Under 3.5 goals at Nurnberg vs Erzgebirge Aue 1/2 for Friday’s Bundesliga II contest
Competition: Bundesliga II
Market: Under 3.5 goals
Odds: 1/2 @ Bet 365
With German football makings its return to action last weekend, a struggling Nurnberg will host promotion outsiders Erzgebirge Aue in what should prove to be another low-scoring encounter on Friday evening.
Starting with the hosts, continuing on what has been an extremely worrying run of form, Nurnberg still find themselves in a battle at the foot of the Bundesliga II table. In their 26 matches this season, they have recorded seven wins, eight draws, and 11 defeats, scoring 34 and conceding 46 in return. With a points tally of 29, Nurnberg open Friday’s fixtures in 15th and holding just a one-point buffer from slipping into the drop zone. As for their recent run of results, the hosts have lost three of their last four Bundesliga II matchups and have drawn a blank in back-to-back appearances. It should also be noted that when the two sides faced off earlier in the season, Nurnberg were hit with a 3-1 defeat.
As for the visitors, while Erzgebirge Aue may have returned from the break with a much-needed three points, they have continued to show some worrying issues on the road. In their 26 Bundesliga II matches this year, they have recorded 10 wins, seven draws, and nine defeats, scoring 37 and conceding 35 in return. With a points tally of 37, they open Friday’s fixtures in sixth and sat seven points adrift of break into the promotion spots. As for their recent run of results, Erzgebirge Aue have won just two of their last eight Bundesliga II matchups and have also failed to win any of their last 11 away appearances. It should also be noted that Friday’s guests have failed to find the net in three of their last four matchups on the road.
Bet: Under 3.5 goals at Nurnberg vs Erzgebirge Aue 1/2 for Friday’s Bundesliga II contest @ Bet 365