Join us for part II betting preview as we’ll take a look at some thrilling encounters set to take place this weekend in the Bundesliga.
The vast majority of the games of round 22 will be played on Saturday, however there are some matches reserved for Sunday as well and these games will undoubtedly please hard core fans. According to German gambling news, Schalke will face Werder Bremen at home and looking at their current form the hosts will probably emerge as the winners of the encounter.
• Schalke will face Werder Bremen at home
• Moenchengladbach will lock horns with Hamburger away
• Wolfsburg will host Hertha Berlin in a thrilling game
The final game on Saturday will see Koln and Hannover go head to head as they both bid to make progress in the league. On Sunday sporting enthusiasts will have a chance to witness a great clash that involves Hamburger and Moenchengladbach. And lastly, Wolfsburg will play against Hertha Berlin at home where they will most likely easily kill off the match.
Schalke vs Bremen and Koln vs Hannover
At the start of almost every season in the German top flight, Schalke set out a plan to conquer the league and lift the trophy in the end. However, that plan never pans out as they always get sidetracked with a number of issues. Now they find themselves sitting in 4th place trying to break into the top 3 so that they could automatically qualify for Champions League next season. And for their next game against Bremen they have been given favorite odds 2.00 (1/1), per Bet365 .
The visiting team have been dealt underdog chances 3.80 (14/5), due to their standing in the league. However, they are not that bad considering they now sit in 8th position with an overall of 29 points. What is quite remarkable is that over the last 5 games they managed to defeat all of their opponents, so their form couldn’t be better than it is now. But their record while playing on the road is not impressive having notched 2 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses.
Koln will face Hannover at home on Saturday evening in a game that is scheduled as the last one on the agenda for that day. The home side lie in 11th with an overall of 24 points form 21 games so far this season. Their performances haven’t been great which is why they have hit a form in which they recorded 2 losses, 2 draws and only 1 win. Bet365 has set their odds at 2.30 (13/10).
Hannover sit 1 place above their next opponents and have so far accumulated 25 points in total, according to mobile betting sites.Their form is rather uncertain having recorded 2 draws and 3 losses, while their away record stands at 2 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses. A draw is a likely event for this game the odds for the game are 3.20 (11/5), whereas a win for Hannover are 3.30 (23/10).
Hamburger vs Moenchengladbach and Wolfsburg vs Hertha Berlin
Hamburger have just recently bought back their former striker Ivica Olic from Wolfsburg, having previously played for The Dinosaurs from 2007 until 2009. They will be hoping that he can help them against Moenchengladbach on Sunday afternoon, when the two sides will clash. Bet365 has given the hosts odds of unlikely chances 3.00 (2/1), due to their recent performance which has seen them record 4 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses at home.
Moenchengladbach on the other hand are flying high at the moment, thanks to their great group of players, which also boasts Thorgan Hazard (Eden Hazard’s younger brother). They have 36 points and occupy 3rd spot in the Bundesliga however their away record is a bit ambiguous (3 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses). Although their haven’t performed as well while playing away, Bet365 ranks them as favorites 2.40 (7/5), while a draw stands at 3.30 (23/10).
And the last encounter of matchday 22 will take place between Wolfsburg and Hertha Berlin. This game should produce some thrilling action as Wolfsburg have sold Ivica Olic in order to pave the way for Andre Schurrle, who will be looking to put on a good show for the fans. The Wolves are currently in 2nd with 44 points right behind Bayern and they maintain an almost impeccable home record (9 wins, 2 draws and 0 losses).
Hertha on the other hand have been struggling lately in the relegation zone as they sit in 17th place with only 21 points. Due to their negative performances, online sportsbooks in Germany strongly favor Wolfsburg to seal an easy win 1.33 (1/3), while a Hertha have been assigned completely unlikely chances 9.00 (8/1). A draw 5.25 (17/4) is most that the visiting side can hope for, however The Wolves should be able to easily overcome their opponents.