Holstein Kiel and Heidenheim meet at Holstein-Stadion, in a match for the 27th round of the 2. Bundesliga. In the last head-to-head for this edition of the league on 15-10-2017, Holstein Kiel got an away win by (3-5). The record of recent direct matches between these two teams could not be more balanced, since there was 1 victory for each team in the last 2 games they played.
The Heidenheim presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor, so in this game the home factor may be decisive.
The home team is currently in the 3 rd position, with 41 points won, after 10 wins, 11 draws and 5 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in a home match against MSV Duisburg, by (5-0). In the last match, they tied in an away match against Bochum, by (1-1). This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 7 draws and 4 losses in away matches, with 26 goals scored and 24 conceded; against 7 wins, 6 draws and 2 losses at their stadium, with 30 goals scored and 16 conceded. In the last 10 home league matches Holstein Kiel has a record of 4 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss, so they have won 17 points out of 30 possible.
For this competition, they have not lost any of the last 9 home matches. They have not been very strong defensively, since they have suffered goals in 7 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches for this competition there is a tendency for goals, since 10 of the last 13 matches have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 26 matches in the competition, he suffered the first goal 11 times and only managed 2 comebacks. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 13 home matches for this competition: they have suffered 6 of their 13 goals between minutes (31′-45 ‘).
The team of Holstein Kiel is going through a negative phase in the championship recently and that left his fans very worried, but at this moment he is improving his performance and comes from two days without losing, so he expects to maintain the regularity from now on . At this moment the local team is in the zone of the playoffs of ascent and its greater desire is to continue in that zone or to arrive at the places of direct ascent, for that reason, in its stadium, with the support of its fans, it will try to reach the victory, even because it faces an adversary that is making a campaign worse than his. For this duel the technician Markus Anfang will not be able to count on Amara Condé, Manuel Janzer and Christopher Lenz, those who are injured.
The away team is currently in the 12 th position of the league, with 34 points won, after 9 wins, 7 draws and 10 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in a home match against Arminia Bielefeld, by (2-2). In the last match, they lost in an away match against Dynamo Dresden, by (3-2). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 5 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses in away matches; against 9 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses at their stadium. For the league, Heidenheim have won 8 points out of 30 possible points, after 1 win, 5 draws and 4 losses in the last 10 away matches. In their away league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 1-0 (6 out of 13 matches). The team has conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, so they have not presented great defensive solidity, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 26 matches in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 13 times and only managed 3 comebacks. In the last 13 away matches for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: they have suffered 9 of their 22 goals between minutes (76’-90 ‘).
The Heidenheim continues in the middle of the table and knows that it is very important to add points in this final part to at least continue where it is until the end of the championship. By playing in the opponent’s field until a draw can be considered a positive result, but if he makes a good display it is possible to win, as such, he will try to surprise his opponent and obtain a positive result. For this match coach Frank Schmidt will not be able to count on Timo Beermann, Arne Feick, Marnon Busch, Kolja Pusch and Maurice Multhaup, who are injured.
Insider TIP: Holstein Kiel to win – 1.52