Struggling FC Koln are in for a tough assignment when going up against top side Wolfsburg this coming Saturday at Volkswagen Arena. Wolfsburg find themselves brilliantly placed 3rd in the table on 51 points from 26 games. In 16th place FC Koln are 28 points behind in the standings.
It is top against bottom and Wolfsburg should prove to be too strong for FC Koln.
Stats and facts for Wolfsburg and FC Koln.
- Wolfsburg unbeaten the last 12 matches in a row at home;
- Wolfsburg has won in the last 4 of 5 matches;
- Wolfsburg scored in the last 21 of 23 matches;
- Wolfsburg have not conceded in the last 8 of 10 matches.
- FC Koeln did not win the last 6 matches in a row;
- FC Koeln has lost the last 3 matches in a row when playing away;
- FC Koeln has lost in the last 4 of 5 matches when playing away;
- FC Koeln conceded the last 10 matches in a row.
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Form Wolfsburg vs FC Koln
The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
Wolfsburg continue to collect points.
Wolfsburg will be out to extend their fine run of results lately. In their last 3 matches Wolfsburg was defeated 2-1 by Hoffenheim, followed by a 5-0 win against Schalke 04. Their most recent match brought a 2-1 win against Werder Bremen.
FC Koln struggling for results.
FC Koln go into this encounter on the back of some poor performances in the league. In their last 3 matches FC Koln ended with a 1-1 draw against Werder Bremen, followed by a 2-1 defeat against Union Berlin. Their most recent match brought a 2-2 draw with B. Dortmund.
Just limiting an expected defeat might be the target for FC Koln here. Siding with Wolfsburg at odds 1.50 is a no-brainer in the kind of form they are displaying.
Wolfsburg v FC Koln Fixture History
The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights that are worth considering before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
Yet another stalemate?
Wolfsburg and FC Koln had to settle for a point each in their most recent 1. Bundesliga match which finished with a 2-2 scoreline. With just 5 of their previous 10 matches going over 2.5 goals, the value bet could be going for under 2.5 goals. Wolfsburg go into their upcoming match against FC Koln with a 2-5-3 record in recent meetings in the 1. Bundesliga.
Wolfsburg are 3rd with 51 points after 26 games. FC Koln ranks as 16th in the table on 23 points.
Full Time Betting
According to bookmakers Wolfsburg have a 67% chance of beating FC Koln. That equals odds of 1.50 on Wolfsburg to win, while the draw sits at 4.00. Placing a bet on the away win for FC Koln returns you odds 6.50. Wolfsburg won 8 of their previous 10 home league games. In contrast FC Koln lost 5 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 53%. This equals odds 1.87 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 1.87. The last 10 home league games for Wolfsburg averaged 3.2 goals per game with BTTS paying out 5 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for FC Koln the average total goals were 2.9 with 5 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.
Looking at the prices on offer by the bookmakers, the chance of this match going over 2.5 goals is 57%. This equals odds 1.75 if you wish to place a bet on OVER 2.5 goals. Speculating in the opposite outcome of under 2.5 goals pays out at 1.95. The last 10 home league games of Wolfsburg had an average of 3.2 goals per match. Of their last 10 home matches 6 went over 2.5 goals. FC Koln’s last 10 away league games averaged 2.9 goals per game. Meanwhile, 7 of FC Koln’s last 10 away matches offered over 2.5 goals.