Union Berlin (@8.5) vs Dortmund (@1.28)
21-08-2019

Our Prediction:

Dortmund will win

Union Berlin – Dortmund Match Prediction | 21-08-2019

Augsburg were in for a humiliating 5-1 defeat in their opener on the road against the runners up of last season Borussia Dortmund. Despite taking the initial lead with a goal in the opening minutes, Augsburg crumbled soon after, as their foes managed to grab a level within two minutes and then four more by the end of the ninety minutes.

You will find what results teams Union Berlin and Borussia Dortmund usually end matches with divided into first and second half. Also you can check the statistics of possession, shots, corners, offsides, and many other applications. In the section Schedule you will find full schedule of both teams for the whole season. Our site is not limited to only as this. Check Odds stats (Tab Stats->odds), where you will find graphical statistics bet Under / Over and Handicap.In tab Form(Stats->form) you find graph teams form and a list of all matches of Union Berlin and Borussia Dortmund in season. We invite you to check Union Berlin and Borussia Dortmund match statistict (Tab Stats->Match statistics), where you will find out who is the best scorer. In tab Goals stats (tab Stats->Goals stats) check how many loses and scored goals per game, how many games won and lost to zero.

Borussia Dortmund Team News

But despite being a Bundesliga 2 side FC Union Berlin are also undefeated this season and currently sit at third in the second division. The Black and Yellows will be hoping to progress to the third round of the DFB Pokal after winning their first game against SpVgg Greuther Frth in dramatic fashion. With big games coming up in the next two weeks, Borussia Dortmund could rest a number of big players for the tie.

Union Berlin, on the other hand, are fully focused on securing promotion to the German top flight, therefore, we do not believe that they are going to spoil Borussia Dortmunds party at Signal-Iduna-Park. Bundesliga side on penalties. When the two teams met in the DFB Pokal two seasons ago the Millionaires defeated the 2. The Millionaires have been producing splendid displays under Lucien Favre this season and we are positive that they are going to give fans yet another reason for celebration on Wednesday evening. A man to watch in the home team will be USA international Christian Pulisic, who is likely to be recalled to the starting XI. After dropping two points in a 2-2 draw with Hertha at the weekend, Borussia Dortmund will be looking to return to winning ways when they host Union Berlin at their Signal-Iduna-Park in the German Cup round 2.

On average in direct matches both teams scored a 3.67 goals per Match.Union Berlin in actual season average scored 2.36 goals per match. Below the text is a list of the direct games. Borussia Dortmund average scored 4.00 goals per match in season 2019. In 3 (75.00%) matches in season 2019 played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals. 1 matches ended in a draw. In 5 (83.33%) matches played away team was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals. In 4 (100.00%) matches played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. Borussia Dortmund won 2 matches. Teams Union Berlin Borussia Dortmund played so far 3 matches.Union Berlin won 0 direct matches. Below you will find a lot of statistics that make it easier Predict the result for a match between both teams. In 6 (100.00%) matches played away was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals.

DFB Pokal Preview: Borussia Dortmund vs Union Berlin

Manuel Schmiedebach was born in Berlin, Germany on December 5, 1988 and it has to be noted that he has 10 caps for Germany U19 team. After playing 46 games in the league for Hannover II he made his debut for the first-team on August 8, 2009 in a 1-0 loss to his former club Hertha. His main position is defensive midfield, but he is used as a right-back as well if needed.

Dortmund are on course for a great campaign, and theyll want to keep all trophy avenues open. That makes this weeks clash with Union Berlin a big one for the hosts, who are massive favourites for this clash with opposition from the second tier. Theyve made an excellent start in the Champions League too, which included their thumping 4-0 win over Atletico Madrid. Its been a fantastic season for Borussia Dortmund so far, as they sit top of the league after a quarter of the campaign.

In 4 appearances he has scored 7 goals with an average of 3 shots per game. The return of Paco Alcacer will also make a big difference as not only is he the clubs top scorer but he is also one of the best finishers in Europe so far. Youngster Jadon Sancho is in sublimeform after scoring a brace at the weekend, which made him the clubs youngest player to do so. This shows the Alcacer will play a key role in Dortmundsupcoming games as poor finishing cost them from earning all 3 points over the weekend.

Union Berlin Team News

Though a win seemed to be in Dortmunds grasp, their missed chances came back to haunt them as Hertha equalised with a penalty in the 90th minute. Although they dropped, points the team know they still have the quality to dominate games and come out on top. The league leaders are undefeated in all competitions but suffered a minor setback in their title aspirations after a draw against Hertha Berlin.

The last time these two sides met was in 2016 in the second round of the DFB Pokal. It was a very close game that could have gone either way but Dortmund eventually went through on penalties thanks to the heroics of Roman Weidenfeller who saved 2 penalties. Dortmund went on to win the competition with a 2-1 win over Frankfurt in the final.

The switch will also allow Achraf Hakimi to play at right back. Although he hasnt had a lot of game time he is still bringing experience to a very young defence. The Black and Yellows will be without the likes of Akanji, Schmelzer, Delaney, and Lukasz Piszczek. But it isnt all good news for Dortmund as the team is facing some injury concerns in defense. Although Dahoud is a viablereplacement for Delaney, Dortmund will have to play Omer Toprak who replaced Piszczek in the 92nd minute giving him his first appearanceof the season.

Borussia Dortmund will be hosting 2. Bundesliga side Union Berlin in the second round of the DFB Pokal at the Westfalenstadion on Wednesday.

The visitors have a solid record in the Pokal, with their last seven matches in this competition seeing both teams score. Union Berlin will want to follow that up with a strike away to Dortmund, and the fact that the hosts are set to rest players will offer the capital outfit a chance to find the net in this visit. On the road, their previous nine outings in the cup have seen them score.

Theyve made an excellent start in the Champions League too, which included their thumping 4-0 win over Atletico Madrid. Dortmund are on course for a great campaign, and theyll want to keep all trophy avenues open. Its been a fantastic season for Borussia Dortmund so far, as they sit top of the league after a quarter of the campaign. That makes this weeks clash with Union Berlin a big one for the hosts, who are massive favourites for this clash with opposition from the second tier.