Werder Bremen arrive for their match on RheinEnergieSTADION on 14:30 7th March in round 24 of 1. Bundesliga as huge favorites with the bookmakers. Home side FC Koln could spring a surprise though, as form is not great for the visitors right now. FC Koln lie 14th in the table on 21 points after 23 games. 5 points ahead after 22 matches Werder Bremen find themselves in a reasonable 12th place.
Four straight defeats have put a serious dampener on the mood around FC Koln. They could be in for another rout against Werder Bremen.
Stats and facts for FC Koln and Werder Bremen.
- FC Koeln has lost the last 3 matches in a row;
- FC Koeln conceded in the last 10 of 12 matches;
- Total goals was OVER 2.5 in FC Koeln’s last 5 of 7 matches;
- FC Koeln conceded the last 7 matches in a row.
- Werder Bremen conceded in the last 7 of 9 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Werder Bremen’s last 2 of 4 matches.
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Form FC Koln vs Werder Bremen
The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
FC Koln hoping for fresh start.
Following a string of disappointments in the league FC Koln will certainly be hoping to do better this week. In their last 3 matches FC Koln were hammered by Eintracht in a 2-0 defeat, followed by a 1-0 defeat against VfB Stuttgart. Their most recent match brought a 5-1 defeat against Bayern München.
Werder Bremen continue to collect points.
Werder Bremen look to extend their current momentum with another positive result. In their 3 latest outings Werder Bremen split the points in a 0-0 draw against Freiburg and went on to a 4-0 defeat against Hoffenheim. Their latest game produced a 2-1 win against Eintracht.
With Werder Bremen in such good form in recent weeks and FC Koln performing poorly, siding with Werder Bremen at odds 2.63 seems like a no-brainer.
FC Koln v Werder Bremen Fixture History
The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights that are worth considering before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
Betting on the draw would have earned you a sound profit the last time FC Koln played Werder Bremen at Wohninvest WESERSTADION. The pair were evenly matched on the day and played out a 1-1 scoreline. A high scoring match is a fairly rare occurence when these two face off as 7 of the previous 10 matches paid out on under 2.5 goals. Each side claimed 2 wins in their last 10 meetings in the 1. Bundesliga, while 6 matches ended in a draw. A very equal encounter seem to be on the cards here with a draw being the high value bet.
FC Koln lie 14th in the table on 21 points after 23 games. 5 points ahead after 22 games Werder Bremen find themselves in a satisfactory 12th place.
Full Time Betting
FC Koln are favorites with the bookmakers to win their upcoming match. Betting on a home win will pay out at 3.00, as bookies predict FC Koln are in with a 33% chance of beating Werder Bremen. If you wish to bet the draw, there are odds at 3.10 on offer, while an away win for Werder Bremen pays out at 2.63. FC Koln won just 1 of their last 10 home league games, while Werder Bremen won 2 of their last 10 away league games.
Looking at the prices on offer by the bookmakers, the chance of this match seeing both teams to score (BTTS) lies at 52%. This equals odds 1.91 if you wish to place a bet on BTTS. Speculating in the opposite outcome that at least one side keeps a clean sheet pays out at 1.83. The last 10 home league games for FC Koln averaged 2.6 goals per game with BTTS paying out 6 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for Werder Bremen the average total goals were 2.9 with 6 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.
According to the bookmakers the chance of this match having over 2.5 goals is just 42%. Should you fancy a punt, there are odds around 2.38 available if you bet OVER 2.5 goals. Going the opposite direction and betting on under 2.5 goals pays out at odds 1.57. FC Koln’s last 10 home league matches saw an average of 2.6 goals a game. 5 of FC Koln’s last 10 home matches had over 2.5 goals. Werder Bremen’s last 10 away league games averaged 2.9 goals per game. 4 of the last 10 away matches for Werder Bremen went over 2.5 goals.