NEWS

BSC v SC Freiburg: Bundesliga Match-day 7

Photo Credit: AP

Hertha at home against Freiburg – Saturday – 3:30pm GMT – The Olympiastadion.

This clash sees fifth play twelfth, as struggling Freiburg visit the Olympiastadion to face Hertha.

This season’s Bundesliga campaign, has so far seen BSC achieve six points

Hertha suffered an away loss to RB Leipzig in their last outing, they will doubtless be keen get a positive outcome in this fixture.

Hertha have now lost four of their last six meetings, a worrying statistic that has to be addressed by Manager Pal Dardai. Their position is twelfth in the League, and they have six points having won two meetings and lost four matches.

Hertha have won one game and lost one game of their two League matches at home this season.

A victory for BSC would put them on 9 points.

It is likely that five key players will miss Saturday’s fixture, which is something of a concern for Pal Dardai and his Hertha team.

SC Freiburg have 12 points to their name, going into this tie

Freiburg come to this game on the back of a victory, having beaten Augsburg 3-0 at the Schwarzwald-Stadion.

Freiburg keep finding ways to win, having secured three victories in their last five games is astonishing this season. They currently stand fifth in the League, with 12 points having won three meetings and drawn three fixtures.

Freiburg have won one game and drawn two matches of their three League matches playing away this season.

SC Freiburg will have 15 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

Good atacking and defensive team

Freiburg have shown a consistency in defence, having so far only conceded four goals in their previous fixtures. Freiburg have a good scoring record this season, with nine netted so far (8 from open play and one penalty). This season, their stand-out attacking players have been Lucas Holer (2), Woo-yeong Jeong (2), and Vincenzo Grifo (2).

Freiburg’s squad has depth, but even so, Christian Streich is likely to be missing two of they key players when they start Saturday’s game.

BSC v SC Freiburg – Head-to-Head.

Hertha and Freiburg have faced each other 30 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Hertha’s favour (11 – 8). In addition, Freiburg have not been able to over-turn Hertha on the last three fixtures. May 2021 was the most recent time these two clashed in this competition and BSC took all three points winning 3-0. In the last game between this pair, both sides got on the scoresheet and it’s rated at 59.17% that they both find the back of the net once again on Saturday.

There is a 40.49 percent probability of a Freiburg win.

YOU MAY LIKE