Stuttgart vs Hertha Berlin Prediction & Tips
Stuttgart and Hertha BSC meet at Mercedes ‑ Benz ‑ Arena, in a match for the 21st round of the Bundesliga. In the last head-to-head for this edition of the league, on 10-17-2020, Stuttgart won away by (0-2). The record of direct confrontations in the last 3 years is favorable to the home team, which in the last 5 matches won 3 and lost 2. The home / away condition deserves particular attention, since despite this being a match between 10th and 15th in the league table, it is actually a clash between the 16th ranked in home games and the 15th away.
The home team is currently in 10th position, with 25 points won, after 6 wins, 7 draws and 7 losses. In the penultimate match, they won at home against Mainz 05 by (2‑0). In the last match, they lost in an away match against Bayer Leverkusen by (5‑2). This is a team that tends to achieve more positive results away from home than at home, as they won 17 points away and 8 at home, with 24 goals scored and 19 suffered as away, against 13 goals scored and 15 suffered at home. For the championship, Stuttgart won 8 points out of 27 possible, after 1 victory, 5 draws and 3 defeats in the last 9 games they played in their stadium. Their defense has not been very solid, since they have suffered goals in 9 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 20 matches in the competition, he conceded the first goal 11 times and only managed 1 comeback. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 8 home matches for all competitions: they have conceded 4 of their 10 goals between minutes (31′ ‑ 45 ‘).
Stuttgart comes into this match after a 5×2 loss to Bayer Leverkusen, recording their third loss in their last four Bundesliga games: both of the team’s goals were scored by Sasa Kalajdzic. Now, in this game against Hertha Berlin, coach Pellegrino Matarazzo will have to focus on maintaining possession and positional attacks through the flanks. Right winger Silas Wamangituka is the team’s top scorer, with 11 goals. For this game, the house coach cannot count on Gonzalo Castro, Nicolás González, Clinton Mola, Hamadi Al Ghaddioui, Lilian Egloff and Darko Churlinov, all injured.
The visiting team is currently in 15th position, with 17 points won, after 4 wins, 5 draws and 11 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against Eintracht Frankfurt by (3‑1). In the last match, they lost at home to Bayern München by (0‑1). Curiously, this is a team that has achieved more positive results abroad than in their stadium, since they won 9 points as a visitor and only 8 in their stadium. For the championship, Hertha BSC won 9 points out of a possible 30, after 2 wins, 3 draws and 5 losses in the last 10 away games.
For this competition, they have not won any of the last 6 away matches. In their away league matches the most frequent final result at half ‑ time was 0‑0 (5 out of 10 matches). The team allowed goals to the opponent in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition, so they were not very strong defensively. In 20 games in this competition, he only managed 1 comeback in the 9 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 10 home matches for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: they have conceded 6 of their 16 goals between minutes (76’ ‑ 90 ‘).
Hertha’s team comes into this match after a 0x1 loss at Bayern Munich, adding their fourth consecutive defeat in the Bundesliga. On this day, against Stuttgart, coach Pál Dárdai must present the team in a 4-3-3, with the most advanced positions occupied by Matheus Cunha, Dodi Lukebakio and Krzysztof Piatek. On the other hand, Vladimir Darida is a very important player in the team and is very competent in passing, vision of the game and shooting. For this game the visiting coach cannot count on Dedryck Boyata and Javai Dilrosun, both with physical problems.
Stuttgart – Hertha Berlin FREE TIPS
Stuttgart – Win @ 1.85
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90