FC Union Berlin will visit FSV Mainz 05 on Saturday, 14th of August for a game of football. This Bundesliga match will be played at the MEWA Arena, the home ground of FSV Mainz 05.
Both teams will look forward to this playoff and winning it as both of them are in need of a league match win.
Union needs the win to get in the top 10, while Mainz will need the points to qualify for the European league.
FSV Mainz Vs FC Union Berlin Betting Tips
After returning from the holiday break, Union Berlin has lost all three of its games while going goalless in the same three matches.
In contrast, Mainz has won two and drawn one of its three games since the restart while remaining unbeaten. With 26 goals allowed, the visitors are tied for the Bundesliga’s best defensive record with league leaders Bayern Munich and Freiburg.
Therefore, Mainz ought to be able to earn all possible points on Saturday.
Union Berlin will likely lose to Mainz 0-1.
Our analysis of all the information, including player numbers and recent performances, shows that a win for FSV Mainz is the most likely result of this game, with a probability of 38.78 percent.
Union Berlin’s chances of winning are 34.31 percent, while those of a draw is 26.9 percent.
The 1-0 result is the most likely one for Mainz 05 to win, with a chance of 10.58 percent. The following most likely results are 2-1 (8.32 percent) and 2-0. (6.89 percent ).
The odds of Mainz 05 winning are 0-1 (9.82%) and 1-1, respectively, for a scoreless outcome (12.78 percent ). The chance of the actual score of 3-1 was predicted with a 3.6 percent accuracy.
The results of our data analysis indicated that FSV Mainz would triumph in this game.
FSV Mainz vs FC Union Berlin
Date and Time: August 14, 2022, 13:30 UTC
Venue: Opel Arena, Mainz, Germany
FSV Mainz vs FC Union Berlin Betting Odds
FSV Mainz vs FC Union Berlin Full-Time Score
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FSV Mainz vs FC Union Berlin Both Teams To Score
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FSV Mainz vs FC Union Berlin Total Goals 2.5 (Over/Under)
Due to a great part in their achievements at home, where eight of their 12 league victories came, Union beat all odds last season to finish 11th in their inaugural Bundesliga campaign.
After drawing 1-1 with Mainz there at the end of the previous season, they defeated Paderborn and Dusseldorf there. However, on that occasion, Union played more than half the game with just ten men.
Although Mainz is currently in turmoil, Union, who lost top attacker Sebastian Andersson in the summer, are unlikely to utterly shred Mainz.
Given that three of the capital club’s past four Bundesliga victories have been decided by a single goal, we anticipate a close match and predict a 1-0 Mainz victory.
In the 24th game week of the German Bundesliga, Union Berlin will return to play this weekend and face Mainz on Saturday.
After the winter break, the hosts have made a somewhat underwhelming comeback to competitive play.
In spite of dominating possession in their most recent match against Arminia Bielefeld, they were defeated 1-0 and unable to produce any meaningful chances to tie the score.
Five positions lower than they were before the break, Union Berlin is currently ranked twelfth in the league. Now, they’ll be trying to win again this weekend as they keep up their bid for European soccer.
Mainz, on the other hand, has resumed play with newfound enthusiasm. In their most recent match, they defeated Bayer Leverkusen 3-2 after coming from two goals behind to tie the game and win it with a last-second goal.
With 34 points from 23 games, the guests are now eighth in the Bundesliga standings. They will now try to maintain their improved form and make an effort to reach Europe this weekend.
FSV Mainz vs FC Union Berlin – Injured Players
Dominique Heintz from FSV Mainz is now questionable for Saturday’s encounter after leaving last week’s match against Arminia Bielefeld with a knock.
Both Finn Gilbert Dahmen and Jeremiah St. Juste from FC Union Berlin will be absent from the journey to Berlin on Saturday due to ailments, an ankle and a shoulder.
FSV Mainz vs FC Union Berlin Head-to-Head Stats
According to their head-to-head history, Mainz 05 has only triumphed in one of their six encounters, while Union Berlin has done so four times. Union Berlin and Mainz 05 have played each other once, with a tie.
Union Berlin and Mainz have met 11 times outside of the Bundesliga. Of those games, the hosts have triumphed in four, while the guests have triumphed in one more. Between the two teams, there have been two draws.
The two sides’ most recent league match-up took place back in October. The game was won by Union Berlin 2-1.
Last Five Games For FSV Mainz
- Wormatia Worms 0 – 4 Mainz played on July 2
When Mainz played the game of football, they left the opponents absolutely devastated. They played against Wormatia Worms and defeated them with a staggering score of 4 – 0. Mainz displayed a great offense and defense while Worms felt helpless against this humongous force.
- Mainz 0 – 1 Besiktas played on July 15
After the stunning victory, a loss followed Mainz. When they played against Besiktas, the offensive side of Mainz did not look the best while Besiktas played their best. Mainz failed to score any goals while conceding one. The game was won by Besiktas with a full-time score of 1 – 0.
- Mainz 1 – 0 Newcastle United played on July 18
Mainz then took on Newcastle United in a football game which they comfortably won. The ball was in control of FSV Mainz 05 most of the match while Newcastle struggled to take the ball away. Mainz scored early on and did not let Newcastle United play, snatching the ball and getting the opportunity to score. The score at full-time was 1 – 0 in favor of Mainz.
- Mainz 1 – 1 Athletic Bilbao on July 23
Next was a thrilling game of football in which Athletic Bilbao took on Mainz. This was a classic game of thrilling football as both teams absolutely refused to give up until the very last minute. The final score was 1 – 1, and the match was declared a draw. Mainz sure does know how to entertain fans while playing great football; this match was an elite example of this.
- Erzgebirge Aue 0 – 3 Mainz on 31 July
And in their most recent match, Mainz visited Erzgebirge Aue. Mainz was in control for the most part of the game, and till Erzgebirge Aue tried to come back, it was a bit too late. Mainz scored a total of three goals in this match. Keeping the ball in control for what felt like the whole game, Mainz restricted Aue from scoring at all, keeping the full-time score to 0 – 3.
Last Five Games For FC Union Berlin
- Union Berlin 2 – 1 Bohemians on July 9
Union Berlin won the match against the Bohemians 2 – 1. This was a simple game of football as the Bohemians were not in their best form. Nothing much to talk about this.
- Union Berlin 1 – 0 České Budějovice on July 15
Against České Budějovice, Union Berlin had kind of a hard time but managed to score one goal while conceding none. Union Berlin defeated České Budějovice 1 – 0 in this match.
- Udinese 3 – 3 Union Berlin on July 16
This was a rather interesting match as it was high scoring, and we saw goals every now and then. This kept the fans on the edge of their seats. Udinese gave Union Berlin a tough time and ended the match as a draw with three goals in the name of both sides.
- Union Berlin 1 – 0 Nottingham Forest on July 23
Yet another win for Union Berlin came against Nottingham Forest. Union Berlin played rather simple and scored one goal while conceding none.
- Chemnitzer FC 1 – 2 Union Berlin on July August 1
And lastly, the most recent match was a win for Union Berlin as they won against Chemnitzer FC. The full-time score was 1 – 2 in favor of Berlin.
Bundesliga Points Table
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