 games of their DFB Pokal season.
    • In Schalke 04's last 5 DFB Pokal matches, there have been under 2.5 goals.
    • Fortuna Düsseldorf are conceding an average of 0.50 goals in their DFB Pokal games.
    • Fortuna Düsseldorf have been undefeated in 4 of their last 6 away matches in all competitions.
    • Prediction: Schalke 04 @ 1.69

     

    Hertha BSC - Bayern München

     

    Bayern München will face Hertha BSC in another fixture from Wednesday night.

    This will be a really challenging task for Hertha BSC, who haven't been consistent this season.

    • The average number of goals scored by Hertha BSC is 2.00 for their matches in DFB Pokal.
    • In their 6 most recent home matches, Hertha BSC has lost twice.
    • Bayern München have managed to win in 5 of their most recent 6 games in DFB Pokal.
    • A period of 6 straight away games without a defeat marks the DFB Pokal campaign of Bayern München.
    • Prediction: Bayern München @ 1.33