TSV Hartberg line up against visiting rivals Austria Vienna at Profertil Arena Hartberg in this Bundesliga match on Saturday.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for TSV Hartberg v Austria Vienna can be found here (plus the best game odds).
TSV Hartberg prepare for this match following on from a 1-1 Bundesliga draw against WSG Swarovski Tirol.
The only name on the scoresheet from TSV Hartberg was Rajko Rep (74'). Kelvin Yeboah (30') scored for WSG Swarovski Tirol.
Hartberg have been finding it hard to keep clean sheets of late, although they’ve also done enough to convert their own chances into goals. Looking at their last 6 games, Hartberg have been punished defensively in 6 of them as well as scoring in 5 of those games. Nonetheless, we’ll just have to find out whether that trend shall be replicated in this match.
Coming into this meeting, TSV Hartberg haven’t won at home in the past 10 matches in the league. It’s been disappointing.
After being defeated in their last game at the hands of Red Bull Salzburg in Bundesliga competition, Austria Vienna and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
Mërgim Berisha (62') and Patson Daka (91') scored for Red Bull Salzburg.
The stats tell the story, and Austria Vienna have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, with opponents netting 7 goals overall. In defence, Die Veilchen have not been doing too well.
Head to head
Looking over their prior head-to-head meetings dating back to 30/09/2018 tells us that TSV Hartberg have won 1 of them & Austria Vienna 3, with the number of drawn results standing at 2.
21 goals were scored between the two sides in these games, with 7 for Hartberg and 14 netted by Die Veilchen. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.5.
Team News: TSV Hartberg
Bakary Nimaga (Knee Injury) and Michael John Lema (Cruciate Ligament Injury) are unavailable for Hartberg manager Markus Schopp.
Team News: Austria Vienna
Austria Wien manager Peter Stöger has to contend with a number of unavailable players. Michael Madl (Ruptured sideband in the knee), Dominik Fitz (Syndesmotic ligament tear), Alon Turgeman (Torn Muscle Fibre) and Vesel Demaku (Shoulder Injury) can’t be considered.
We envisage that TSV Hartberg would be disappointed if they were not to breach the defence of this Austria Vienna side, however a single goal isn’t likely to prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We’re going for a close game with a 1-2 victory for Austria Vienna at full-time. Let’s just see how this one goes.
What are the top odds for this match?
Looking at what the bookmakers’ view is of this game in the 90 min. result market, a victory for TSV Hartberg is best priced at 3.4, a bet on the draw is 3.94 and betting on the winner to be Austria Vienna can get you 2.1. These are the best bets being offered at the current time.