Heidenheim will be looking to improve on their last outing here following a 2-1 Bundesliga 2 loss in their previous game against Erzgebirge Aue.
The only player to score from Heidenheim was Tobias Mohr (87'). Malcolm Cacutalua (54') and Pascal Testroet (79') scored for Erzgebirge Aue.
Frank Schmidt’s Heidenheim have hit the target a sum total of 7 times over their last 6 outings. The corresponding number of goals that they have conceded in those same fixtures stands at 9.
A look at their previous results shows us that Heidenheim:
- haven’t lost in the league to Osnabruck in their last 2 matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 14 home league matches. What a fortress they have created.
In their last fixture, Osnabruck drew 0-0 in the Bundesliga 2 match with VfL Bochum.
Marco Grote’s Osnabruck have managed to stick the ball in the net 10 times in the course of their latest six matches. The total of goals that have been scored against them during that period equals 5.
Analysis of their past results shows that Osnabruck:
- haven’t won against Heidenheim when they’ve played them away from home in the last 2 league matches.
- haven’t been defeated in their previous 7 league matches away from home.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 5 matches in the league.
Head to head
An examination of their prior head to head meetings dating back to 20/10/2012 tells us that Heidenheim have won 3 of these games and Osnabruck 2, with the tally of draws standing at 1.
A sum of 19 goals were scored between them in these games, with 11 of them for Heidenheim and 8 being from Osnabrück. The average number of goals per game works out to 3.17.
Team News: Heidenheim
Maximilian Thiel (Knee Surgery) and Oliver Hüsing (Ankle Surgery) won’t be playing for Heidenheim gaffer Frank Schmidt.
Team News: Osnabruck
Owing to a completely healthy squad ready to go, Osnabruck manager Marco Grote doesn’t have any fitness worries at all coming into this clash.
Looking at these two teams, we feel that Osnabruck should get enough chances to find the back of the net against this Heidenheim lineup, but it possibly won’t quite be enough to avoid defeat.
We are anticipating a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 winning score for Heidenheim after the 90. Let’s see what eventuates.
What are the best odds for the game?
Looking at the bookies’ prices on the 90 minute result market, putting your money on Heidenheim can be had for 2.3, going for a drawn result is 3.5 and staking on the winner to be Osnabruck can be had at 3.2. They’re the most competitive returns that can be secured at present.