Nürnberg and Erzgebirge Aue meet at Grundig‑Stadion, in a match for the 27th round of the 2. Bundesliga. Erzgebirge Aue got a home win by (4‑3), in the last league head‑to‑head, played in 18‑10‑2019. The recent head‑to‑head record favours the home team, since they have a record of 3 wins and 2 losses in the last 5 matches. Although this is a match between 14th and 8th of the league table, it’s actually a match between the 15th best in home matches and the 17th best in away matches.
Analysis of Nürnberg
After 7 wins, 8 draws and 10 losses, the home team is in the 14th position, havinf won 29 points so far. In the last match, they have lost at home against Hannover 96 by (0‑3), after in the previous match they have won (0‑1) an away match against Karlsruher SC. This is a team that usually gets better results in away matches than at home, since they have won 15 points in away matches, with 20 goals scored and 22 conceded, against 14 points won at their stadium, with 14 goals scored and 23 conceded. For the league, Nürnberg won 10 points out of 30 possible points, after 2 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses in the last 10 home matches. The most recurrent result at half‑time in their home league matches was the 1‑0 (6 out of 13 matches). Their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. There is a tendency for goals in their home matches, as 12 of the last 13 for this competition have ended with Over 1,5 goals. In 25 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 9 times and have never been able to turn the score around.
Nuremberg comes from two defeats in a row and the proximity to the relegation zone is a concern. As the championship is balanced, they can’t neglect. Therefore, they have to use the local factor as an ally in the search for the three points. A victory in this round is essential, because if they have a slip up they can be overcome. If this occurs, it would at least mean entering the relegation playoff zone. In this match, Patric Klandt, Andreas Lukse and Paul-Philipp Besong will be left out for being in the medical department.
Analysis of Erzgebirge Aue
The away team is currently in the 8th position of the league, with 34 points won, after 9 wins, 7 draws and 9 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in a home match against Hamburger SV, by (3‑0). In the last match, they lost in an away match against Dynamo Dresden, by (2‑1). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, since they have won 7 points in away matches and 27 at their stadium, with 24 goals scored and 11 conceded at home, against 10 goals scored and 23 conceded in away matches. In the last 10 away league matches Erzgebirge Aue has a record of 3 draws and 7 losses, so they have won 3 points out of 30 possible.
In this competition, they haven’t won any of the last 12 away matches. In 25 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 9 times and have only turned the score around in 2.
The resumption of 2.Bundesliga was very profitable for Erzgebirge Aue. The team won and continues to run a smooth campaign in the competition. If they manage to achieve good results, they will even be able to start fighting for access. Of course, the latter situation is not easy, but it will depend entirely on itself. In relation to the current confrontation, they will try to do their best to add at least one point. In this match, Erik Majetschak, Steve Breitkreuz and Fabian Kalig will be left out for being in the medical department.
Betting suggestion: Over 2,5 goals ⇒ odd 1.75
The Nürnberg team should take the initiative in the game, as they will be playing at home, where it is important not to lose points. The visitors want to surprise and thus achieve a good result in this round. The tendency is for this to be a hectic game with high chances of goals. Our bet suggestion will be that there will occur more than 2.5 goals in the match.