Preview updated at 17:30 16/08/2019 UKT
Hamburger SV v Bochum
4.33
Draw
Tipped at 2019-08-14 18:03 UKT (always check current prices before betting)

Hamburger SV vs Bochum Match Preview and Prediction

This coming Friday afternoon (UK time), Hamburger SV will be taking on Bochum at Volksparkstadion with a 5:30pm start. This is a 2 Bundesliga game.

The match will be shown live on BT Sport 2.

Read on for full preview and match prediction.

The stats point to the existence of some decent value in this game.

Betting Odds for Hamburger SV vs Bochum

Backers of the home team can get 1.54 about Hamburger SV using Unibet; backers of the visitors will be offered 7.5 to get with Bochum via Bet365. Bet Victor are 4.5 for the draw.

On the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.67 via Unibet while the best price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.3 with the market-makers at Bet365.

Here are the current best odds for the BTTS market. If you think both teams will score, "Yes" can be backed at 1.75 with Betfair Sportsbook. "No" is available at 2.1 with Bet Victor.

Head To Head

Hamburger SV played Bochum in March for a 2. Bundesliga clash. The match was a draw, with a final score of 0-0.

In the last decade of FTG data, the two sides have clashed 5 times. Hamburger SV have run out winners in 1 of the match-ups when they've met. Bochum have won 2 matches. There have been 2 draws.

For this particular head-to-head, there has been an average of 1.0 goals each match. Hamburger SV have scored an average of 0.4. Bochum score an average of 0.6 per match.

The visiting side, at either ground, has won 40% of these encounters. The home side has prevailed in 20% of them.

Hamburger SV

In 3rd place in 2 Bundesliga with 4 points are Hamburger SV.

Looking at results for the last year, they have played 45 matches. They have 23 wins; 11 draws; and 11 losses. This gives Hamburger SV a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 51%-24%-24%.

In this period, they have an average of 1.82 goals for, and 1.27 goals against.

At home over this time, they have a win rate of 47% (11 wins). There have been 23 home fixtures. 26% (6) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 26% (6) ending in a loss for the home side.

On average they have scored 1.39 times when playing at home in this same period and they have conceded 1.35.

In their last ten matches they have scored 27 times. In this time they have a win rate of 30%. There have been 6 occasions when both Hamburger SV and their opponents have scored. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 8 from their last ten. And they have scored at least once in each of their last 7 matches.

Bochum

Bochum have 1 point in The 2 Bundesliga. They are in 16th position.

There have been 43 matches played by the away team over the course of the last year. They have 12 wins; 14 draws; and 17 losses. This recent form puts Bochum on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 27%-32%-39%.

In this time, they have scored 1.42 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.65 goals on average.

Specifically on their recent away record, they have a win rate of 13% (3 wins) in their 23 away fixtures. 34% (8) of these games away from home have been a draw, with the remaining 52% (12) being a loss.

On average they have scored 1.17 times when playing away in this same period. They have conceded 1.87.

Their recent performance, across all formats, shows that they have scored a total of 19 goals in their last ten matches; 3 of these matches have been wins. The total number of times both Bochum and the other team have scored in these games is 8 out of the ten; the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 8 in the last ten.

They have scored at least once in each of their last 5 matches.

Frog's betting tip for Hamburger SV vs Bochum

A cagey affair is on the cards here. Therefore, Frog's selection in the 1X2 market is to get with the draw; available at 4.33 with Betfair Sportsbook; it is the best value bet.