Karlsruher SC vs Bochum Match Preview and Prediction
Wildparkstadion will see Karlsruher SC welcome Bochum on Sunday 24 May, for a 2 Bundesliga fixture. The kick-off time is 12:30pm (UK).
There is no official UK TV coverage for this game. Frog The Gambler will be providing live scores throughout the match.
The following key findings detail the logic for the tip in this game.
The narrative of the preview introduces the key stats and analytics, and finalises the logic behind the pick. Check the Match Stats panel for further insights.
Betting Odds for Karlsruher SC vs Bochum
In the 1X2, Unibet are best price 2.48 about Karlsruher SC, Bet365 are 3.5 for the draw and Bet365 will give you 2.8 about Bochum. These are the best prices in the FTG database.
On the O/U 2.5 Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.67 via William Hill while the top price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.23 with the market-makers at 888sport.
And the latest bets for the BTTS market. "Yes" is available at 1.57 with William Hill. "No" can be taken at 2.5 with Bet Victor.
Head To Head
In their most recent match-up, Karlsruher SC played Bochum in October in a 2. Bundesliga match. The result was a 3-3 draw.
In the last decade of FTG data, the two sides have met 13 times. Karlsruher SC have won in 1 of these head-to-head matches; Bochum have won 2 matches. The other 10 matches ended in a draw.
There has been an average of 1.69 goals during regulation play. Karlsruher SC have scored an average of 0.85 and their opponents, Bochum score an average of 0.85 per outing.
Focussing on the Home and Away performance numbers, whichever side has been at home has won 7% of these matches and the visitors have got the win 15% of the time.
Ahead of this one, Karlsruher SC have 24 points in the 2 Bundesliga. They are in 17th position.
Looking at results for the last year, they have played 32 matches. They have 9 wins; 11 draws; and 12 losses. This gives Karlsruher SC a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 28%-34%-37%.
In this time, they have scored 1.31 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.5 goals on average.
When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 28% (4 wins) from 14 home fixtures. 35% (5) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 35% (5) ending in a loss.
When on home turf over the last year, their average number of goals scored is 1.5. They have conceded 1.64 on average.
Given the available evidence and the market prices, Frog likes the numbers for Karlsruher SC in this summary.
In 15th place in 2 Bundesliga with 28 points is the away team.
There is a total of 32 matches played by the away team over the recent 12 months. They have 9 wins; 12 draws; and 11 losses. This recent form puts Bochum on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 28%-37%-34%.
In this period, they have an average of 1.59 goals for, and 1.75 goals against.
When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 35% (6 wins) from the latest 17 away fixtures. 23% (4) of these games away from home have been a draw, with the remaining 41% (7) ending in a loss as the away side.
When the visiting side in this time, their average number of goals scored is 1.24 and they have conceded 1.53 on average.
Across all competitions, they are averaging 1.3 goals per game in their most recent ten matches; 3 of these matches have been wins. Of those ten matches, 5 of them have seen both sides score and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 4 games over this same period.
Frog has found no reason to make them the value play in their match against Karlsruher SC. The price cannot be justified.
Frog's betting tip for Karlsruher SC vs Bochum
Karlsruher SC to beat Bochum. This is available at 2.48 with Unibet. This is one of the most interesting bets of the day so if you'd like an interest in the game, Frog backs Karlsruher SC to run out with the win.